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Recycling / USGBC - LEED Services | Zanker Recycling ...

Since 1985, Zanker has been a leader in recycling services that focused on processing mixed loads of demolition debris, construction and demolition (C&D), concrete, wall board (at Zanker Recycling this is called sheetrock), wood waste and yard trimmings. Some of our operations were the first in the nation to recycle specific materials.

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LEED Documentation of C & D Waste Diversion | construction ...

VIDEO: Nick Bristow of Clayco discuss obtaining LEED credits and C & D Waste Diversion The majority of commercial LEED projects pursue these credits. The information below is specific to LEED for New Construction & Major Renovation (LEED NC) version 2009. For more information about the LEED Green Building Rating System, please visit

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CalGreen and LEED Projects | GreenWaste of Sacramento

CalGreen and LEED Projects. Materials Processing. ... The more homogeneous a construction waste stream is, the less processing required to find the best end use for that material. This drives the diversion percentage up for the entire waste stream of a construction project. This will also result in lower over-all costs for the source-separated ...

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Solid Waste Recycling and Processing | ScienceDirect

Solid Waste Recycling and Processing, Second Edition, provides best-practice guidance to solid waste managers and recycling coordinators. The book covers all aspects of solid waste processing, volume reduction, and recycling, encompassing typical recyclable materials (paper, plastics, cans, and organics), construction and demolition debris ...

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SKB Blaine Environmental Campus

In 2006, SKB Environmental opened the Blaine Environmental Campus, which offers Municipal Solid Waste (MSW), Construction & Demolition Waste (C&D), and Yardwaste processing, recycling and transfer services. SKB Blaine is a convenient North-Metro location for delivering your LEED …

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LEED Recycling - RPJ Waste Services

LEED is a point based system. Projects earn LEED points for satisfying specific green building criteria. The number of points the project earns determines the level of LEED Certification the project receives. Waste removal and recycling are an important part of this system.

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Landfill Services | Waste Industries

In fact, a properly managed landfill is one of the waste industry's most sustainable practices, providing everything from extremely managed waste storage space, energy for surrounding communities, highly-preserved natural habitat management for surrounding wildlife, and eventually public land that's converted into parks and recreational areas.

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LEED Case Study - King County, Washington

LEED Case Study. Bow Lake Recycling and Transfer Station. collection system, two 15,000 gallon . storage tanks that collect and store rainwater from the transfer station roof. Rainwater is used to wash the tipping floors, solid waste processing equipment, and to flush toilets—saving an estimated 1.8 million gallons of water annually.

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LEED Certified Medical Waste Processing Facility in Vernon ...

> LEED® Certified Medical Waste Processing Facility ; Vernon Medical Waste Processing Facility. California has some of the most stringent laws governing medical waste, sharps, and other waste coming from healthcare facilities to protect human health and the environment. Ensuring that your medical waste is processed safely and responsibly is an ...

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LEED | Lone Star Disposal, LP

Lone Star Disposal specializes in hauling and processing waste for LEED certified projects. We offer recycling solutions that virtually no other hauler in the Houston market can – either comingled or source separated at the jobsite. This allows project managers the flexibility to choose how they recycle for maximum efficiency on the job.

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Basic Information About the LEED Certification Process

LEED certification is a certification process aimed at rewarding sustainable and environmentally friendly decisions that are part of your construction process. It is a way to demonstrate to you and your customers, that certain environmental goals have been achieved during the design and construction of the structure or facility that is being certified.

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Construction Waste Management - LEED v3 vs v4 - Green Badger

Since LEED v4 will be the new reality, the Badger is taking some time to help detail what the new requirements are on the construction side of things, and how that will begin to impact general contractors and project teams, and we're starting with construction waste. Construction waste management is one of the most achieved credits in LEED v3.

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Waste Management Opens Largest Medical Waste …

medical waste processing facility in Vernon, California, the largest of its kind in the state. The LEED-certified facility is situated on 2.3 acres of land and can process up to 100 tons of medical waste per day (five tons per hour). The autoclave facility will eventually employ up to

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C & D Disposal | ESP Dumpsters & Disposal | Naples, FL

ESP Dumpster and Waste Disposal uses separate, designated containers for each material. Billing documents reflect the same separations and weight. We rebate back to you 100 percent of the metal and steel collections. Some designated waste sites will allow co-mingling of cans and metal and document a percentage of recyclable material.

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Waste Management | BuildingGreen

Construction waste that goes to the landfill is a missed opportunity. When materials are purchased for a job and then go unused or wasted, avoidable costs and environmental burdens result. Attention to construction waste management (CWM), especially when starting early in design, can reduce tipping fees and earn LEED credits.

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ID Innovation & Design Process Credits Overview

Credit 2: LEED A.P.* 1 TOTAL 5 ID Credits Overview Innovation & Design Process * A.P. = Accredited Professional The Innovation in Design credits provide points for projects that incorporate innovative and sustainable building features that go above and beyond the LEED …

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Trusted Waste Audit - Definitive Guide on Commercial Waste

LEED AUDIT. Going for LEED Certification? We'll get down and dirty to collect the data necessary for the MR6 credit. Our team will evaluate a 24-hour period of waste at your site and provide a LEED audit report of our findings, complete with data, pictures, and recommendations.

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