The Responsible Recycling program requires participating companies to implement an EHS management system that tracks materials and minimizes emissions and worker exposure during electronics recycling operations.
A new student center being built on the campus is using recycled industrial glass powder in place of 20 percent of Portland cement in its concrete blocks.
UL Environment says 90 percent of the materials and parts used to make the monitor can be reused or recycled at the end of its useful life.
Recycling nuclear fuel would decrease the problem of nuclear waste disposal, the report says.
The holiday season brings about 25 percent more waste, or 5 million tons of garbage, to landfills but Americans can lower that amount by recycling, according to the American Chemistry Council.
Nationwide contest determines which colleges or university can reuse and reduce the most waste.
Energy-saving fluorescent lamps pose mercury vapor risks when broken and require special packaging for their transport to recycling facilities.
- By Brad Buscher, chair and CEO of VaporLok Products LLC
- Nov 19, 2009
Letter to Consumer Electronics Association and Information Technology Industry Council claims lawsuit challenges states' rights to hold manufacturers' accountable.
Report shows polyethylene terephthalate container recycling rate is up for fifth year.
Users can earn discounts, gift cards with Kashless Rewards.
Mitsubishi, Panasonic, Sharp, and Toshiba TVs to be recycled free of charge.
State officials are giving retailers more time to comply with water bottle requirements.
Product Stewardship Institute is running the project to help the city make headway on its B Green 2020 initiative.
George Mason University professor suggests strong leadership, a product label policy and tools to implement sustainability practices would be helpful.