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Dividing and Conquering the Trash
New York Times (10/26/14) P. 1; Zax, David
Nate Morris, CEO of Atlanta-based Rubicon Global, has found a lucrative niche serving as a hub connecting businesses with trash haulers and recyclers that handle their disposable materials. Morris has gained control of the waste manage...
New Recycling Program Turning a Profit
Penticton Western News (Canada) (10/23/14) Fries, Joes
A five-month-old recycling program in British Columbia, Canada, is starting to face issues at some of the regions smaller landfills. In May, Multi-Material B.C. was appointed to oversee recycling for the province-wide prog...
Alpine Waste & Recycling Offers New Life for Old Campaign Signs Post-Election
Denver Business Journal (10/20/14) Proctor, Cathy
Following this year's election campaign, Commerce City, Colo.-based Alpine Waste & Recycling plans to collect the numerous campaign yard signs that will need to be disposed of in the Denver, Colo., area. The company will accept...
Dynamic Recycling Invests More Than $2 Million in Onalaska, Wisconsin, Production Facility
Area Development Online (10/20/14)
Dynamic Recycling expects to create 110 jobs by opening a new facility in Onalaska, Wis., which will accommodate the companys need for more space. Dynamic is spending more than $2 million to renovate and upgrade the facility, which is expect...
Recycling Demand Increases for Electronic Devices
Journal Record (OK) (10/19/14) Terry-Cobo, Sarah
Tulsa, Okla.-based Natural Evolution and Oklahoma City-based HiTech Assets are seeing an increasing demand for their electronics recycling services. The companies help large businesses limit the security and environmental risks o...
Coeymans Recycler Growing After Fire Forces Move
Albany Times Union (NY) (10/17/14) Rulison, Larry
TCI of New York has bounced back from a fire two years ago that destroyed its recycling facility in Ghent, N.Y. The utility-equipment recycler recently completed construction on a new, $7 million headquarters and operations cent...
Signature Acquires Recycling Business
San Fernando Valley Business Journal (10/17/14) Golan, Elliot
Sherman Oaks, Calif.-based Signature Group Holdings is acquiring Global Recycling & Specification Alloys for $525 million. Signature is purchasing the business unit from Aleris International of Beachwood, Ohio, and w...
Tampa Company Finds Niche in Recycling Plastic Foam
MyFox Tampa Bay (10/17/2014) Smith, Doug
Tampa, Fla.-based 3G1V says it recycles tons of plastic foam and sends it overseas to China. "We send about 200,000 pounds a month," says Bryan Anderson, one of the founders of 3G1V, short for Three Guys, One Vision. The majority of t...
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