Content related to ‘Waste Management’
In September 2014, Diamond announced that it had achieved zero manufacturing waste to landfill status, becoming the first American-owned folding carton manufacturer to do so.
Recycling the volume and variety of materials used in facilities requires planning and communication.
Your trash may be treasure for some other organization…or vice versa!
April 22, 2014, marks the 44th anniversary of Earth Day ― a day intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth’s natural environment.
Processing organic waste for a second purpose can significantly reduce what goes to landfill.
One facility manager is looking for ways to eliminate hauling fees for recycling.
A partnership between NSF and Sustainable Waste Solutions helps facilities divert waste from landfills, ensuring the waste is reused, recycled, or processed as waste to energy.
IFMA publishes a free educational resource produced in association with the IFMA Foundation as part of popular how-to series.
At the university, water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions are markedly lower and environmentally friendly methods of waste management have significantly increased the percentage of solid waste material that is recycled and kept out of the landfill.
Cigarette waste is recycled free of charge through a program launched by TerraCycle and facilitated by funding from Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co.