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January 03, 2013 8 Easy Recycling Resolutions

Each year we use more resources than the earth can create, making recycling more important than ever.  Big or small, any recycling effort makes a difference. An EPA reports indicates that each person created over four pounds of waste every day in 2010.


December 18, 2012 2012: Year in Review

2012 has been another banner year for Greenstar.  Greenstar facilities were able to recycle over 2 million tons this year with the help of towns, schools, neighborhoods, and businesses across the nation. Here are a few highlights from 2012.


November 13, 2012 10 Green Thanksgiving Tips

Happy holidays from our Greenstar family to you!  Amid all of your holiday cooking, cleaning, and traveling, here are a few tips to help make your Thanksgiving a green one!


October 30, 2012 How to Green Your Halloween

Make the other ghosts and goblins green with envy by saving time, money, and the environment with Greenstar’s 10 tips to green your Halloween!


September 27, 2012 Greenstar Expands Carton Recycling to Six Markets

HOUSTON, TX (September 27, 2012) - Greenstar Recycling, a leading recycler in North America, has expanded its carton recycling program to include six markets. Communities across the country are continually pursuing ways to expand their recycling streams and divert waste from costly landfills. The inclusion of new items in local recycling streams decreases waste volumes, increases recycling volumes, and can even create revenue.


September 18, 2012 Greenstar Sponsors Green Sports Summit

For the second consecutive year, Greenstar Recycling is proud to sponsor a session at the Green Sports Summit.  The Summit is hosted by the Green Sports Alliance and is aimed at finding ways to introduce sustainable principles to fans through the platform of sport.



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September 27, 2012 Greenstar Expands Carton Recycling to Six Markets

HOUSTON, TX (September 27, 2012) - Greenstar Recycling, a leading recycler in North America, has expanded its carton recycling program to include six markets. Communities across the country are continually pursuing ways to expand their recycling streams and divert waste from costly landfills. The inclusion of new items in local recycling streams decreases waste volumes, increases recycling volumes, and can even create revenue.


June 06, 2012 Greenstar Akron Grand Opening

Greenstar Recycling, a leading recycler in North America, Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic, and Summit County Executive Russ Pry announced today the opening of Greenstar’s newest single stream recycling facility in Akron that will serve customers in central and northeast Ohio. Single stream is a recycling innovation that allows participants to combine all recyclables into one bin, greatly increasing the convenience to participating households and businesses.


February 10, 2012 Recycle Bowl Pennsylvania

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and Greenstar Recycling will be awarding $500 at special award ceremonies to the four Recycle‐Bowl runner‐up schools in Pennsylvania.


January 03, 2012 Let's Tackle Recycling 2011 Results

While football is a game marked by yards – and often inches – fans tailgating outside Heinz Field before 2011 Pittsburgh Steelers home games recycled more than 14 MILES of aluminum cans during the 8-game regular season as part of the Pennsylvania Resources Council’s “Let’s Tackle Recycling” effort.


August 15, 2011 City of Akron Partners with Greenstar

Greenstar Recycling is partnering with the City of Akron to increase recycling in the local Ohio community. Greenstar will construct a state of the art, single stream recycling processing facility within the corporate limits of Akron that will serve as a hub for recycling and recovery activities in the area.


July 18, 2011 Green Job Growth in Houston Press Release

A new study by two of the nation's top consulting organizations that demonstrates Houston's impressive record at creating environmentally responsible "green jobs" helps spotlight the contributions of a rapidly growing recycling leader, Greenstar Recycling. The study by the Brookings Institution and Batelle found that Houston ranks in the top 10 among the nation's 100 largest cities for creating all "green jobs" and in the top 5 at recycling job creation.



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January 03, 2013 8 Easy Recycling Resolutions

Each year we use more resources than the earth can create, making recycling more important than ever.  Big or small, any recycling effort makes a difference. An EPA reports indicates that each person created over four pounds of waste every day in 2010.


December 18, 2012 2012: Year in Review

2012 has been another banner year for Greenstar.  Greenstar facilities were able to recycle over 2 million tons this year with the help of towns, schools, neighborhoods, and businesses across the nation. Here are a few highlights from 2012.


November 13, 2012 10 Green Thanksgiving Tips

Happy holidays from our Greenstar family to you!  Amid all of your holiday cooking, cleaning, and traveling, here are a few tips to help make your Thanksgiving a green one!


October 30, 2012 How to Green Your Halloween

Make the other ghosts and goblins green with envy by saving time, money, and the environment with Greenstar’s 10 tips to green your Halloween!


September 18, 2012 Greenstar Sponsors Green Sports Summit

For the second consecutive year, Greenstar Recycling is proud to sponsor a session at the Green Sports Summit.  The Summit is hosted by the Green Sports Alliance and is aimed at finding ways to introduce sustainable principles to fans through the platform of sport.


June 25, 2012 Carton Recycling Comes to Des Moines

The Metro Waste Authority is going to milk all it can out of its Curb It recycling program starting next week.  Beginning July 1, it will begin accepting milk cartons (the paper kind with a slick coating).



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November 17, 2012 Texas Recycles Day

On November 17, Greenstar Recycling and the City of San Antonio are partnering to celebrate Texas Recycles Day.  Texas Recycles Day is a family-friendly educational awareness event where various organizations showcase their recycling efforts and children can take part in hands-on recycling activities.


November 15, 2012 Greenstar and the Dynamo Partner for America Recycles Day

On November 15, Greenstar Recycling and the Houston Dynamo are partnering to host a recycling and shredding drive in celebration of America Recycles Day.  Recycling fans will have the opportunity to meet Dynamo defender, Andre Hainault.


November 13, 2012 Texas Municipal League

Greenstar is proud to be an exhibitor at this year's Texas Municipal League Conference on November 13-16 in Grapevine, TX.  As a pure recycler, Greenstar believes that community engagement is key to the success of recycling across our country. 


October 29, 2012 Association of Ohio Recyclers Conference

The theme of this year's AOR conference is "Sustainable Materials Management".  As a leader in the field of single stream recycling, Greenstar is proud to attend a conference with like-minded organizations.


October 21, 2012 Texas Recycling and Sustainability Summit

As the leading recycler in Texas, Greenstar is proud to be a silver sponsor at this year's Texas Recycling and Sustainability Summit.  The annual Summit is hosted by the State of Texas Alliance for Recycling. 


September 29, 2012 City of Dallas Fall Round Up

This Saturday, September 29, Greenstar Recycling is partnering with the City of Dallas on its annual Fall Round Up recycling and shredding event. 



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