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Steve Russell

Speaker Steve Russell Strategic Materials, Inc. Speaker Bio: Steve Russell is the Director of Inbound Supply Quality for Strategic Materials, Inc., a national glass recycler and processor.  Currently based in St. Louis, Missouri, he regularly visits MRFs and SMI plants focusing on glass clean-up methods at the MRFs and the inbound inspection processes at the […]

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Composting Florida’s Organic Materials

Composting Florida’s Organic Materials

Source: Florida DEP What are Organic Materials? A very simple definition of organic is: pertaining to the vegetable or animal world. In nature, natural processes break down these materials into humus. These same processes are used to produce compost. As the conditions needed are optimized, the more quickly this product can be made. The regulations […]

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Why should a business recycle?

Why should a business recycle?

BENEFITS OF BUSINESS RECYCLING Source: James City County Recycling is economically advantageous & environmentally sound. Recycling can save you money!   By recycling, a business can downsize the contents of its dumpster and get a recycling bin. Together, this may be less than the cost of renting a large dumpster. One local business reduced their […]

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How to Start a Business Recycling Program

How to Start a Business Recycling Program

How to Start a Business Recycling Program Source: Small Business Trends One of the easiest and cheapest ways to be an eco-friendlier business is often overlooked: Recycling.  Chances are your business sends more items to the landfill than it has to. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, about 75% of solid waste thrown away is […]

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Economic Benefits of Recycling You Never Knew

Economic Benefits of Recycling You Never Knew

Article Source: General Kinematics What exactly is being thrown away? What is being recycled? Skyrocketing, recycling in the U.S. has increased continually over the last 30 years. The rate of recycling—which, in 1980 sat at less than 10 percent of the Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) generated—now includes more than 34 percent of total MSW.  Adopting […]

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Business Recycling Panel – Presentations and Discussion PT 1

FLORIDA BUSINESS RECYCLING WORKSHOP Presented by: Florida Department of Environmental Protection in cooperation with Southern Waste Information eXchange   TOPIC: Business Recycling Panel – Presentations and Discussion   SPEAKERS: Kim Brunson, Publix _______ NEED ASSISTANCE WITH BUSINESS RECYCLING? OUR OFFICE SERVES TO CONNECT MATERIALS PRODUCERS AND USERS CONTACT 800-441-7949 _______ Businesses Recycling Workshop Video Series Recycling […]

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Business Recycling Panel – Presentations and Discussion PT 2

FLORIDA BUSINESS RECYCLING WORKSHOP Presented by: Florida Department of Environmental Protection in cooperation with Southern Waste Information eXchange   TOPIC: Business Recycling Panel – Presentations and Discussion PT 2   SPEAKERS: Kelly Saikkonen, Harvest Power   _______ NEED ASSISTANCE WITH BUSINESS RECYCLING? OUR OFFICE SERVES TO CONNECT MATERIALS PRODUCERS AND USERS CONTACT 800-441-7949 _______ Businesses Recycling […]

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Governments in Florida are Stimulating More Business Recycling

FLORIDA BUSINESS RECYCLING WORKSHOP Presented by: Florida Department of Environmental Protection in cooperation with Southern Waste Information eXchange   TOPIC: How Local Governments in Florida are Stimulating More Business Recycling   SPEAKERS: Patrick Irby, Alachua County Miriam Zimms, Kessler Consulting  _______ NEED ASSISTANCE WITH BUSINESS RECYCLING? OUR OFFICE SERVES TO CONNECT MATERIALS PRODUCERS AND USERS CONTACT 800-441-7949 […]

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Recycling for Small Businesses

FLORIDA BUSINESS RECYCLING WORKSHOP Presented by: Florida Department of Environmental Protection in cooperation with Southern Waste Information eXchange   TOPIC: Recycling for Small Businesses   SPEAKER: Gene Jones, Southern Waste Information eXchange, Inc.   _______ NEED ASSISTANCE WITH BUSINESS RECYCLING? OUR OFFICE SERVES TO CONNECT MATERIALS PRODUCERS AND USERS CONTACT 800-441-7949 _______ Businesses Recycling Workshop Video […]

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Recycling Workshop for Small Businesses – Introduction

FLORIDA BUSINESS RECYCLING WORKSHOP Presented by: Florida Department of Environmental Protection in cooperation with Southern Waste Information eXchange   TOPIC: Recycling Workshop for Small Businesses – Introduction   SPEAKERS: Jeff Prather, Florida Department of Environmental Protection   _______ NEED ASSISTANCE WITH BUSINESS RECYCLING? OUR OFFICE SERVES TO CONNECT MATERIALS PRODUCERS AND USERS CONTACT 800-441-7949 _______ Businesses […]

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