Posts Tagged ‘ Park City Green ’

Manufacturers embrace greater recycling burden |

Jun 4th, 2013 | By

Connecticut’s latest efforts to force mattress and paint manufacturers to recycle their products at the end of their life are just the beginning. The state government is eying the philosophy — called product stewardship — for other industry subsectors like carpet and alkaline batteries, in order to increase the recycling rate and decrease the waste disposal burden on municipalities and taxpayers. Click on this Environmental Headline for more on this story from Brad Kane of Hartford Business.

Bridgeport recycling facility hungry for more mattresses

Aug 20th, 2012 | By

The facility is called Park City Green, and Morales is surrounded by hundreds of mattresses that are brought in by trucks each year. He can deconstruct about 50 a day using little more than a utility blade knife. For more on this story, visit: Bridgeport recycling facility hungry for more mattresses | The Connecticut Mirror.