Resource pages for "Zero Waste"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.
About 15% of the company’s North American manufacturing facilities have already achieved Zero Waste to Landfill.
Cintas' distribution centers have earned Gold level under the TRUE (Total Resource Use and Efficiency) certification system for zero waste.
The University of Colorado Boulder is overall winner of the Pac-12 Zero Waste Challenge for the 2019 football campaign.
Here are a few ways to further integrate sustainability into daily business operations.
More than 90 percent of all trash generated at Super Bowl LII was responsibly recovered through composting, recycling, and reuse.
The cities’ public schools are now using compostable round plates designed by the Urban School Food Alliance in their lunchrooms, diverting 19 million polystyrene food service items from landfills.
This certification is administered by Green Business Certification, Inc. (GBCI), which acquired the system from the U.S. Zero Waste Business Council in 2016.
Purina aims for all of its factories to achieve Zero Waste to Landfill status by 2020.
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.
Fetzer achieves top certification, highlighting the company's long standing position regarding sustainability.