Grants To Help Communities Develop Recycling

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is offering $250,000 in grants to help communities develop recycling programs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2014

Gov. Snyder Offers Plan To Boost Solid Waste Recycling

“It’s time to reclaim our leadership position,” Snyder said “If we can recycle more, it’s good for economic growth and potentially creating jobs.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2014


Oakland County Offers FREE Christmas Tree Recycling

This season, Oakland County is making holiday cleanup easy and “green” by offering free, self-serve Christmas tree recycling.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2013

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GM Renaissance Center Now A Zero Landfill Building

General Motors announced Tuesday that the GM Renaissance Center, the six-tower office complex that dominates Detroit’s skyline and has its own ZIP code, now recycles, reuses or converts all its daily waste to energy, sending zero to landfills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2013


Recycle, Don’t Trash, Those Old Holiday Lights

When you turn on your tree, and the family sighed, because there’s a light that won’t light on one side, don’t throw old lights away, that’s wasteful, you see — recycle them instead with the RSOC.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

Event Notices From Oct. 28

The latest news of events and meetings planned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2013

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Michigan Regulators Consider Revising Bottle Law

“This is not an effort to undo Michigan’s bottle bill. This is about expanding Michigan’s recycling ethic.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2013

Cirque Energy

Green Energy Renewable Solutions Merges with Cirque Energy II

Ithaca-baesd Cirque Energy II LLC, a privately owned renewable energy development company based in Michigan, has merged with Detroit-based Green Energy Renewable Solutions Inc., LLC, developer and operator of municipal solid waste and construction and demolition waste processing and recycling facilities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2013

ReCommunity Recycling

ReCommunity Report Touts Economic, Environmental Benefit Of Michigan Recycling

ReCommunity, a recycling and recovery company that works with communities throughout Michigan, announced on Monday’s Earth Day holiday the overall impact of its recycling efforts for 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2013


KitchenAid Partners with Abt Electronics To Promote Recycling

The KitchenAid brand of Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. is partnering with Abt Electronics in Glenview, Ill. to kick off Earth Week and encourage the responsible disposal of unwanted small electric kitchen appliances.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2013



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