Call2Recycle, Inc. has been selected by 11 initial companies to develop, implement and promote a mandated single-use battery recycling program in Vermont.
Republic Services’ general manager, Don Phelps, has been named Recycler of the Year by the Carolina Recycling Association.
Covanta Tulsa, Locke Supply and the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) have partnered to provide a convenient way to responsibly recycle mercury containing thermostats in Oklahoma. Intact thermostats can be taken to any Locke Supply for free recycling.
Keep America Beautiful launched the 2015 Great American Cleanup. Entering its 17th year, the Great American Cleanup is the country’s largest community improvement program that kicks off in more than 20,000 communities each spring.
With three billion toys purchased in 2014 alone, the challenges of what to do with damaged or unwanted toys are greater than ever. Unusable toys that aren’t fit for donating can now find a new home other than a landfill.
Exide Technologies disclosed that the company will move to permanently close its lead acid battery recycling facility in Vernon, California under the terms of a non-prosecution agreement reached with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California (USAO) that resolves the USAO’s criminal investigation into Exide.