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2014-09-24 12:23:56

U.S. Industry Recycling Rate Remains Above 65 Percent for Third Consecutive Year ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Aluminum beverage cans are once again the most recycled beverage packaging type in the United States with an industry recycling rate of 66.7 percent in 2013, according to new data released by the Aluminum Association, Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) and Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI). This marks the third consecutive year the...

2014-08-13 23:02:15

ClosureTurf™ Landfill Cover Creates Unique Platform for Solar Panels Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 The Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority (CRRA) culminated the final phase of the Hartford Landfill closure, completed in June 2014, with a 40-acre cap utilizing ClosureTurf, a revolutionary three component erosion control closure system, topped by six acres of solar panels. After a 73-year existence as an “eyesore,” the state-owned landfill is now an example of innovation...

2014-07-01 12:23:20

PHILADELPHIA, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Hubert's Catholic High School for Girls was selected by the Professional Recyclers of Pennsylvania (PROP) to receive their Waste Watchers Award in recognition of the school's recycling efforts during 2013. The Award is presented each year to organizations whose programs demonstrate outstanding achievements in recycling, public education, special event recycling, special collections, recycling innovations, and waste reduction. The award...

2014-05-22 23:13:39

Ozark Electronics has been recognized for partnering in Call2Recycle’s recycling program. (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Ozark Electronics has been recognized for partnering in Call2Recycle’s recycling program. To date, in partnership with Call2Recycle, Ozark Electronics has recycled over 106,000 pounds of nickel cadmium, lithium ion, and lead acid batteries. Call2Recycle has been pleased with Ozark’s efforts - "Our continued success could not have been achieved without you. Ozark...

2014-03-19 23:27:52

Vikoz Enterprises announces plastic scrap recycling made easy by offering free online quotes at t http://www.vikoz.com. Sandy, UT (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 The plastic recycling company, Vikoz Enterprises, announced an easy to use form on their website that gives customers the ability to easily request a quote for all their plastic recycling needs. The form is very simple to use and asks very basic information, such as contact details and plastic type. Vikoz Enterprises is a leading plastic...

2013-12-12 23:00:55

Ranch Town Recycling announces that CRV beverage containers that include non-CRV material are no longer eligible for refunds. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Ranch Town Recycling announces a new change in California Redemption Value (CRV) recycling. The California Department of Resources, Recycling and Recovery has ruled that CRV beverage containers that include non-CRV material will no longer be eligible for refund at recycling centers. The new law went into effect November 1,...

2013-11-21 23:24:49

Welcome Delaware: Join us in the Reuse Movement with CR Bins. Fairless Hills, PA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Delaware residents will now have more convenient choices and options available to recycle their gently used clothes, shoes, bags and belts with reuse in mind. Today, Community Recycling announces its expansion of operations into Delaware with CR Bins. Community Recycling has been providing local communities throughout the mid-Atlantic with clothing recycling bins, successfully...


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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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