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2009-07-07 08:03:00

RENO, Nev., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Echo Paper Store (Echo), an online store exclusively offering 100 percent post-consumer waste (PCW) recycled office paper by Envirographic 100, announced today that they are implementing a program to give back even more to the environment. Echo has established a partnership with Trees for the Future, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to planting trees to help communities around the world. With this new program, Echo Paper has committed to...

2009-06-30 16:08:00

Metro Council President David Bragdon Welcomes Innovative Approach to Boost Recycling and Reduce Landfill Waste HILLSBORO, Ore., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Management of Oregon today christened an expansive and ultra-green recycling center that will dramatically increase recycling and reduce landfill waste across Washington County. The recycling center will accept construction and demolition castoffs that, in the past, have ended up in landfills. It will collect, sort and reclaim these...

2009-04-21 12:41:00

WASHINGTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Imagine a world without recycling! It would be a dramatically different place, with more pollution and greenhouse gases, increased energy use, and dramatically faster depletion of our virgin natural resources. The scrap recycling industry annually transforms more than 150 million tons of obsolete materials from consumers, businesses and manufacturers into useful raw materials. It is estimated that 60 percent of the metals and alloys produced...

2009-04-17 09:13:00

-New E-Commerce Site Launches on Earth Day, April 22, With Largest Selection of Eco-Printing Services Available Online- LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Aiming to change the role of the printing industry on today's climate crisis, OnDemand Color Group and Diamond Graphics Inc., both privately-held New York/New Jersey-based printing services companies, today announce the launch of PrintResponsibly.com, a new e-commerce website offering the most comprehensive selection of...

2009-03-12 09:00:00

U.S. Postal Service Brings Paper Recycling to Post Office Lobbies WASHINGTON, March 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The "Three Rs" take on a more modern meaning today as the U.S. Postal Service makes it easier for Post Office Box customers across the country to recycle their mail. "Read, Respond, Recycle" is the banner under which the Postal Service will reach out to postal customers with a convenient, environmentally responsible alternative to bringing home or discarding their PO Box mail....

2009-03-09 08:00:00

Innovative Byproduct Reuse and Recycling Initiatives Keep More Than 400 Tons of Waste out of Landfills Each Year NORWALK, Conn., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to reduce its carbon footprint and ultimately send zero waste from its manufacturing facilities to landfills, Diageo, the world's leading spirits, wine and beer company, today announced that its Plainfield, Illinois facility is implementing a new byproduct reuse initiative that will send berries and seeds from gin production to...

2009-03-02 01:30:00

LONDON, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The current economic crisis has hit the EU Waste Management Market hard and the recycling sector has borne the brunt of the blow. Falling prices of recyclables has lead to vast volumes of unattended waste piling up in landfills and warehouses. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) The extent to which each member state's waste management market has been affected by the economic downturn varies. Germany, France and the UK were impacted...

2009-02-19 05:00:00

Video Documents What Happens When Most of What Americans Recycle Is Exported BERKELEY, Calif., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's number one export by volume isn't something manufactured by an American company - it's scrap paper, metal, and plastics that Americans are recycling every day at home and work. When we export all of those recyclables to China and other nations, we are giving up part of the solution to reducing America's reliance on foreign oil and polluting sources of...

2009-01-22 11:14:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As a company with a strong commitment to sustaining our environment, Spartan Stores (Nasdaq: SPTN) is introducing new molded fiber packaging for its Spartan brand eggs, replacing Styrofoam cartons that are not biodegradable. The Company's 100 retail stores and the majority of its independent supplied stores now offer Spartan eggs in this 100% recyclable and 100% biodegradable form of packaging. (Photo:...

2009-01-20 10:00:00

RICHMOND, BC, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Catalyst Paper announced today that, to match production with orders, it will take curtailments at its Crofton and Elk Falls mills in British Columbia as well as its Snowflake, Arizona mill. This will remove 55,000 tonnes of newsprint from production in the first quarter. The Crofton # 1 paper machine, which produces 140,000 tonnes of newsprint on an annualised basis, will be idled on February 1 and remain shut down until market conditions...


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