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Discussions with tag 'Recycling'

Recycled Kitchens, Salvaged Splendor

by Chelsea W. // Student

The New York Times recently posted an article about how different organizations in New York are recycling used kitchen appliances. Organizations like Green Demolition and BIG Reuse, are in the busines…

Celebrate 25 years with Mass Recycle - October 14th, 6-9 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Mass Recycle - 25th Anniversary Celebration October 14th, 6PM to 9PM Rialto Restaurant (in the Charles Hotel) 1 Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA Join MassRecycle at the Rialto in Harvard Square to …

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Massachusetts,Recycling,MassRecycle

0 replies | 455 views | Posted on: 10/08/2015 | Last updated: 10/08/2015

AUGUST 11th: The Art of Reuse Event @ Newmarket Millspace

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

The Post-Landfill Action Network (PLAN) cultivates, educates, and inspires the student-led zero waste movement. They inform students about the waste crisis and equip them with the necessary skills and…

Western Massachusetts Green Consortium - Green Night October 12, 2016 5PM - 8PM: Demolition, Deconstruction, Recycling

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

You are invited to join the Western Mass Green Consortium at the upcoming Green Night October 12, 2016 5PM - 8PM. Construction & Demolition Sustainable Waste Practices Join RecyclingWorks in Mas…

MassRecycle 2017 R3 Conference: March 27, 2017

by ChristinaC // Marketing Student

MassRecycle 2017 R3 Conference: Monday, March 27, 2017 (All day event) Location: Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center, 1657 Worcester Rd, Framingham, MA 01701 Attend the MassRecycle R3 …

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Recycling,MassRecycle,Waste Reduction

0 replies | 438 views | Posted on: 02/08/2017 | Last updated: 02/08/2017

Timberland walks the extra mile to end plastic waste

by Kalyani.rc // Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

Footwear manufacturer Timberland is walking a mile in the shoes of people whose lives are affected by trash pollution — at least, the "first mile" — through its partnership with B Corporation, Thr…

Filed under: Industry Organizations and Associations

Keywords: Recycling,Waste Reduction,Timberland,Sourcing

0 replies | 6999 views | Posted on: 03/02/2017 | Last updated: 03/02/2017

WMGC Green Night - Repurposing, Refurbishing and Restoring: The Wellspring Cooperative, March 8, 5 pm - Northampton, MA

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Western Massachusetts Green Consortium, Green Night Repurposing, Refurbishing and Restoring: The Wellspring Cooperative March 8 at 5pm Platform Sports Bar 125A Pleasant Street, Northampton, MA.…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Recycling,Western Massachusetts Green Consortium,Reuse,The Wellspring Cooperative,Upcycling

0 replies | 268 views | Posted on: 03/07/2017 | Last updated: 03/07/2017

Greening the Golden State 2.0 April 26 - Green Solutions Expo, April 26-27, Sacramento

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

Greening the Golden State 2.0 April 26 - Green Solutions Expo, April 26-27 Sacramento Convention Center Exhibit Hall and Meeting Rooms 1400 J Street Sacramento, CA 95814 California, home t…

Filed under: California

California Green Building

Keywords: Energy,Netzero,PACE,Recycling,Healthy Buildings,Green Schools,EV - Electric Vehicles,Smart Cities,Technology,CALGreen

0 replies | 572 views | Posted on: 03/08/2017 | Last updated: 03/08/2017

Southeast Recycling Conference & Trade Show: March 12-15

by ChristinaC // Marketing Student

Southeast Recycling Conference & Trade Show (SERC): March 12-15 Dates: Conference: March 12-15 Trade Show: March 12-14 Location: Hilton San Destin Golf Resort & Spa, Destin, FL Attend the …

Florida Green Building Group

Keywords: Sustainability,Recycling

0 replies | 232 views | Posted on: 03/11/2017 | Last updated: 03/11/2017

Recycling Organic Waste in NYC

by AbbieKnight

Almost one third of waste that the NYC Department of Sanitation collects is organic waste (Food scraps, spoiled food, food-soiled paper, plants, etc.) Rather than throwing it away as garage, NYC wants…

Filed under: Resilience

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Recycling

0 replies | 707 views | Posted on: 06/23/2017 | Last updated: 06/23/2017

Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo, August 23-24 in

by AbbieKnight

The Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo brings together the industry to discover the latest trends, showcase innovation, attend high quality practical seminars and workshops, and network with key wast…

Filed under: Events

Keywords: Recycling,Waste Management

0 replies | 457 views | Posted on: 07/19/2017 | Last updated: 07/19/2017

The Australasian Waste & Recyling Expo (AWRE) - August 29-30, Sydney

by AbbieKnight

The Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo (AWRE) challenges thinking about waste through a two-day collaboration into the now and future of waste disposal and recovery. As Sydney’s only annual industr…

Filed under: Events

Keywords: Recycling,Waste Management

0 replies | 556 views | Posted on: 08/13/2018 | Last updated: 08/13/2018

NorthEast Recycling Council Fall Conference, October 30-31, 2018, Rocky Hill, Connecticut

by Aditya

NERC's Fall 2018 Conference—The Future of MRFs—will be held on October 30th - 31st in Rocky Hill, Connecticut. NERC's events are designed to provide attendees with the opportunity to learn, sha…

Filed under: Environment

Connecticut Green Building

Keywords: Green Communities,Recycling,Local Environmental Action,Waste Management,Sustainable Living

0 replies | 936 views | Posted on: 08/21/2018 | Last updated: 08/21/2018

Arkansas Recycling Coalition's 28th Annual Conference and Trade Show, October 8-10, 2018, Eureka Springs, Arkansas

by Aditya

Pathways to Sustainability, ARC's 2018 Annual Conference theme, takes place at the Best Western Inn of the Ozarks Hotel & Convention Center, Eureka Springs, AR, on October 8-10, 2018. We have had some…

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

Keywords: Sustainable Communities,Recycling,Waste Management,Solid Waste

0 replies | 639 views | Posted on: 08/21/2018 | Last updated: 08/21/2018

Closing the loop with CarpetCycle: Tour, Presentation, and Networking 4-7 pm, January 22, Roselle, New Jersey

by Eileen Flynn // Student

About CarpetCycle: An estimated 3.5 billion pounds of post-consumer carpet gets landfilled in the United States annually. Since their inception, in 1999, CarpetCycle has been providing services to saf

Filed under: Events

New Jersey Greenbuilding Group

Keywords: Green Building,Recycling,Insulation,CarpetCycle

0 replies | 561 views | Posted on: 01/04/2019 | Last updated: 01/06/2019

True Zero Waste Symposium, February 21, 8am-3pm, Pittsburgh, PA

by ella.nielsen44 // Student

Join the Pennsylvania Resource Council and their Zero Waste Pennsylvania team to learn how your business or institution can advance its solid waste and recycling goals with fiscall

Filed under: Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Sustainability Group

Keywords: Recycling,Zero Waste,reducing waste

0 replies | 943 views | Posted on: 02/01/2019 | Last updated: 02/01/2019

There is Hope for the U.S. - Updates on China's Recycling Ban

by ella.nielsen44 // Student

It’s been more than a year since China started cracking down on recycling imports from the U.S., forcing cities and communities to start taking initiative on their waste and recycling practices.

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

Keywords: Recycling,China

0 replies | 1208 views | Posted on: 07/26/2019 | Last updated: 07/26/2019

Understanding Recycling Better, and the Recycle Smart MA Resource

by ella.nielsen44 // Student

It can certainly be confusing nowadays as to what you can or can't recycle. Recycle Smart MA is an initiatve of the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection and has put it's effort

Filed under: Advocacy

Keywords: Recycling,MassRecycle

0 replies | 3537 views | Posted on: 07/26/2019 | Last updated: 06/12/2020

USGBC MA: Building Better for Trash, Recycling, and Organics, November 14, Boston, MA

by USGBC Massachusetts

This course is designed to ensure designers understand the space and electrical requirements necessary for dock space, and the internal storage of trash, recycling, organic food waste, and special mat

Filed under: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Related to: Other,Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Boston,Recycling,USGBC MA,Waste Management

0 replies | 772 views | Posted on: 10/18/2019 | Last updated: 11/08/2019

USGBC LA: Interior Removal Services Demolition Facility Tour, December 3, Los Angeles, CA

by abu417 // Climate Connoisseur. Eco-Maniac. Solar Sommelier.

Tour the offices and donation warehouse of Interior Removal Specialist, Inc., and the adjacent recycling facility of Construction and Demolition Recycling Inc. Learn what can happen when re-use is a p

Filed under: Interior Design

Related to: Architects ,Builders/Contractors

California Green Building

Keywords: Recycling,Interior Design,LEED Gold Certification

0 replies | 726 views | Posted on: 11/14/2019 | Last updated: 11/14/2019

2020 Spring WasteWise Webinar, "Back to Basics," Thursday, April 16, 10 am

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts is hosting a webinar on Thursday, April 16, 2020 in place of the postponed in-person 2020 WasteWise Forum.

The tentative focus for this webinar is ‘B

Filed under: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Recycling,Waste Management,Facilities,RecyclingWorks Massachusetts

0 replies | 791 views | Posted on: 04/03/2020 | Last updated: 04/03/2020

FREE Webinar: Green Business - Best Management Practices for Businesses, July 22, 12:30 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

Join this webinar to learn what UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County is doing to assist businesses with going green. This course is designed to introduce businesses with best management practices for imp

Filed under: Webinars

Florida Green Building Group

Keywords: business,Energy Efficiency,Recycling,Green Business,Solid Waste

0 replies | 361 views | Posted on: 07/09/2020 | Last updated: 07/09/2020

Beyond Recycling - Upcycling, Webcast, August 13th, 2-3 pm PST

by StacySinclair // Technical writer

Upcycle Webcast, August 13th

Safety is Metro’s top priority while we continue to do the work to chart our path forward, especially as LA County reopens in stages. Throughout the year, Metro i

Filed under: Other

Related to: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling,Other Green Building

California Green Building

Keywords: Recycling,Upcycling

0 replies | 402 views | Posted on: 07/29/2020 | Last updated: 07/29/2020

Webinar: Cradle to Cradle, Manufacturing and the Recyclability of Plastics, September 1, 1 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

This course will begin with a general overview of recycling, zero waste and how plastics fits into this.

We will define: Single Use vs Durable plastics; Cradle to Cradle principles and Zero Waste.

Filed under: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Keywords: Recycling,Plastic Waste

0 replies | 725 views | Posted on: 08/16/2020 | Last updated: 08/16/2020

FREE Webinar: Livable Public Play Spaces that Integrate Natural Systems, September 15, 12 pm EDT

by samanthaklein // Intern

“Play space” in US cities too often conjures an image of landscapes consisting of sterile, mono-dimensional playsets designed to entertain infant and small children. Too often, parks in th

Filed under: Urban Planning

Keywords: Healthy Building,Urban Planning,Recycling,Ecology,Parks

0 replies | 407 views | Posted on: 08/25/2020 | Last updated: 08/25/2020