Green Factor

Grand Blanc Township receives ‘Going Green’ Award
May 17, 2019

Grand Blanc Township receives ‘Going Green’ Award

When communities recycle everyone wins. Grand Blanc Township in Michigan State are reaping the rewards and being recognized for being a leader in recycling.

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Burlington community members get up close view of why ‘recycling properly’ has to be a community goal
May 17, 2019

Burlington community members get up close view of why ‘recycling properly’ has to be a community goal

Community members from Burlington, Ontario got a first hand view of how important ‘recycling right’ is when they toured our recycling material recovery facility recently. With a focus on education and what it actually takes to sort post consumer recycling into saleable commodities, the experience opened eyes and generated a lot of questions.

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A shared vision for community, business and art in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
March 01, 2019

A shared vision for community, business and art

What do a shared vision, 1,111 melted aluminum cans and recycled glass have in common? Find the answer. 

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Keurig partners with Emterra to develop solution to K-Cup(R) pods recycling
March 01, 2019

Keurig partners with Emterra to develop solution to K-Cup® pods recycling

Emterra Group has been working with Keurig to find solutions presented by hard-to-recycle packaging.

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Simple and sweet solutions for a greener office
March 01, 2019

Simple and sweet solutions for a greener office

Waste from sugar cane is being used to create 100 per cent forest free paper.

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The Copper Kettle - where tradition co-exists with sustainability
March 01, 2019

The Copper Kettle - where tradition co-exists with sustainability

The Copper Kettle offers casual fine dining – serving customers in blue jeans and ball gowns. 

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