City of Industry, California-based Athens Services opened a new 80,000 sq.ft. materials recovery facility (MRF) in Sun Valley that is designed to process more than 330,000 tons of mixed waste per year.
Consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble has made a qualified commitment that 90 percent of its packaging will be recyclable by 2020.
Recleim LLC, a recycling services provider, and the South Carolina Association of Heating and Air Conditioning Contractors (SCAHACC) are working together to offer contractors across the state a convenient and environmentally-friendly solution to dispose of HVAC systems.
The waste and recycling industry employment has increased by 8,100 since the beginning of 2014, bringing industry employment to a new high of 382,00 in September 2014, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) honored the state’s recycling leaders as part the 34th Annual Recycling Symposium and Awards ceremony.
Over the past year, Gershow Recycling has been providing scrap metal containers to the Tesla Science Center (TSC) at Wardenclyffe as part of its efforts to assist the non-profit organization remediate the historic site that was owned by the famous scientist and inventor, Nikola Tesla.