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.
Revisited: Why we should be recycling more nickel
Dr Tim Johnson has revisited his nickel blog for CIWM magazine Earlier this year we released a blog that explained why we should be recycling more nickel. The blog was written by Dr Tim Johnson and proved to be very popular in the wider metallurgy community. The blog explained how important nickel can be, and how plasma technology can help recycle nickel in a sustainable way. Dr Tim Johnson has gone on to talk in more detail about the blog to various delegates at conferences. Dr Tim Johnson has now revisited...
How To Make A Perfect Cardboard Bale
Creating a consistent cardboard bale is important when sending this valuable commodity off to recyclers and managing the long term performance of your baling and recycling equipment. Offloading product can create unnecessary stress on machinery and diminish the life expectancy and performance of your equipment over time. There are five basic things that everyone should know in order to make a perfect cardboard bale. Take this fun quiz and see if you have what it takes to make the perfect cardboard bale. If...
Recycling Apartment Building Cardboard
How to manage cardboard waste in apartment building complexes using quality Harmony vertical cardboard balers. Online shopping has created a large influx of cardboard waste in residential buildings all over the world. Apartment managers cannot afford to add this cardboard to the weekly compactor deposits and hauling schedules. Throwing this cardboard away adds an additional burden to the already over-stressed waste stream and landfills. The solution to managing this new cardboad waste is to recycle it....
Recycling center uses automatic baler for greener revenues - Case Study
This isn’t your ordinary recycling center, because it isn’t an ordinary person running it. Terry Buenzow has been the Department Manager of Winneshiek County Recycling Department since early 2000. Terry is enthusiastic about recycling and it shows. Prior to coming to the Winneshiek County Recycling, Terry was the purchasing manager of a precision metal fabrication company. This is where the interest for recycling started. Terry explains, “I dealt with a large amount of scrap materials when I...
Value-driven recycling at Fareway Stores - Case Study
With 100 grocery stores across Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, and Nebraska, maintaining the recycling and trash for Fareway Stores is no easy task. But they have the equipment, systems, and staff in place to make it efficient. Leo Hickey, who has been responsible for the “In Store” maintenance since 1993 explains, “Each of the 100 Fareway Stores has one M60MD Baler for baling recyclable cardboard. They also have one M42BC Baler that is used to make trash bales. Our warehouse recycles cardboard,...