MCS Industries, Inc. Wins Coveted Recycling Award

The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) recently announced the winners of their 2013 Environmental Stewardship Awards which recognizes organizations that demonstrate a high level of

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Portland City Council Delays Idea of Foam Ban

The City Council of Portland, Maine, has decided to delay any further action on a potential ban of polystyrene foam foodservice items after several community

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Portland Resident Voices Concerns over Foam Ban Consideration

While the city of Portland, Maine, has put together a task force to consider a ban on polystyrene foam products, one of the city’s leaders

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NYC to Consider New Measures to Increase City-Wide Recycling

In 2012, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg set a new goal for his city to be recycling at least thirty percent of household trash

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New Study Shows Cancer Risks Unlikely from Foam Products

A new study conducted by Gradient Corporation, a leading consulting firm with a focus on environmental and risk science, questions claims made that chemicals within

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Wisconsin Community Expands Recycling Program

The community of Watertown, Wisconsin has decided to expand its current recycling program to tackle the issue of construction debris in its growing town. Residents

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New Product Manufactured from Recycled Polystyrene Foam

A recycled products manufacturer located in Columbus, OH has found a new use for recycled polystyrene foam waste. Weisenbach Recycled Products now manufactures and sells

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Fort Hood to Expand Recycling Efforts in 2013

The Fort Hood military post of Killeen, Texas has decided to make efforts to pursue initiating a more robust recycling plan this year. The goal

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Foam Manufacturer Unveils New Environmentally Friendly Initiative

Michigan-based manufacturer Dart Container Corporation has invested in new technology that will power a portion of its Leola plant in Lancaster, PA plant off of

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California Company Recognized for Foam Recycling Program

Keep California Beautiful has recognized a Fontana-based business for its innovative foam recycling program that has been implemented throughout the Southern California region. Burrtec Waste

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