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16
Dec

How To Show That You’re A Green Company

How to Show Your Customers That You’re a Green Company The term “green company” is a marketing hot button in today’s business world, but it’s a poorly defined term, so using it effectively takes some planning. You don’t have to be a huge international corporation with a LEED-certified facility to be a green company; in fact, you don’t need any

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16
Dec

Eco-Friendly Recycling Company | Recycling Holiday Items

Holiday Items You Should Be Recycling We Americans love our holidays, and we tend to go big when it comes to celebrating. Unfortunately, those celebrations can have a significant impact on the environment. Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day, an American household generates about 25 percent more waste than at other times of the year. That’s an extra million tons

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24
Oct

Restaurant Recycling & Food Waste Management

Proper Food Waste Recycling In Restaurants Like other businesses, restaurants produce a lot of waste that is recyclable. Considering how much waste a busy restaurant can produce, recycling is not only an environmentally friendly option; it’s significantly less expensive than paying for multiple waste pickups every week. Additionally, restaurants tend to produce a lot of food waste that usually ends

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17
Oct

Benefits of Recycling Aluminum

The Benefits of Recycling Aluminum and the Scary Things that Happen When You Don’t Aluminum is one of the easiest and most valuable materials to recycle, and yet nearly $1 billion worth of the metal ends up in US landfills every year. Consumers have the ability to take their aluminum directly to a recycling facility for a worthwhile cash payout;

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26
Sep

How to Reuse Paper and Reduce Paper Use in the Office Before Recycling

Reducing Paper Consumption in the Office Before Recycling If your company is making efforts to be more environmentally conscious, a commitment to reusing paper and reducing paper usage in the office will have a significant impact. While you may not think your office uses a lot of paper based on your paper expenses, the cost of using paper is actually

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19
Sep

Importance of Document Shredding Services and Why to Hire a Professional

Why You Should Hire a Professional to Shred Your Documents Even many of today’s modern offices still produce a lot of paper waste, despite concerted efforts to go paperless. If you’re still relying on desk side personal shredders for disposing of sensitive documents, you could be making a few critical mistakes. Here’s why you should hire a professional to shred

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29
Aug

How to Begin an Electronic Recycling Program at Work

How to Start an Electronic Recycling Program at Work Whether you work at an ultra-modern paperless office, or you still have “file rooms” filled with metal filing cabinets, electronic devices are an inescapable part of the 2016 office. The modern office likely has drawers filled with dated mobile devices, broken tablets, low-performance laptops and charger cables galore; whereas the traditional

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15
Aug

How to Start a School Recycling Program

How to Start a School Recycling Program It’s back to school time around Chicago, and it’s no secret that a top priority for a lot of schools is saving or making money. If your school is looking for ways to go green while saving green, a school recycling program is a great place to start. Get Buy-In A school recycling

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18
Jul

Aluminum Can Recycling: How Metal is Recycled in Chicago

Aluminum Can Recycling: How Metal is Recycled in Chicago Aluminum is one of the most important – and most profitable – materials to recycle. Since its introduction in the early 1900s, nearly 75% of all aluminum ever produced is still in circulation. How? Because it is easy to recycle, the metal does not lose its quality no matter how many

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18
Jul

How Companies Stay Environmentally Conscious

How Companies Stay Environmentally Conscious During the Summer It’s officially summertime – the ultimate season for grilling, chilling and traveling! With more and more consumers becoming environmentally-conscious, they’re looking for ways to make their summer fun a little greener. Reusable dinnerware instead of disposables at family cookouts, salt water pools instead of chlorine, and packing food for vacations instead of

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