Category: Recycling

  • SFO On Observe To Change into Zero-Waste Airport, Seeks To Divert 80% Of Trash By Subsequent 12 months

    The San Francisco Worldwide airport is taking pictures for the skies with a objective of dramatically decreasing the quantity of waste on the bottom. Together with the Boeing 777’s that take folks from all around the world to and from the Bay Space, SFO needs to be recognized for its “triple zeroes.” “We need to be the […]

  • Casella Waste Methods Proclaims Senior Management Succession Plan

    Casella Waste Methods, Inc. introduced that the Firm’s President and Chief Working Officer, Edwin D. Johnson, plans to retire on June 30, 2022. The Firm additionally introduced that its Senior Vice President, Chief Monetary Officer and Treasurer, Edmond “Ned” R. Coletta, will assume the position of President and Chief Monetary Officer efficient July 1, 2022. On […]

  • Clear Earth Recycles Over 93% of Waste Processed; Extra Than 8 Billion Kilos in 2021

    Clear Earth, a division of Harsco Company and a number one supplier in environmental and controlled waste administration providers, declares that it has succeeded in recycling greater than 8 billion kilos of waste final 12 months, together with a number of hard-to-treat specialty wastes, equivalent to hazardous and non-hazardous waste, contaminated soil, dredge materials, common and e-waste. […]

  • Freepoint Eco-Techniques Works with Van Dyk to Open Superior Plastic Recycling Facility in U.S.

    Freepoint Eco-Techniques LLC is dedicated to serving to develop the round plastic economic system. To comprehend this mission of turning waste plastic, that may in any other case be landfilled or incinerated, into recycled supplies, Freepoint Eco-Techniques has introduced the development of a complicated recycling facility in Hebron, Ohio. In reference to this venture, Freepoint […]

  • ISRI Chief Economist and Director of Commodities Tapped for Prime Business Commerce Advisory Committee

    ISRI publicizes that Joe Pickard, chief economist and director of commodities, has been appointed to the Business Commerce Advisory Committee on Crucial Minerals and Nonferrous Metals (ITAC-5). Pickard will signify the recycling business by the 2022–26 constitution time period. “It’s an honor to signify ISRI on ITAC-5 and I’m delighted to function a liaison with the recycling […]

  • Brightmark Celebrates Earth Day With Milestone Achievement of 4 Million Kilos of Plastic Waste Recycled

    Brightmark LLC, the worldwide waste options supplier, right now introduced it has achieved the milestone of recycling 4 million kilos of plastic waste. This waste, which incorporates all types of plastics sorts 1-7, has been efficiently recycled on the firm’s flagship plastics renewal facility in Ashley, Indiana, and transformed into precious merchandise, making a closed […]

  • Republic Companies Unveils $2 Million Sponsorship to Fund New Sustainable Backyard in Phoenix’s Hance Park

    In celebration of Earth Day, Republic Companies, Inc. proclaims its $2 million sponsorship to the Metropolis of Phoenix to assist revitalize downtown’s Margaret T. Hance Park, remodeling it into an iconic city area that may assist drive town’s civic, cultural and financial life. The Republic Companies Charitable Basis contribution will assist fund the park’s Republic […]

  • Photo voltaic Panel Recycling Pilot Wraps Up in Metropolis of Santa Monica, CA

    Photo voltaic panels are very dependable and long-lasting investments that save customers cash and require little to no upkeep for 25-35 years. Nonetheless, given the size of deployment over the past 15-20 years, there’s and can proceed to be a rising demand for efficient processes for removing, dismantling and recycling or reuse of photo voltaic […]

  • EPA Celebrates twenty fifth Anniversary of Recycle Metropolis Instructional Initiative

    As a part of EPA’s celebration of Earth Day, the company is marking the 25th anniversary of its Recycle Metropolis on-line academic useful resource. Recycle Metropolis’s web-based video games and actions – newly up to date for the anniversary – have interaction college students on environmental subjects together with waste discount, environmental justice, and power […]

  • ISRI: On Earth Day, and Each Day, We Every Play a Half in Recycling

    On April 22 the world comes collectively for the annual celebration of Earth Day. This yr’s theme, “Spend money on the Planet,” highlights the important function recycling performs in saving and nurturing the setting. For there isn’t a higher funding within the planet than the act of recycling.  Every of us performs an essential function within […]

  • Trex Firm and CNG Announce the Nation’s High Recycling Colleges From Annual Plastic Movie Problem

    For eco-conscious college students throughout the nation, it pays to be “inexperienced” – this yr greater than ever. Trex Firm, a producer of high-performance, low-maintenance composite decking and outside residing merchandise, just lately concluded its 15th annual Trex® Plastic Movie Recycling Problem and declares and reward the winners. The nationwide problem kicks off every fall on America […]

  • Niagara County, NY Declares Expanded HHW Disposal Program

    Niagara County has introduced growth of its family hazardous waste disposal program for the yr. The county will host 4 assortment occasions along with providing a self-haul voucher program, to allow protected disposal of supplies comparable to gasoline and different automotive fluids, oil-based paints, stains and varnishes, pesticides, fertilizers, herbicides and family cleaners. Additionally, latex paints will […]

  • Cincinnati Zoo on Monitor to Grow to be First Totally Internet Zero Zoo

    The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Backyard way back set its sights on changing into essentially the most environmentally aware zoo in the USA. The group has introduced that it’s on observe to develop into the primary zoo to realize web zero power, waste and water standing.  Reaching that standing means the ability will devour solely as a […]

  • Waste Professional Named 4th Largest Household-Owned Firm in Central FL

    Longwood, FL-based Waste Professional has been named the fourth largest family-owned firm in Central Florida, in response to Orlando Enterprise Journal. John Jennings, Board Chairman of Waste Professional, based the corporate in 2001. He’s the son of an Irish immigrant who labored as a rubbish man on Lengthy Island, NY. Below John’s management, Waste Professional rapidly […]

  • GFL Environmental Completes Beforehand Introduced Spin-off of GFL Infrastructure Group to Create Inexperienced Infrastructure Companions

    GFL Environmental Inc. has accomplished its beforehand introduced spin-off of GFL Infrastructure Group Inc. to create Inexperienced Infrastructure Companions Inc., a number one Canadian supplier of vertically built-in infrastructure providers. Instantly following the acquisition of GFL Infrastructure, GIP acquired Coco Paving, Inc. and its associates (collectively, “Coco”). Coco has operations throughout Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba and Saskatchewan […]

  • Portland, ME Expands Composting Program After ‘Overwhelming’ Reputation

    Town of Portland’s free composting program will develop in 2022 after it saved greater than 1 trillion kilos of meals waste from going into landfills. Sustainability director Troy Moon stated Friday that this system has saved 7 tons of meals waste per 30 days on the metropolis’s 5 free compost drop-off places. Moon stated they […]

  • New Hanover, NC Group in Prime 10 for Cigarette Butt Recycling

    For 5 years Maintain New Hanover Lovely has been recycling cigarette butts within the county — and from some neighboring counties — to assist cut back waste and litter. The nonprofit group ships butts to TerraCycle, an organization that separates the tobacco from the paper and filters. The filter is changed into plastic pellets that can […]

  • ISRI to Testify at Floor Transportation Board Listening to on Freight Rail Service

    ISRI will present testimony on the Floor Transportation Board’s (STB) two-day public listening to on Pressing Points in Freight Rail Service. The listening to opened immediately in Washington, D.C. with testimony from U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg. ISRI member Ben Abrams, President and CEO of Consolidated Scrap Sources (CSR) in York, Pa., will current testimony […]

  • Broadview Group Acquires Licensed Waste Options

    Broadview Group Holdings, LLC, a frontrunner in direct middle-market investing, introduced its funding in Licensed Waste Options together with EXI Funding Companions, administration, and different co-investors. Phrases of the transaction weren’t disclosed. Based in 1977, Licensed has greater than 4 a long time of experience offering business and industrial recycling and waste resolution companies in Southern […]

  • $1 Million Awarded to Southeastern Chester County Refuse Authority in Pennsylvania

    State Senator Carolyn Comitta and state Rep. John Lawrence just lately introduced that $1 million in state funding was awarded to the Southeastern Chester County Refuse Authority (SECCRA) for brand spanking new tools that may enable it to course of single-stream recyclables. The funding, awarded by way of the Pennsylvania Redevelopment Help Capital Program (RACP), will […]