Recycling Articles

Corporate recycling policies, waste management, and relamping strategies for facility managers are among the topics covered in this section.

Closed Loop Paper Use

Closed Loop Paper Use

TD Bank is participating in a program to ensure a portion of paper used at its facilities is recycled and...Read More...

On The Road To Zero Waste, $20 At A Time

On The Road To Zero Waste, $20 At A Time

GAF’s Cobra® Ridge Vent plant, located in the northern Atlanta suburb of Cumming, GA, is a bright, highly automated, state-of-the-art facility — the type one might associate more with the production of silicon wafers than roofing ventilation products. The company and the team that runs this facility take its environmental role seriously. This includes waste management, and after a three-year effort, the plant...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Waste Management, Recycling, and Diversion from IEA

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Waste Management, Recycling, and Diversion from IEA

The International Environmental Alliance (IEA) provides full service waste management, recycling, and diversion services for facilities of all types and...Read More...

Untapped Resource: “Cash For Clunkers” Lighting Program

Untapped Resource: “Cash For Clunkers” Lighting Program

By qualifying for the Commercial Building Tax Deduction (CBTD), commercial lighting system owners can derive a tax benefit to help offset the cost of a new lighting system or lighting system improvement, up to 60¢ per square...Read More...

Recycling At Vancouver Convention Centre

Recycling At Vancouver Convention Centre

The facility has been recognized by the Recycling Council of British...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Dual Drive Scrap Chopper From Sweed Machinery

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Dual Drive Scrap Chopper From Sweed Machinery

Sweed Machinery, Inc. has launched this latest product to help generators of scrap plastic...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Rubber Flooring Recycling Partnership

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Rubber Flooring Recycling Partnership

Roppe has partnered with Starnet® Worldwide to accelerate rubber floor recycling through its IMPACT program, which was launched in...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: UNO Reverse Vending Machines From TOMRA

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: UNO Reverse Vending Machines From TOMRA

These machines enable facility managers to ensure recyclable containers end up in the correct...Read More...

Carpet Innovators Partner To Create Filler From Waste

Carpet Innovators Partner To Create Filler From Waste

The partnership between Mohawk Industries and Polar Materials, Inc. will result in a carpet backing filler created from recycled carpet waste—advancing post-consumer recycling efforts and reducing the amount of carpet waste sent to the landfill every...Read More...

EPDM Recycling Program Achieves Milestone

EPDM Recycling Program Achieves Milestone

In all, roughly 1.25 million pounds of reclaimed EPDM membrane has been diverted from landfills in the past three...Read More...