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2011-05-26 08:15:00

SAN MARCOS, Calif., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RMD Technologies, Inc. (OTC Pink Sheets: RMDT), is pleased to announce that the Company has been presented with the 2011 Innovative Product Award for its State of the Art Utility Terrain Electric vehicle at the 3rd International Electronics Recycling Conference in Las Vegas. Among its competitors for this award, RMD Technologies rose to the top and was granted this prestigious Award for the cutting edge nature of its technology, and value of...

2011-05-25 08:06:00

HOUSTON, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WM Recycle America, L.L.C., a subsidiary of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM), the largest waste services and residential recycling company in North America, today announced that all eight of its eCycling Services Division's North American eCycling facilities have earned the designation- R2/RIOS Certified Electronics Recycler®--for quality, environment, health and safety and data security during the electronics recycling process. WM...

2011-05-19 14:42:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Recycling Coalition (TRC), in collaboration with the Southeast Recycling Development Council (SERDC), will conduct a paper recycling workshop on Monday, May 23 at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) in Murfreesboro, Tennessee from 9am-2pm CDT. International Paper is a sponsor of this paper workshop along with the other three workshops that have been offered around the state during May. This workshop will focus on paper...

2011-05-18 10:00:00

CHICAGO, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) announced today that St. Pascal School in Chicago, Ill. is the official winner of the Dream Machine Recycle Rally Dream Green School Makeover contest, taking home the contest's $100,000 grand prize to be used toward green improvements at the school. With the help of students, faculty, parents and community volunteers, St. Pascal School recycled an average of approximately 2,286 beverage containers per student, the equivalent of...

2011-05-17 16:30:00

HOUSTON and EMERYVILLE, Calif., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Management (NYSE: WM) and Cartridge World Group Holdings Pty Ltd and Cartridge World North America, LLC (CW) today launched a new recycling program to increase the collection of used printer cartridges and the sale of remanufactured cartridges. The program, called "Recycle-2-Save(TM)," offers businesses free recycling of their used printer cartridges and the opportunity to purchase replacement inventory for less than the...

2011-05-11 14:21:00

YADKINVILLE, N.C., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI) celebrated the official opening of its REPREVE® Recycling Center on Wednesday, May 4th. This $8 million investment will allow the company to expand production capacities of its REPREVE recycled fiber. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110511/CL00471 ) REPREVE is a family of first quality recycled polyester and nylon fibers that can be used in a wide range of applications, including...

2011-05-04 08:00:00

SAN MARCOS, Calif., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RMD Technologies, Inc. (OTC Pink Sheets: RMDT), is pleased to announce that the Company has been officially nominated for the 2011 Innovative Product Award for its revolutionary Utility Terrain Electric Vehicle at the 3rd International Electronics Recycling Conference in Las Vegas. The International Electronics Recycling Conference & Expo (I.E.R.C.E.) is a networking and learning platform for electronics manufacturers, recyclers and all...

2011-04-29 11:38:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Recycling Coalition (TRC), in collaboration with the Southeast Recycling Development Council, will conduct a paper recycling workshop on Wednesday, May 4 at Union University in Jackson, Tennessee from 9am-2pm CDT. This workshop, along with three others to be held around the state, is sponsored by International Paper. The workshop will focus on paper recovery and highlight the economic impact of recycling in Tennessee and the...

2011-04-20 11:25:00

BOSTON, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundreds of millions of pounds of household consumer electronics are discarded each year, which makes e-waste the fastest growing part of the U.S. garbage stream. E-waste accumulates with someone choosing to throw away their one-pound cell phone or eight-pound laptop. While most consumers know that they are not supposed to throw away electronics, the real challenge is that they don't know what to do with unwanted gadgets. Gazelle (www.gazelle.com)...

2011-04-18 14:30:00

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ruckus heard across college campuses this spring was not just because of the NCAA collegiate basketball tournaments. It was also RecycleMania season at 630 colleges and universities. RecycleMania, which wrapped up its 11th annual recycling competition in early April, is an eight-week challenge that ignites classic college rivalries, rallying students, faculty and staff to increase on-campus recycling rates beyond their collegiate...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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