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Articles Tagged with ''recycling''

August 2014 Feature 3

The End Of The Dumpster

Recycling instead of blindly throwing away proves more sustainable and cost-effective.
Dawn Shoemaker
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It is no surprise that many members of the professional cleaning industry — manufacturers, distributors and contract cleaners — are playing a leadership role when it comes to recycling.


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How To Get The Most Out Of Batteries

Selecting batteries that can withstand the rigors of floor cleaning machine operation.
Phillip Lawless, Editor
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The engineering behind battery designs and the manufacturing techniques employed by battery companies have advanced in recent years.


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Top 10 green and sustainable collegiate sports initiatives

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Survey finds collegiate sports becoming greener and more sustainable.


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April 2014 Feature 4

Packing A Punch Against Plastic Waste

Minimized landfill deposits add up to significant global impact.
John Miller
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With as much as 85 percent of the plastics found in everyday use winding up in landfills, it’s not surprising that more cleaning industry professionals and consumers alike are committing to doing their part to leave the smallest impact on the environment.


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March 2014 Facility Focus

How To Recharge Your Recycling Efforts

Start with the idea of use — it is not recycling, it is reuse.
Matthew Kastel and Jordan Kobritz
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To succeed, all stakeholders must buy into the program and participate in a manner that conveys a clear message to the entire organization.


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October 2013 Feature 7

Bag it! Go Green To Save Green

Reduce your environmental impact and costs with sustainable cleaning products and materials.
David Rives
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Today’s universities and other large institutions are expected to be increasingly conscious of their environmental and sustainability practices and to set an example for students, faculty and their community.


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September 2013 Facility Focus

Properly Disposing Of Used Lighting

Knowing how to handle the disposal of lighting implements is not only prudent, it’s the law.
Eric Uram
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In order to comply with your obligations as a building or property manager, state or federal regulations under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) need to be followed.


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Reassessing Paper Recycling

Stephen Ashkin
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It has become increasingly clear that, when it comes to paper, recycling may not be as good for the environment as previously thought.


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Tip Of The Month

Recycling Fluorescent Lamps, Ballasts, Batteries And Electronic Waste

Air Cycle Corporation
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Many states have laws requiring lamp recycling and the proper disposal of ballasts, batteries and electronic waste. Make sure you are compliant with your state regulations.


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Greening Your Facility In 10 Simple Steps

Green techniques can be incorporated into a facility at any time, regardless of age or use.
Richard Marriott
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Green techniques can be incorporated into a facility at any time, regardless of age or use; do the right thing and protect your bottom line, as environmentally responsible businesses are efficient businesses.


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