In launching 707 Resource Management in 2008, the team had envisaged a very customer-focused service, one built on trust, honesty, maximum efficiency, and interaction through information flow to customers, with minimum administrative intervention where possible. 707 Resource Management, who had previously built and managed several successful waste and recycling companies, decided that to differentiate their service from the competition they must utilise new technologies.
The Simple Process Of A Metal Recycling Center
Metal recycling is an eco-friendly way to save our already stressed out environment by the way of recycling old and worn-out metal items to use them further as a raw material in the process of manufacturing new steel items. Metal recycling industry in another right step in the direction of contributing towards more greener and healthier environment. This industry has expanded manifold in recent years because it is one of the more effective ways of conserving natural resources of the planet earth while minimizing...
What Happens When We Don’t Recycle Tires
By the end of 2015, only 11% of scrap tires produced in the US were going to landfills. 11% might sound small, but that’s still 460 thousand tons of tires going to waste (Source: Rubber Manufacturers Association). The costs of not recycling tires are great and come in a variety of unpleasant rubbery flavors. It’s such a serious issue, in fact, that many states have passed regulations on proper tire disposal, but a significant amount of illegal dumping and improper storage still occurs, which means...
Case study - UUSIOAINES Oy – Finland - Packaging glass recycling plant
CustomerUusioaines Ltd. has specialized in the recycling of packaging and float glass since 1995 in the Forssa area. Suppliers of packaging glass in Finland are the Finnish National Alcoholic Beverage Retailing Monopoly and other waste management companies.SituationThe capacity of the glass recycling plant meets the total demand for the recycling of packaging glass for the whole of Finland. The plant produces flint, green and amber cullet of the highest quality. Glass cullet is used as a raw material for industrial...
Case study - PFR Nord GmbH - PET recycling plant
CustomerThe Mensing Group of Companies in Hohenwestedt (Germany) invests almost € 10 million in the construction of a new PET recycling plant.The construction of the recycling plant is associated with the formation of PFR Nord GmbH in Hohenwestedt. About 30 new jobs have resulted there.On the whole, Mensing Group, which also includes AFA Nord GmbH and TM Recycling GmbH, has a headcount of about 80.SituationA modern PET recycling plant should be set up anew.PET will be purchased in different qualities.Clear...
Product stewardship – recycling’s little helper
Like many veteran recycling professionals, I have faced serious challenges in making the wish of recycling all materials come true. Although paper, cardboard, cans and bottles have ready markets and collection infrastructure; computers, mattresses and other items did not. They were the problem items that went into dumpsters because costs and lack of mechanism gave them little chance of recycling. Happily, I can share with you the magic of product stewardship and how it’s changing the world of recycling for...