• Trail King Industries, Mitchell, S.D., opened a new manufacturing plant in Fargo, N.D., which spans 160,000 square feet and employs 175 workers.

  • Sonocco, Hartsville, S.C., renamed its global recovered paper operations Sonocco Recycling. Sonocco collects 3.5 million tons of recyclables each year.

  • Office Depot, Delray Beach, Fla., launched its “Tech Recycling Service” at all 1,100 of the company's retail stores throughout North America.

  • All-Scrap, Pulaski, Tenn., launched a new Web site, www.all-scrap.com, to connect buyers and sellers of recyclable materials and equipment.

  • Greenstar North America, Houston, completed the acquisition of Mid America Recycling Co.

  • Advanced Waste Services, Milwaukee, Wis., received a Mid-Market Growth Award from the Milwaukee Business Journal for its growth rate of 26 percent since 2004 and revenue approaching $25 million this year.