Latest Waste container Stories
Now that spring has sprung, it is time for us to start thinking about ways to keep animals out of our trash.
Paper coffee cups are a huge part of our waste stream. In an effort to divert coffee cup waste, Busch Systems is launching their Coffee Cup Recycler to combat this issue.
Busch Systems encourages recycling participation rates by offering complimentary recycling signage as part of their March promotion. Barrie, ON (Vocus/PRWEB) March 24, 2011 Just after their recent launch of the new â€˜Green Factsâ€™ Recycling Signage, Busch Systems has announced a new initiative to promote recycling among communities.
Spanish legislation stipulates that at least 60% of waste paper and cardboard collected must be recycled, along with 60% of glass, 50% of metals and 22.5% of plastics.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayors around the country are finding it's cool to be green, as their cities recycled more than three million pounds of aluminum beverage cans during a competition to keep aluminum out of landfills.
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov.
The China Daily said that workers in central China have fished about 4,100 tons of rubbish out of the Three Gorges Dam reservoir in just six days as the trash threatened to jam up the massive structure.
Survey Shows Little Support for Bag Ban ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new survey of Brownsville residents shows that nearly two to one oppose the City Commission's plan to ban plastic bags at retail stores beginning in January.
DETROIT, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wayne County Airport Authority (WCAA) and Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) have expanded their commitment to the environment with the introduction of a new public recycling program at Detroit Metro Airport (DTW).
With summer travel season hard upon us, specialists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have helped create two new standards designed to increase safety as we rush from gate to gate in crowded mass transit centers.
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.