Oakland County Offers FREE Christmas Tree RecyclingThis season, Oakland County is making holiday cleanup easy and "green" by offering free, self-serve Christmas tree recycling.
GM Renaissance Center Now A Zero Landfill BuildingGeneral 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.
Recycle, Don't Trash, Those Old Holiday LightsWhen 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.
Event Notices From Oct. 28The latest news of events and meetings planned by Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
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."
Green Energy Renewable Solutions Merges with Cirque Energy IIIthaca-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.
ReCommunity Report Touts Economic, Environmental Benefit Of Michigan RecyclingReCommunity, 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.
KitchenAid Partners with Abt Electronics To Promote RecyclingThe 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.
Numerex, Cascade Partner For Asset Management In Solid Waste MarketCascade Engineering, a manufacturer serving markets ranging from automotive to recycling to furniture to renewable energy, Tuesday announced a partnership with Atlanta, Ga.-based Numerex Corp. (Nasdaq: NMRX).
House Panel Debates Bottle Return Fraud PenaltiesPeople in Michigan attempting to return out-of-state cans and bottles for a dime per container refund could face jail time, under proposed legislation.
RRRASOC Communities Recycle Better than the U.S. AverageThe Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County has tallied its disposal numbers from 2012, and they look very green.
Flint Outsources Garbage Collection, Brings Back Curbside RecyclingFlint's emergency financial manager says he's outsourcing the city's garbage collection services, a move that will also restore curbside recycling service.
Oakland Group Accepting Holiday Lights For RecyclingBeginning this December, the Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County will collect burned out holiday lights for recycling at the RRRASOC recycling drop-off center at 20000 W. Eight Mile Road in Southfield.
Detroit Schools Take On 'Go Green' Challenge It's "Go Green Week" in the Detroit Public Schools and the district is unveiling a number of energy-saving practices.
Cash In On Consumers Energy During Energy Awareness MonthConsumers Energy customers can do more than think about saving electricity and natural gas during October's Energy Awareness Month. They can save money, and get a larger-than-normal incentive check, if they act now on the utility's offer to pay them to recycle old refrigerators and freezers.