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2014-05-28 23:16:06

At Your Disposal (AYD) Waste Services, Inc. is now providing dumpsters and hauling services for long-term waste management at all three locations of Complete Landscapes, Inc. in Austin, TX. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Austin Dumpster Rental provider At Your Disposal (AYD) Waste Services, Inc. recently negotiated a long-term contract with local landscaping company Complete Landscapes, Inc. to provide regular dumpster service for the next five years. Complete Landscapes, Inc. provides...

2014-05-21 08:23:48

VANCOUVER, Wash., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Cascade, who markets and sells the GreenDrop Recycling Stations, is pleased to announce that Farmer Bros. Co. ("Farmer Brothers") has chosen GreenDrop Stations to handle the diverting of its recyclable and compostable waste from landfills. Farmer Brothers' ultimate objective is to reach 100% landfill diversion by the year 2015, prolonging the lifecycle of resources while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Photo -...

2014-05-14 12:25:00

City of Austin Challenges Residents to Increase Recycling by 5 Pounds Each Month STAMFORD, Conn., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Keep America Beautiful and the Ad Council announced today that the City of Austin is the first city to partner in the groundbreaking "I Want To Be Recycled" multimedia public service advertising (PSA) campaign. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121114/DC12613LOGO The "I Want To Be Recycled" campaign aims to motivate Americans to recycle every...

2014-04-28 23:05:31

Meet Strategic BioEnergy Players & Conversion Technology Providers to Make Deals Happen Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Infocast, a leading business intelligence and networking events producer in the Renewable Energy , BioBased & Sustainable Chemical industries, is pleased to announce the Waste to Bio: Energy, Fuels, Gas & Chemicals Summit, scheduled for July 8-10, 2014 and will take place at the law offices of Baker & McKenzie LLP in Chicago, IL. Growing...

2014-03-25 20:21:05

Good opportunities for private waste management companies with expertise and efficiency in engineering both treatment facilities and landfill SYDNEY, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Government emphasis on waste diversion from landfills will strengthen the prospects of the solid waste management (SWM) market in Australia. With increasing waste volume and the government's long-term plan to achieve zero or near-zero waste, market participants are already seeing the lucrative benefits of SWM....

2014-02-11 08:24:58

National sustainability program focuses on waste, water and carbon ATLANTA, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises today announced expanded goals for Cox Conserves, the company's national sustainability program. The program originally focused on carbon reduction and now includes waste and water goals. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140211/CL62436LOGO) The program's expanded goals include: -- Sending Zero Waste to Landfill in the next 7-10 years -- Becoming Carbon...

2014-02-10 23:25:02

BioHitech America, the world’s leading provider of organic waste solutions and the exclusive distributor of the Eco-Safe Digester, a food waste management solution, recently closed its second round of funding led by Penn Venture Partners LP, a venture capital fund located in Harrisburg, PA. Chestnut Ridge, NY (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 CEO Frank E. Celli welcomed this investment and pointed to the recent groundbreaking action by New York City. “We are glad to see the world’s...

2014-01-21 23:22:13

CR Campus and CR Bins help AU as they Strive for Zero Waste to Landfill and Incineration by 2020. Washington, District of Columbia (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 In an effort to increase campus recycling and waste reduction, American University announced that they have joined the Reuse Movement and partnered with Community Recycling, a for-profit clothing recycler with a focus on reuse. The collaboration works towards AU’s goal to be Carbon Neutral and Zero Waste by 2020, and also addresses...

2013-11-26 23:27:04

Composting Council Research and Education Foundation (CCREF), with help from industry partners, creates an Online Toolkit to assist communities with composting food waste. (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 The road to zero waste has led more and more municipalities to build upon existing yard debris composting programs to include food scrap collection, a move that holds many great opportunities yet also a number of challenges. Now there is a pathway to navigate these challenges, offered by the...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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