Tag: recycling center

A recycling center is a site where recyclable waste is collected and often sorted for processing. It may or may not be open to the public for personal deposit of recyclable materials. These facilities usually handle such materials as metals, plastics, paper, cardboard, wood, and organic waste.

Recycling Household Hazardous Waste

Recycling Household Hazardous Waste

Local efforts for recycling picked up steam when St. Charles County, MO, committed to an expansion of Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection from residents. A suburb within the St. Louis Metropolitan Area, St. Charles County is Missouri’s third-largest county in population with more than 380,000 residents, and is the state’s

New Household Hazardous Waste Program

New Household Hazardous Waste Program

Local efforts for recycling picked up steam when St. Charles County, MO, committed to an expansion of Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection from residents. A suburb within the St. Louis Metropolitan Area, St. Charles County is Missouri’s third-largest county in population with more than 380,000 residents, and is the state’s

NRRA’S 36th Annual Northeast Recycling Conference & Expo

NRRA’S 36th Annual Northeast Recycling Conference & Expo

NRRA Pleased to Announce the 36th Annual Conference Keynote Address, “Back to the future for recycling…it’s time” by John Casella, Chairman & CEO Casella Waste Management

The Northeast Resource Recovery Association (NRRA), the first resource recovery association in the country, is honored to announce that the keynote speaker for its 36th

Tailoring Your MRF to the Task at Hand

Tailoring Your MRF to the Task at Hand

According to Brian Schellati, Van Dyk Recycling Solution’s director of business development, “Not only does equipment have its own required routine maintenance, but how the equipment is laid out will determine material handling logistics. How easily materials flow through a plant from tip floor to processing, to product storage, to

Tailoring Your MRF to the Task at Hand

Tailoring Your MRF to the Task at Hand

According to Brian Schellati, Van Dyk Recycling Solution’s director of business development, “Not only does equipment have its own required routine maintenance, but how the equipment is laid out will determine material handling logistics. How easily materials flow through a plant from tip floor to processing, to product storage, to

Recycling Crashes in Rocklin, Placer County: rePlanet Closes Sites

Recycling Crashes in Rocklin, Placer County: rePlanet Closes Sites

Lines were long and customers were irritated at recycling sites across Placer County last week, as the California-based bottle-recycling company rePlanet had quietly closed 191 of its locations across the state including 12 in the county.

According to a statement on rePlanet’s website, the closures were effective Jan. 31 after 12

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