• Pat Perry, group manager for environmental services at Target Corp., has been elected chair of the Buy Recycled Business Alliance (BRBA) Steering Committee. Susan A. Mills, manager, environmental practices, for OfficeMax, also has been elected vice chair of the committee.


  • Sweco, Florence, Ky., has achieved International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2000 registration as defined in the ISO 9000:2000 Quality Management System Standard.


  • “Paper Recovery Up,” a story in the Tip Off section of August's Waste Age, page 10, failed to identify the first name and title of Chaz Miller, the state programs director for the National Solid Wastes Management Association in Washington, D.C. Waste Age regrets the error.

New Offices

  • Sims Group, Richmond, Calif., has opened an e-waste demanufacturing facility in Hayward, Calif.