Rubbermaid has the ideal solution for setting up a recycling program. Why is recycling important?
Waste is a real problem.
Too many are simply waste sent to landfill or incinerated while the best solution to reduce our impact on the environment is to recycle and compost as much waste.
The EU has set clear goals to promote recycling: 2015
-Paper, glass, textiles, plastics and metals are banned from landfills.
Mises up collection systems for these categories.
1. Analyze needs
What types of waste do you recycle?
- General waste
- Plastic bottles
- The milk cartons and juice (Tetra Pack)
Identifying companies that collect waste for recycling.
2. Defining objectives
Measure the volume of each type of waste.
Negotiate with companies that collect waste for recycling.
Determine whether recycling will be a profit center.
Follow the evolution of volumes.
Follow the evolution of the types of waste.
Compare these results to key business objectives.
3. Choose products and implement recycling
Select products suitable for recycling.
Identify areas of recycling and install appropriate signs.
Hire a company cleaning services and set the frequency of its intervention.
For the on-site recycling to be successful, you must:
-Communicate clearly on the recycling program.
-Place posters and intuitive stickers recycling points.
-Inform the public, across the site, an effective display system.
Train-the people in charge of cleaning to ensure they comply with the recycling program. / Endheader /