Allied Opens Chicago C&D Facility

Phoenix-based Allied Waste has opened an $8 million construction and demolition (C&D) debris recycling facility in Chicago that can process as much as 1,500 tons of recyclables each day.

"This facility exemplifies Allied’s commitment and leadership as the region’s largest recycler by offering communities and businesses economically sustainable recycling options." said Bob Kalebich, general manager for Allied Waste, in a press release. "The facility’s state-of-the-art equipment can accept almost all types of C&D debris and recover 90 percent of all recyclable material.”