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  1. The Ultimate 9 Quick Tips To Recycle More Plastics

    Recycling helps conserve natural resources, reduce waste, prevent pollution, save energy, create jobs -- and sustain the environment for future generations. And, the variety of products and packages created from recycled plastics is extensive and just keeps growing

  2. Carton Recycling Reaches Major Milestone

    The Carton Council of North America is proud to announce that 60 percent of U.S. households are able to recycle food and beverage cartons through their local recycling programs

  3. Ewing And Rachio Launch Controller Recycling Pilot Program In Select Areas

    Ewing and Rachio, a leader in Wi-Fi enabled smart sprinkler controllers, launched a controller recycling program in central Colorado and the Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas, area this week in an effort to benefit the environment and help contractors find better ways to keep up with the trend toward replacing controllers with more efficient and fully featured ones

  4. Titan America’s Pennsuco Plant Receives Zero Waste Certification

    Titan America’s Pennsuco Complex, which includes cement manufacturing, aggregates, quarrying, block manufacturing, and ready-mix concrete operations, was officially certificated as a Gold Level Zero Waste Facility this week, making it the only facility of its kind in the United States to achieve Zero Waste Status

  5. Procter & Gamble’s Environmental New Year’s Resolution - Send Zero Manufacturing Waste To Landfill From All Production Sites By 2020

    P&G announced recently additional investments in recycling and beneficial reuse that will eliminate all manufacturing waste from its global network of more than 100 production sites by 2020

  6. Tech Advancements Expand Growth Opportunities Within European Hazardous Waste Management

    Communication and semiconductor technologies such as global positioning systems (GPS) and radio frequency identification (RFID) are opening up vast revenue opportunities in the hazardous waste management services market in Europe

  7. Coolrec Plastics Compounding Refines The Specification Of Plastic Pellets

    Coolrec, a subsidiary of Van Gansewinkel, is today opening its new Coolrec Plastics Compounding plant in Emmen. The WEEE recycler and supplier of high-value secondary raw materials will produce specified plastic pellets at the new plant and these are then supplied directly to manufacturers of consumer goods

  8. Valmet To Supply Automation To The New Ferrybridge 2 Waste-To-Energy Facility In Knottingley, UK - Marking The Tenth Order From Hitachi Zosen Inova

    Valmet will supply automation to Scottish and Southern Energy's new Ferrybridge 2 waste-to-energy facility in Knottingley, West Yorkshire, UK

  9. SUEZ Steps Up The Digitalisation Of Its Recycling And Recovery Activities By Acquiring A Stake In Rubicon Global

    SUEZ and Rubicon Global recently announced a groundbreaking strategic partnership to revolutionize the waste industry. As a pioneer of the application of connected and digital solutions to the sustainable management of secondary resources, SUEZ is pursuing its strategy to develop new services, in particular in recycling and waste recovery

  10. Prison System Generates 200,000 Tons Of Waste; Power Knot Offers Solutions

    In the United States, 2.3 million adults are confined to a jail or prison.1 The U.S. currently has more inmate facilities—over 5,000—than it has colleges or universities