CONVERTING TODAY’S WASTE INTO TOMORROW’S PRODUCTS!
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Recycling Tips & Ideas Blog
News from China: An All-Out Recycled Fiber Ban is Coming
In an effort to keep you informed and up-to-date, we wanted to share this recent letter from Barry Froman, owner and president of Recycle 1 in Arizona. This letter was emailed to all our paper suppliers and features timely and important information about the current state and anticipated future conditions of the international waste and recovered paper market. Be sure to stay tuned to our website, where we’ll continue to keep you posted on market conditions. 1/1/2020 Our valued customers [...]
Upcycling the Business Model in Changing Times
Once upon a time in the recycling business, profit came from purchasing product from clients, then sorting it, processing it and selling it. But times are changing. The commodities resale model no longer works on its own. Selling recyclable materials in today’s market isn’t a viable way to offset costs or produce revenue. Why have the dynamics changed? Despite the enthusiasm of individuals and businesses who eagerly participate in recycling — usually motivated by environmental reasons — recycling businesses depend on [...]
Recovered Fiber Trends
Our valued customers and suppliers: Just as temperatures are dipping, so is global demand for recovered fiber. As we’ve been reporting to you this year, mills are overloaded, demand has dwindled, and pricing is down. In fact, we’re in for an especially frigid export and domestic season, continuing the months-long trend where moving product is a much higher priority than price. Here’s the latest news we’re observing from the markets. Decreased Demand in Foreign Markets With China’s demand maxed out [...]
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Recycle 1 serves the entire state of Arizona as well as its surrounding states. Recycle 1 does this by processing business waste materials and supplying processing mills with the highest recyclable stock for American and Worldwide products. Recycle 1 enjoys and continues to forge a strong and proud reputation among the international recycling industry. We offer a history of success since 1982. Recycle 1 has continuously grown and prospered since becoming an independently owned Arizona recycling company in 1997.
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Recycling Tips & How To Go Green
Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
Here are a few ways businesses can reduce, reuse and recycle for improved social-responsibility. For more information feel free to contact Recycle 1 to answer any questions you may have.
Ramp up your recycling.
If there is a specific material you’re just not sure what to do with, contact Recycle 1 to see if your material can be recycled. Make it a policy to place recycling bins in accessible, high-traffic areas and provide clear information about what can and cannot be recycled. Become a recognized company that is committed to building a strong community and fostering an environment of stewardship to reduce, reuse and recycle.