Tough, durable, used conveyor belting provides a wealth of re-use options from farm animal mats to truck bed liners and snow plow guards.
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Doors, cabinet doors, reclaimed wood, used hardware and other materials are being upcycled into chests, tables, armoires, cabinets and other household and garden items.
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This article is reprinted with the permission of the author, Marc Gunther Zero is a good number when it comes to sustainability. Zero emissions. Net-zero energy buildings. And of course, zero waste. Zero waste is radical. It’s attainable. It’s good business. And it’s cool. I’ve been excited by the idea of zero waste ever since
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Repurposed Materials company is dedicated to finding materials that can no longer be used in their original industry and making them available for consumers to resourcefully re-use in a different application.
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With a growing population and finite resources, businesses and consumers need to use their resources more wisely to survive in a global economy and a more crowded planet. NewWood’s goal is to be at the forefront of the sustainable building revolution.
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Reklaim, Inc. is a next-generation technology company that is transforming the way the world manages scrap tires. The company is launching a new sector in the Green Economy— manufacturing high quality, competitively priced products; generating attractive economic returns; providing a beneficial new use for scrap tires; reducing greenhouse gas emissions; and conserving valuable energy resources.
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Genie Industries is a global company building all kinds of aerial work platforms, booms and lifts. Genie’s Washington State plants are in Redmond and Moses Lake. Nucor Steel is one of the largest manufacturers of steel from recycled and reclaimed steel material. Its plant is based in West Seattle.
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Washington State Correctional Industries Conserving Resources and Building Job Skills Company Background: The mission of Correctional Industries (CI) is to maintain and expand offender work training programs which develop marketable skills, instill and promote positive work ethics and reduce the tax burden of corrections. CI utilizes a blend of business and government, using private industry
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