Sounds like a pretty novel concept, but it’s more likely than you know. Researchers have been working on ways to reduce and eliminate food waste for years. It seems like they are really onto something.
The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is now officially a zero waste venue. Over 90% of the trash created during games is either recycled or composted. It seems like an impossible task, but it is just about making a few small changes. It took them working with their vendors, their employees, and their contractor. They went…Details
Yep, a photographer named Von Wong used 10,000 single use plastic bottles and a mermaid to help bring awareness to the hazards of plastic in our oceans. When you think that the average American uses 167 single use plastic bottles a year, in only 60 years that person will have used 10,000.
It was a beautiful weekend, so I decided to take my dogs for a nice walk along the intracoastal. I have always loved the ocean, it is my place to relax and just be in the moment, and it makes me feel connected to everything. Imagine my sadness when I saw this:
The crew at Waste Cost Solutions would like to meet up with our followers and friends to clean up a park or waterway area. Who all would like to join us? Depending on the number of people, we would be willing to supply trash bags, gloves, beverages, and maybe even some t-shirts!
How we recycle in the office. It doesn’t take long, but it sure makes a difference.
Waste Cost Solutions has had a fantastic time today sharing the office with some of our staff members children. Its great having kids around, and we love getting to meet the families of our team members.
Waste in the foodservice industry isn’t all that surprising. What is surprising is the amount of waste that a single restaurant can produce in a year – 150,000 pounds. The average food waste for a restaurant is between 3.11% and 9.55%, this comes to 4,665 – 14,325 pounds of food waste per year, per location. …Details
We see them everywhere, cigarette butts littering the ground. Most people don’t even think about what those filters are made out of, so here we go. Most filters are made out of acetate cellulose, which is a plastic. As we all know by now, plastic doesn’t biodegrade or break down for hundreds of years, and…Details