Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Waste Management articles below.
Charged with keeping the Jetson household neat and tidy, the fictional Rosie has essentially met her modern day match: Dr. R.E. ("robotic environmentalist") Cycler—an educator AND a machine with a true purpose: to explain the ins and outs of recycling.
This "smart" compactor optimizes customer service to eliminate unnecessary pickups.
The company has partnered with the Student Conservation Association to foster and teach environmental stewardship in a variety of job types.
The right equipment can help facility managers to keep polyester (PET) strapping and steel banding out of landfills.
Managers can optimize their facilities' waste streams with diversion and recycling.
The EPA has released recommended steps to take for schools with older lighting fixtures in order to reduce potential exposures to harmful levels of PCBs.The guidance — part of EPA’s efforts to address potential PCB exposures in schools — is based on evidence that the older ballasts contain PCBs that can leak when the ballasts fail,
In October 2010, 77 colleges and universities took up the EPA's challenge to reduce waste at one of their home football games.
Since Fall 2009, Elizabethtown College has been using a food waste treatment strategy that saves water and reduces waste hauling costs.
This past summer, Call2Recycle led the campaign to collect at least one million pounds of rechargeable batteries from Americans.
GAF’s Cobra® Ridge Vent plant, located in the northern Atlanta suburb of Cumming, GA, is a bright, highly automated, state-of-the-art facility — the type...
The International Environmental Alliance (IEA) provides full service waste management, recycling, and diversion services for facilities of all types and sizes.
Meese Orbitron Dunne offers permanent, molded-in company logos and other markings to promote cart security.
Sweed Machinery, Inc. has launched this latest product to help generators of scrap plastic banding.
MA-based Clean Harbors offers customized pharmaceutical waste management and removal programs for healthcare facilities.
These pneumatic compactors enable facility management staff to compact waste into 55 gallon drums or cubic yard boxes.
This service provides companies with a full suite of solutions focused on re-using, recycling and co-processing waste in the most beneficial manner.
Change to Win Health and Safety Coordinator Eric Frumin called for stronger criminal sanctions for ignoring safety hazards that lead to a worker's death or serious injury.