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Happy Earth Day from!

Friday, April 22, 2011
Happy Earth Day from all of us at! At, we work to build awareness of why mercury-containing wastes are dangerous, the harm of improperly disposing of them, and the ways that they can be safely and efficiently recycled.

We offer EasyPak™ prepaid mail-in containers for recycling spent fluorescent lamps, ballasts, batteries, and electronic waste at facilities of less than 150,000 square feet. Our large facility solutions, including lamp crushing and bulk pickups, can enable facilities of more than 150,000 square feet to reduce overall recycling costs by up to 50%.

We hope that you'll take a moment to learn how recycling with our products and services is cost-effective, and can help keep your facility and the environment free of the hazards of mercury.

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A Snapshot of Small Facility Recycling

Tuesday, April 19, 2011
In February, Today's Facility Manager published an article explaining why fluorescent lamp recycling still matters, even in a tough economy when facility management budgets are tight.

The article discussed how recycling lamps can mitigate the financial, environmental, and public relations risks of throwing them out, as well as generate additional benefits like green marketing opportunities and a safer workplace.

Last month, the magazine ran a follow-up article about the types of recycling methods available to facility managers who operate facilities of less than 150,000 square feet, and the logistics of what recycling lamps often looks like for small facilities.

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New Corporate Recycling Whitepaper from Air Cycle Corp.

Sunday, April 17, 2011
While many individual facilities use EasyPak™ to recycle their universal waste (UW), EasyPak can also be used to implement universal waste recycling programs for large, multi-site organizations. Recycling universal wastes ensures compliance with waste disposal regulations and reduces harmful environmental impacts.

A new whitepaper from Air Cycle Corporation reviews the challenges of recycling UWs across the complex, multi-facility structure of a large corporation and explains how an EasyPak™-powered corporate recycling program can help minimize recycling costs, ensure organization-wide participation and measure recycling progress while generating additional benefits like green marketing opportunities and reduced liability for improper disposal.

EPA Updates CFL Cleanup and PCB Exposure Guidance

Friday, April 8, 2011
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently issued new guidelines for proper handling of two common hazardous wastes: broken CFLs and PCB-containing lighting ballasts.

This article from Environmental Protection details the simplified CFL cleanup recommendations, and explains how to most efficiently retrofit PCB ballasts using upgrade programs and energy saving fixtures.

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Why Fluorescent Lamp Recycling Still Matters

Friday, April 1, 2011
In a tough economy, many facility managers wonder if fluorescent lamp recycling is worth the cost.

But this article from Today's Facility Manager explains how throwing away lamps carries heavy financial, environmental and public relations risks that often outweigh the comparatively small fee for recycling over the long run.

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