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2013-12-20 23:02:23

The holiday season means an increase in trash; the more you shop, the more you throw away. This holiday Miller Recycling would like to share a few simple recycling tips. Mansfield, MA 02048 (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Since 1940, Miller Recycling has been dedicated to waste reduction, recycling and solving material handling problems for its many diverse customers. Miller Recycling has become a leading provider of environmental technologies based on innovation, quality and most important...

2013-12-19 08:22:14

Plastics Make it Possible® Offers Simple Tips On Doing More With Less WASHINGTON, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans produce 25 percent more household waste during the holiday season--that's an extra 1.2 million tons of trash per week from Thanksgiving to New Year's Day. Plastics Make it Possible(®) offers some simple tips on how plastics and recycled plastics can help reduce waste by allowing consumers to do more with less--during the holidays and in the new year. (Logo:...

2013-12-19 08:21:59

The battery-recycling program used by White Cloud Electronic Cigarettes is made possible, in part, by Big Green Box, a federally approved recycling company based in Anaheim, California. TARPON SPRINGS, Fla., Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- White Cloud Electronic Cigarettes is pleased to announce its partnership with Big Green Box. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131219/MM36165 As well as demonstrating our commitment to developing an environmentally friendly process, it also...

2013-12-18 23:03:03

The holiday season means an increase in trash; the more you shop, the more you throw away. This holiday Miller Recycling would like to share a few simple recycling tips. Mansfield, MA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Since 1940, Miller Recycling has been dedicated to waste reduction, recycling and solving material handling problems for its many diverse customers. Miller Recycling has become a leading provider of environmental technologies based on innovation, quality and most important satisfied...

2013-12-18 16:21:53

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This holiday season, many people will receive new TVs and computers, often as replacements for older electronics. DEP reminds Pennsylvanians to recycle unwanted electronics instead of throwing them in the trash. When electronic items are thrown away, they often end up in a landfill where heavy metals within the electronics, such as lead, cadmium and mercury, pose a threat to the environment. "Recycling is a simple way for all of us to...

2013-12-18 12:30:33

LONDON, December 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Christmas is the most wasteful time of the year. Christmas sees millions of us unwrap new electronic products to replace old, still functional products that will tragically end up in landfill. It's something the government wants to change - evident in last week's waste prevention plan (WPP). One focus of the WPP is WEEE - waste electrical and electronic items. Government has recognised that in the context of retaining the value...

2013-12-17 08:23:02

XI'AN, China, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Recycling Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: CREG), a leading developer of waste energy recycling projects for power generation in China, today announced its wholly-owned subsidiary Xi'an TCH Energy Technologies Co., Ltd. ("Xi'an TCH") entered into a contract with Hebei Tangshan Rongfeng Iron & Steel Co., Ltd. (Tangshan Rongfeng) to construct a coke gas (CDQ waste heat) power generation project in the mode of BOT (build-operate-...

2013-12-16 23:00:09

15th MEAPET is all set to open on 11-12 February, 2014 in Dubai to showcase PET Resin Trade, Applications & Recycling trends in the Middle East and Africa. Several key converters, recyclers, brand owners, solution providers will share their perspectives on PET demand in Africa, resin supply/demand landscape in Middle East & Africa, upcoming new facilities in the region and more. Dubai, UAE (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 Centre for Management Technology (CMT) today announced...

2013-12-16 20:20:52

Fruit and Vegetable Garden to Be Part of LA's BEST After School Curriculum LOS ANGELES, Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LA's BEST, the American Chemistry Council and Assemblymember Raul Bocanegra rolled up their sleeves and planted seeds today, installing a "green garden" at Pinewood Avenue Elementary School. The school garden incorporates a variety of items--like garden boxes and tools--made with recycled plastics, including milk jugs and water bottles. The "green garden" is designed...

2013-12-13 08:21:56

Launch of AXION Recycled Plastics positions Company as a fully integrated green recycler and manufacturer NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies, today announced that it will host a conference call on Tuesday, December 17(th) at 4:15pm ET to discuss recent corporate milestone events, including the launch of its recycling subsidiary AXION Recycled Plastic...


Latest Recycling Reference Libraries

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2010-09-29 16:52:36

The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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2005-05-26 10:49:47

Graphite (named by Abraham Gottlob Werner in 1789, from the Greek γραφειν: "to draw/write", for its use in pencils) is one of the allotropes of carbon. Unlike diamond, graphite is a conductor, and can be used, for instance, as the material in the electrodes of an electrical arc lamp. Occurrence Associated minerals include: quartz, calcite, micas, iron meteorites and tourmalines. Notable occurrences include New York and Texas in the USA, Russia, Mexico, Greenland,...

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