Recycling Articles

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

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...

IRN Sends Relief Supplies To Haiti

IRN Sends Relief Supplies To Haiti

On February 2, the Institution Recycling Network (IRN) shipped a 15,000 pound load of relief supplies, including 120 mattresses from Brown University, medical supplies from New England Baptist Hospital, and more than 2,500 liters of bottled water from Max's Blues Café in Brockton,...Read More...

Friday Funny: For The Office That Has Everything

Friday Funny: For The Office That Has Everything

Got $100,000? Got loads of office paper that's ready for recycling? Well, one Japanese firm will soon be releasing the perfect solution: White...Read More...

NSA Facility Recycling Efforts

NSA Facility Recycling Efforts

Armstrong World Industries has named the National Security Agency (NSA) in Ft. Meade, MD as its 2009 Ceiling Recycler of the...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Total Resource Management By Geocycle LLC

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Total Resource Management By Geocycle LLC

This service provides companies with a full suite of solutions focused on re-using, recycling and co-processing waste in the most beneficial...Read More...

Friday Funny: Fox And Family Guy Push The Green Envelope

Friday Funny: Fox And Family Guy Push The Green Envelope

What happens when you incorporate the (sometimes) tedious concept of recycling into one of the most popular, yet controversial programs on television? Check out these clips from the folks who bring you "Family...Read More...

Recycling Award For Convention Center

Recycling Award For Convention Center

Cardboard is one of the largest waste materials produced at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati,...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: German Recycling Gets Creative

FRIDAY FUNNY: German Recycling Gets Creative

The follow images were sent to me by two different people. They illustrate the creative adaptation of objects once they've reached the end of their original useful...Read More...

Envion Launches Plastic Waste to Oil Converter

Envion Launches Plastic Waste to Oil Converter

The Envion Oil Generator (EOG) converts any type of plastic waste into high quality, synthetic light medium oil for less than $10 per...Read More...