Waste management has long been viewed as a necessary expense that has commanded little attention next to larger operational expenses. The waste and recycling industry is at a crossroads of change, and this change has opened up a significant opportunity for multi-site businesses to drive financial and environmental savings.
With this opportunity comes some significant challenges, as consolidation of haulers continues across the country and recycling and composting options grow, so is the complexity waste generators must manage through. Businesses are under greater presser for transparency and sustainability, creating new pressures and the need for increased collaboration with haulers.
Christopher Laughman, the Corporate Facilities Manager at Graybar Electric, Inc., will detail how Graybar successfully implemented a landfill diversion program which resulted in 50 percent cost reduction year-over-year.
Join Ecova, Graybar and Environmental Leader as we highlight an integrated approach to waste management that will maximize on the opportunities and strategies to navigate the challenges created as a result of these industry changes.