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2014-04-17 08:23:23

Company Reports 182% Increase in Revenues Year-Over-Year NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX® rail ties/sleepers and STRUXURE® building products, and reprocessor and supplier of recycled plastic, today announced that it expects revenues for the first quarter of 2014 to be $4.9 million, a 182% increase over the same period in...

2014-04-16 23:15:44

REfficient has launched a Waste Diversion Champions program that highlights national and regional customers for their actions and results to reduce-reuse-recycle. Hamilton, Ontario (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 As part of Earth Month celebrations in April, REfficient has recognized its customers that have reached impressive levels of the reduce-reuse-recycle concept through the inaugural Waste Diversion Champions program. The Waste Diversion Champions program recognizes 29 companies that have...

2014-04-16 12:23:38

XI'AN, China, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Recycling Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: CREG; "CREG" or "the Company"), a leading industrial waste-to-energy solution provider in China, today announced the appointment of Christensen, a global IR and financial media communications firm, as its investor relations advisor. Mr. Ku Guohua, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of CREG, stated, "We are pleased to engage Christensen as our strategic advisor. Their extended capital...

2014-04-15 23:03:03

Conwed makes progress in achieving sustainability goals. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Conwed, the leading plastic netting manufacturer in the world, has published its Global Sustainability Report 2014. Headquartered in Minnesota and with locations in two continents, Conwed has implemented best practices at all of its locations with the objective of increasing efficiency in their day to day operations and creating netting solutions that require less material and generate less...

2014-04-15 23:02:19

Thanks to BHS innovative technology, a progressive collection method and a partnership between the city and Infinitus Energy, the new recycling facility in Montgomery, Alabama is the most advanced recycling facility in the country. Montgomery, AL (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Residential recycling is coming to the citizens of Montgomery in a big way thanks to innovative technology, a progressive collection model and a partnership between the city and Infinitus Energy. The Advanced Mixed...

2014-04-15 08:23:34

CLEVELAND, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleris announced today that it is formally evaluating the potential sale of its Recycling and Specification Alloys businesses. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140115/CL46886LOGO "While the businesses remain steady and profitable with excellent long-term growth potential, we are always reviewing our operations to ensure that Aleris is optimizing the value of its portfolio," said Aleris Chairman and CEO Steve Demetriou. Following a...

2014-04-14 12:26:06

RALEIGH, N.C., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raleigh Metal Recycling and its sister company Goldsboro Metal Recycling have completed their year-end financial review. In 2013 they exported a record $9 Million of scrap metal to China, making these North Carolina companies among the largest exporters to China in the State, using both Wilmington, NC and Norfolk, VA ports. "With China being a global base of electronics manufacturing and exporting products such as Apple's iPad and...

2014-04-10 23:23:23

WIEGO unveils new research at World Urban Forum that challenges myths about the informal economy, and shows that urban informal workers play vital roles in the urban economy but that city policies and practices tend to undermine informal livelihoods. Medellín, Colombia (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Research unveiled at World Urban Forum challenges myths about the informal economy, and shows that urban informal workers play vital roles in the urban economy and help keep their households out...

2014-04-10 04:20:49

STOCKHOLM, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a step forward for sustainable IT, product certification organization TCO Development announces the first products to meet a new certification for computer displays containing a minimum of 85% post consumer recycled plastics. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120910/559379-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140410/679573 ) Unlike metals and other valuable materials,...

2014-04-09 12:24:11

Red Hare Brewing Company to package its craft beer in the world's first certified high-recycled content aluminum beverage can ATLANTA and DENVER, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced at the 2014 Craft Brewers Conference in Denver that Red Hare Brewing Company will launch the world's first commercial use of evercan(TM), the company's independently certified high-recycled content aluminum sheet for beverage cans....


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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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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