WM collaborated with ExxonMobil to increase recycling, improve waste classification, and enhance container optimization at two plant locations. This resulted in $2 million in cost savings.
WM launched a program mitigating excess aluminum oxide significantly reduced Alcoa's environmental footprint and generated nearly $500,000 annually.
After implementing a program to process 600 tons of clean, dry scrap materials yearly, the company realized reduced transportation costs and increased material rebates.
Waste Management works with BASF to support the corporation's sustainability objectives. In 2007 alone, BASF saved $1.19 million in new and recurring costs.
Waste Management implemented a closed-loop recycling option, reverse-logistics, and centralized data collection - all of which have realized historical cost savings.
WM and UL Environment are working together to provide clarity around zero waste to help showcase sustainability achievements.
WM consultants assessed how Ecologic Brands' materials behaved under typical collection and recovery processes.
WM worked with Kodak to implement safe disposal, scrap recycling and commodity reuse demolition material, alongside streamlining operations.
WM researched and designed LBP's single-serve filter so it could be successfully recycled in today's commercial recycling infrastructure.