What Is A Building Material Reuse Center?
A Building Material Reuse Center sells or otherwise provides salvaged and/or reusable building materials such as doors, windows, cabinets, plumbing fixtures, lumber, millwork, metals, flooring, hardware, and more. Reuse centers around the country allow hundreds of thousands of tons of reusable construction materials to be kept out of our alleys, off the streets, and ultimately out of landfills.
SWIX manages and hosts this Building Material Reuse Center database. The entire list is available for you to browse, download or print.
What Is An Educational Reuse Center?
Throughout the nation, manufacturers dispose of their unwanted by-products, overruns and rejects into landfills and incinerators. And yet, everywhere across the nation, school teachers are in need of material resources for developmentally appropriate creative education!
Through an Educational Reuse Center, quality, unwanted manufacturing by-products, once destined for the landfill, now serve as much needed materials for math, science and other creative problem solving programs in the local school system, child care centers, Headstart programs, neighborhood youth organizations, summer camps, retirement communities and other community programs.
SWIX manages and hosts this Educational Reuse Center database. The entire list is available for you to browse, download or print.
What Is A Green Procurement Vendor?
The Green Procurement Vendor Database is a web-based database of vendors, including manufactures and distributors of recycled products.
SWIX manages and hosts this Green Procurement Vendor database. The entire list is available for you to browse, download or print.
What Is A Recovered Materials Dealer or Processor?
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) defines Recovered Materials as: “metal, paper, glass, plastic, textile, or rubber materials that have known recycling potential, can be feasibly recycled, and have been diverted and source separated or have been removed from the solid waste stream for sale, use, or reuse as raw materials, whether or not the materials require subsequent processing or separation from each other, but does not include materials destined for any use that constitutes disposal.”
SWIX manages and hosts this Recovered Materials Dealer or Processor database. The entire list is available for you to browse, download or print.
What Is A Transportation Company?
This database is a directory of companies that have an interest in providing transportation services for recyclable commodities (e.g., baled paper, cardboard, plastics, etc).
SWIX manages and hosts this Transportation Companies Database. The entire list is available for you to browse, download or print.