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2014-08-27 23:14:35

R.A.K.I. Computers Recycling adds OHSAS compliance to its repertoire and becomes the first E-recycler in Houston to achieve the newest R2 standard. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 As of August 2014, R.A.K.I. is a proud holder of the newest R2 standard as well as OHSAS 18001.The commitment to secure, safe, and green disposal of electronic hardware is the core function of a certified E-recycler and apparently R.A.K.I. Computers Recycling is an industry leader in the Houston area. The R2...

2014-08-26 12:22:21

Winner of Solid Waste Association of North America's Gold Award GRAPEVINE, Texas, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services' North Texas Recycling Complex was named winner today of the Solid Waste Association of North America's Gold Award for Recycling Excellence. The Award recognizes a North American facility with the most outstanding environmental and economically sound solid waste management practices, and that demonstrates innovation in recycling technologies and processes....

2014-07-31 08:27:51

PepsiCo now addressing both curbside and on-the-go recycling as part of its goal to help grow the U.S. beverage container recycling rate to 50% by 2018 PURCHASE, N.Y. and ARLINGTON, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's a familiar sight. People pull into a gas station or convenience store and have no option other than trash cans to dispose of empty, recyclable beverage containers. Now, PepsiCo and The Nature Conservancy--the world's largest conservation organization--are joining forces to...

2014-07-30 23:13:42

New Segment Features Innovations in This Commitment to the Environment... (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Although recycling and reusing items is not a new concept, the growth of the recycling industry has been phenomenal over the last several years. During the 1960s, only about 6 percent of municipal waste was recycled, but now as much as 1/3 of the trash that is generated in the United States goes through recycling and is reused to create new products or items. By understanding the way that...

2014-07-07 12:22:35

OAK BROOK, IL, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Primary Energy Recycling Corporation (TSX: PRI), a clean energy company that generates revenue from capturing and recycling recoverable heat and byproduct fuels from industrial processes, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, after market close on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. A telephone conference call hosted by management to discuss the financial results will be held:...

2014-06-26 12:23:43

Half of all U.S. households now have access to carton recycling VERNON HILLS, Ill., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Carton Council of North America is proud to announce that fifty percent of U.S. households can now recycle cartons through curbside and other local recycling programs. This celebratory milestone represents the tremendous industry-led effort made possible by the support of countless recycling, packaging, municipal and sustainability stakeholders....

2014-06-23 23:09:01

Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne’s Conclusions about Water Technology after 30 Years of Study. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 In this era of global climate change and widespread water shortages, water conservation and recycling are critical. Nobody is more aware of this than fresh water researcher, entrepreneur and radio host Sharon Kleyne, who has studied water behavior and technology for more than 30 years. Kleyne believes that although conservation and recycling...

2014-06-05 12:24:10

Single-Stream Facility Greatly Expands the Area's Recycling Capacity CONOVER, N.C., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services today dedicated the Conover Recycling Facility in Catawba County, which will introduce or expand single-stream recycling capabilities throughout Alamance, Catawba, Guildford, Montgomery, Richmond, and Stanly counties. The expanded, highly-advanced facility has the capacity to process more than 25 tons of mixed recyclables per hour, or 400 tons each day....

2014-04-23 16:22:59

PRESTON, England, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After winning a Queen's Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development in 2010, recycling and waste management firm Recycling Lives has just scooped the award for the second time. On this occasion, it was the company's recently launched Flat Panel Display recycling and employment project at HMP Kirkham that impressed the judging panel. By establishing a busy recycling centre within the prison, and integrating the...

2014-04-22 16:23:40

Celebrity PSAs will be featured on 600 digital billboards nationwide donated by Lamar Advertising MINNEAPOLIS, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recycle Across America (RAA) is celebrating Earth Week 2014 by partnering with notable celebrities and Lamar Advertising to announce a simple solution that will deliver a profound impact on the environment and the economy - society-wide standardized labeling for recycling bins. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140422/77330 To preface the...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'