Purchasing Processing Equipment & Vehicles for Recycling Operations

This program originally took place on March 8, 2012

Purchasing the right processing equipment and vehicles for your recycling program can increase efficiency and result in more cost-effective operations. This session provided a detailed overview of different types of processing equipment and vehicles useful for college recycling programs. Industry and college recycling professionals covered what works best for specific applications and provided examples of best-use scenarios for different equipment. The material covered provides you with a valuable resource for enhancing the operational aspects of your program.

Sheela Backen, Integrated Solid Waste Program Manager, Colorado State University, and Michael Mitchner, Recycling/Waste Operations Manager, Michigan State University.
Moderated by Christine von Kolnitz Cooley, Sustainability Manager, Office of Solid Waste and Recycling, Medical University of South Carolina

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