As companies budget for the new year, they need to leave room for waste disposal costs. Businesses generate millions of tons of residual waste each year. For example, according to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), Pennsylvania’s businesses produce at least 20 million tons of solid residual waste annually. Paper mills, steel manufacturers and printing operations are among the largest waste creators in the state. These companies need a way to …Continue Reading
Is a food waste recycling program right for your business? You might be surprised to learn that the path to greener dining – and a significant reduction in waste collection costs – is smoother than you think.
A food waste recycling program won’t just make your operation greener. It will significantly cut down on waste collection costs, too. In …Continue Reading
For the majority of industrial or manufacturing plant administrators, the two weeks of a site outage are more stressful than any other period throughout the year. However, that facility shutdown serves a crucial purpose: industrial outages allow for the necessary manufacturing plant cleaning to occur.
Most manufacturing plants choose to partner with a waste disposal company to facilitate manufacturing plant cleaning. Choosing the right company can create a successful, …Continue Reading
Handling drum waste disposal is probably one of your least favorite elements of owning your own business. However, if you work in the printing, automotive, or another industrial field, managing containerized waste is a necessary evil.
The safe and environmentally-responsible disposal of this waste is a legal requirement — and likely necessary to continue running your business.
While you are legally permitted to train your employees in waste disposal, meaning you …Continue Reading
Zero waste to landfill is the major environmental sustainability benchmark of landfill diversion. Zero waste to landfill also called zero landfill, status is achieved by diverting 100% of waste your company produces from a landfill to an alternate disposal source.
When companies want to achieve zero landfill or other landfill diversion success, they team with a waste recycling partner. ERC has a track-record of helping our partners achieve zero landfill. Learn …Continue Reading
For commercial builders, the financial bottom line on a project separates success from failure. Necessary throughout the entirety of the project, construction waste disposal is a crucial expense.
However, by making environmentally responsible choices with your construction site waste disposal—and by partnering with an experienced construction waste management company—you can earn LEED credits which can save you money on your construction project.
While a variety of different LEED credits are available …Continue Reading
A lot of thought goes into planning any event, whether it’s a wedding, a marathon, music festival, or any large gathering of people. There are a number of decisions that organizers need to make and a crucial one is figuring out how many portable toilets do I need? This number is important because too many portable toilets can be a drain on your budget and too few can be a …Continue Reading
When you consider everything you want from a portable toilet rental service, cleanliness should always be at the top of the list. You can feel confident that you’ll receive clean portable toilet rentals when you work with ERC. No matter the occasion, we keep our toilets fresh.
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ERC employs a thorough cleaning process conducted by …Continue Reading
Environmental Recovery Corporation recently donated $5,000 to support Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center’s programs and the children who benefit from them. As a nationally recognized pediatric facility, Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center provides family-centered education and therapy programs for infants, children and adolescents with disabilities, developmental delays and acquired injuries.
“Schreiber is a local charity that directly improves the lives of children,” said Kevin Rohrbach, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at ERC. …Continue Reading
There is a certain level of stress involved when a small or medium sized business creates waste. If you don’t have a full time EH&S manager, it can be a daunting task to find a way to dispose of containerized waste accumulating in your machine shop, warehouse, or maintenance garage. There are a variety of rules and regulations that must be followed to safely transport and dispose of these materials. …Continue Reading