Online purchasing accounts for 10 percent of retail sales, up from 4 percent a decade ago. No one knows where it will max out, but its growth is inevitable.
Due to the safety and economic problems posed by disposable propane tanks, some organizations are pushing alternatives to disposable cylinders.
The waste processing facility in Hampden, Maine, is on schedule for full commercial operations by July 1.
The facility will accept residential and commercial waste streams as well as single stream, co-mingled and source separated recyclables.
Rather than dwelling on industry hardships, Millennium Recycling is using 2019 to celebrate its growth and success.
The facility became fully operational in late April and can process 200,000 tons a year leveraging both mechanical processes and automated technologies.
Waste360 and WasteExpo international business attendees got a behind-the-scenes look at the Republic Services of Southern Nevada recycling facility and learning center.
The new MRF is designed to process 8 tons per hour of mixed single stream recyclables.