Refuse and Recycling Blog

Going Green: The 5 Greenest Companies in North America

Posted on Tue, Mar 18, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

Much has been made about the importance of companies switching to green energy and adopting more environmentally friendly business practices and, while we're definitely not there yet, there are a number of large international companies based in North America that are finally beginning to lead the charge.

In fact, a growing portion of Fortune 500 companies are quickly realizing the many benefits of green energy and putting plans in place to better take advantage of these clean energy sources.

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Tags: recycling strategies, business recycling, going green, reduce waste, be green

How to Improve Your Business Recycling Strategies

Posted on Thu, Sep 19, 2013 @ 08:51 AM

So you’ve heard that ‘green’ is the way to go to improve your business’s consumer appeal, but you’re not sure how to get there. Or, maybe your company already recycles some items but you’re sure there’s more to do. Starting or improving an existing recycling program will make your organization ‘greener,’ and let you (and your customers), feel good about reducing the amount of waste sent to the landfill. Here are some great ideas to help improve your business’s recycling efforts!

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Tags: commercial recycling, community involvement, John's refuse, recycling strategies, electronic waste, business recycling, going green, zero waste