What's New At Greenstar
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.
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.
Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful and Greenstar Recycling will be awarding $500 at special award ceremonies to the four Recycle‐Bowl runner‐up schools in Pennsylvania.
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.
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.
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.
Greenstar Recycling has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to form a joint venture (JV) with Vadxx Energy, LLC to convert recovered plastic into synthetic crude oil. Through this JV, Greenstar and Vadxx will work together to provide a domestic fuel, and benefit the environment by repurposing recovered plastic products.
Texas Lutheran University (TLU) will launch a new recycling program in partnership with Greenstar Recycling. Greenstar's educational trailer will help kick off the new program and allow the community to boost environmental sustainability efforts and awareness on campus.
Greenstar Recycling is honored to work with Keep Houston Beautiful to support Keep Houston Beautiful Day and cleanup a neglected area of Houston. Saturday, April 2, 2011, Greenstar Recycling will help clean and landscape an area in Acres Homes, a neighborhood just north of downtown.
Greenstar discussed, at United Nations Headquarters in New York, its role in helping San Antonio, Texas create a pathway to zero waste by increasing recycling volume by 300 percent in the past five years.
Greenstar Recycling and Waste Pro USA announced today the completion of a strategic agreement in the Atlanta area. Under the terms of the agreement, Waste Pro will receive recycling processing equipment and Greenstar will provide marketing of recovered commodities from Waste Pro's Atlanta Recycling facility.
Greenstar Recycling has officially opened the first single stream recycling facility in Houston. Single stream is an innovation in recycling that allows participants to combine all recyclables into one bin - greatly increasing the convenience to participating households and businesses.
The Houston Dynamo announced today that Greenstar Recycling is the new official jersey sponsor of the club. The agreement includes exclusive jersey naming rights, the first founding partnership in the new Dynamo stadium, and designation as the official recycling partner of the Dynamo.
"Today's grand opening demonstrates the commitment that has been made to providing expanded recycling services for the citizens of Mahoning County. Recycling is the right choice for the environment and the local economy." Dennis Soriano, COO Greenstar
"Greenstar is investing in Houston because the demand is here," commented Matt Delnick, CEO of Greenstar North America. "The people of Houston want to make the right choice and recycle. Now we will be able to recycle with convenience in Houston while reducing the cost of disposal and preserving our environment."
Greenstar announces the appointment of new CFO, Dan Crociata.
Greenstar CEO, Matt Delnick, helping to Keep Texas Beautiful.
Greenstar North America, the largest municipal recycler in Iowa, announced today that it has officially opened its Des Moines Single Stream Recycling Facility. The facility utilizes advanced technology to provide highly automated sorting and processing capabilities.
Greenstar appoints new CEO, Matt Delnick. Matt joined Greenstar in 2008 as Chief Financial Officer and was promoted to Chief Executive Officer by Greenstar's parent company, NTR plc.
Houston-based Greenstar North America, the country's fastest growing recycling company, has been recognized by the EPA as a goal setter.
Greenstar breaks ground to start construction of a new state-of-the-art recyclery to be built on US Route #224 adjacent to Republic's Carbon Limestone Landfill in Poland Township.
Houston-based Greenstar North America the largest municipal recycler in Texas, announces that it has officially opened the largest recycling facility in Texas.
Greenstar announces that it has reached a number of safety, operational and technological milestones over its past fiscal year.
Greenstar North America announces that it is rolling out commercial single stream services in Pennsylvania.
Greenstar, the largest municipal recycler in Texas, announced today that it has rebranded all Vista Fibers operations across Texas.
America's newest operator of material recovery facilities (MRFs) plans to double its single-stream processing capacity.
Greenstar announces with NTR, continuing innovations in sustainable environmental services including $300 million in investments in solar, wind and single stream recycling capabilities.
A new operator will begin running Monmouth County's materials processing and recovery facility at the Tinton Falls Reclamation Center.
Greenstar North America announces the successful completion of its acquisition of Mid America Recycling Company.