Mid-Michigan based Bandit Industries is returning to auto racing in grand fashion, sponsoring Rahal Letterman Lanigan (RLL) Racing’s Spencer Pigot in the Verizon IndyCar Series for two racing events at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, including the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500. Bandit also sponsored Pigot for the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indy.
Chipotle, Dunkin’ Brands, and YUM! Brands have made new commitments toward packaging recycling and composting, leading the shareholder advocate group As You Sow to withdraw proposals filed at the companies.
DTE Energy electric customers can save money by participating in its Appliance Recycling Program.
Mark Withrow of Cohen Recycling in Middletown, Ohio was presented with the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) Safe Driver of the Year Award for completing 33 verifiable years of safe driving without a single preventable accident.
Energizer Holdings, Inc. introduced a first with its rechargeable AA and AAA batteries made with recycled batteries. Energizer Recharge® batteries are made with 4 percent recycled battery material, provide consumers with long-lasting power that can be recharged hundreds of times, and reduce the impact on the planet.
Each year, Massachusetts residents throw away 230,000 tons of textiles, while 95 percent of this waste can be recycled or reused in some manner.