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Recycling in the NewsAppliance Recycling Centers of America Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Earnings
MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARCI), a leading provider of appliance recycling and retailing services, today announced financial results ...
Rural recycling centers have trouble breaking even
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - There's no money to be made in the world of rural recycling. Despite hard work, years of promotion and increased citizen participation, money continues to leach from many small-town recycling ventures. The recycling center in Owen County has been losing money the past ...
Study: Recycling plastic at home saves energy and dramatically cuts 3D printing costs
Depending on if you live in an urban or rural location, recycling plastic into filament could save 3 to 80 percent of the energy it would take to send it to a traditional recycling center.
Ask Eartha: You have glass-recycling questions, Eartha’s got answers
We saw last week’s article on glass recycling but we’re a little confused on the process and the changes for single-stream. Could you please clarify and address how this will impact curbside collection for condos and townhomes?
Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2013 Results on Monday, February ...
MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appliance Recycling Centers of America, Inc. (ARCI) today announced that it will report fourth quarter and fiscal year 2013 financial results after the market closes on February 24, 2014. The Company will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday, February 25, 2014, to discuss its fourth quarter and fiscal year financial results. ARCA ...
Basalt recycling center is closed
The recycling center in downtown Basalt is closed as of today, as Pitkin County outsources public recycle drop-offs and sorting. The county and the town of Basalt are directing people to leave their recycling at the trash company Waste Management’s facility in the Basalt Industrial Park near Willits Town Center. read more
Guest column: Solution may damage recycling cause
Usually it takes a serious problem to prompt radical changes in public policies affecting large numbers of citizens, but that does not seem to be the case with Minnesota and recycling. Even th…
Fresno cracks down on stolen shopping carts
The Fresno City Council on Thursday passed an ordinance requiring stores to keep track of their shopping carts.
Waste district tables employee changes amid disagreement
The Athens-Hocking Solid Waste District is looking at ways to further separate from the non-profit recycling side of its operation, but tabled a resolution in that direction at its latest meeting Monday morning.
Choctaw Recycling exceeds 5 million pounds
The Choctaw Nation Recycling Centers exceeded their goal of collecting 5 million pounds of recyclable materials in January. Tracy Horst, Director of Project Management for Choctaw Nation, said the material collected represents a savings equivalent of the energy consumption of 382 homes for a year.
Horry Co. recycling centers extend weekend hours for debris cleanup
Many people are still trying to get the storm debris out of their yards and now, some Horry County recycling centers are making it easier to get rid of yard waste.
Dispose of winter storm debris at local recycling centers
Horry County Emergency Management is allowing residents in the unincorporated areas of Horry County to dispose of their yard debris at any of the 24 recycling centers.
Not All Recycling Refunds Created Equal
SACRAMENTO- When you cash in your cans and bottles at a recycling center, you might assume you’re getting full redemption value but not all recycling refunds are created equal. We took three bags, each containing 50 identical plastic Arrowhead water …
Currituck Transfer Station closed on Feb. 28
CURRITUCK COUNTY The Currituck Transfer Station and Recycling Centers will be closed on Feb. 28. They will be open on March 1, a county news release says. The transfer center will be open 8 a.m. to noon on that Saturday and the recycling facilities will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Surprising culprit found in cell recycling defect
( Washington University School of Medicine ) Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified an unusual cause of the lysosomal storage disorder called mucolipidosis III, at least in a subset of patients. Unlike most genetic diseases that involve dysfunctional or missing proteins, the culprit is a normal protein that ends up in the wrong place.
St. Pete may be on road to recycling
ST. PETERSBURG — Long after it became standard in most large Florida cities, curbside recycling could finally be coming to St. Petersburg doorsteps. City officials this week will introduce a plan to offer a citywide recycling pickup service by October.
Snow canceled curbside recycling in James City, no makeup day scheduled
JAMES CITY - Due to the recent snow storm, curbside recycling was canceled on March 3 and 4.
Covanta Announces First Organics Recycling Agreement in Connecticut With Lake Compounce Theme Park
Covanta , a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy, today announced a new organics waste agreement with the Lake Compounce theme park in Bristol, Connecticut, the oldest, continuously-operating ...
Glass eliminated from Summit County single-stream recycling
Summit County single-stream recycling will no longer accept glass containers. Already-established drop-off locations, such as this one in Breckenridge, will now be where the community must recycle glass.
The Commercialization of Garbage
For much of human history, people have found ways to profitably reuse their waste. Today, the new emphasis on sustainability is driving some companies and municipalities to divert waste streams into cash flow.
Appliance Recycling Centers of America EPS of $0.21
Appliance Recycling Centers of America ( ARCI ): Q4 EPS of $0.21. Revenue of $32.8M (+23.8% Y/Y). Press Release 1 comment!
READER SUBMITTED: 360 Federal Credit Union Announces 1ST Annual Electronic Recycling Day
360 Federal Credit Union, in partnership with FEW.R Corp., invites the public to bring their outdated electronic items to the Credit Union's Enfield Office at 385 Enfield Street for free recycling. The event will take place on Saturday April 5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Bottle Bill Expansion Could Face Tough Opposition
Proposal Would Add Tea, Juice and Possibly Wine Bottles HARTFORD -- Connecticut environmental activists are looking to expand the state's bottle deposit system to cover tea, sports drinks, juice containers and possibly even wine bottles, but that idea appears likely to stir up strong opposition in an election year.
Need 3D printer filament? Got milk?
Study makes environmental, financial case for a smarter way to recycle plastic.
Horry County returns to 'OPCON 5,' normal operations
According to an official press release from Horry County, the Operating Condition Level has been moved to Level 5 (OPCON 5), which puts the county at normal operating conditions.
Environmental groups split on 10-cent deposit for bottles and cans
Environmentalists are usually unified, marching shoulder-to-shoulder to help Planet Earth.
Consortium seeking recycling bids
Members of the Central Ohio Consortium, which includes 10 municipalities and townships, are passing legislation to solicit bids for recycling services for the next five years.
Program shines a light on recycling
Thanks to Dunn County residents and the Recycling Association of Minnesota (RAM), 350 pounds of Christmas lights were recycled during the past holiday season.
Keep Prince William Beautiful aims to improve appearance of shopping centers
Keep Prince William Beautiful looks for shopping centers that need beautification, then offers to help.
Bottle bill deal may be in wind
BOSTON - House and Senate leaders under pressure to expand the bottle bill to include water and juice bottles, or see it decided by voters in the fall, said Thursday they will try to develop a compromise to address concerns of bottlers and supermarkets opposed to the measure.