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How To Move Your Business Towards Zero Waste In 3 Steps

The cost of waste removal has been on the rise over the past decade, and the trend seems to be continuing upward. One study predicts waste disposal services to increase at an “annualized rate of 2%.”  Not only are waste costs increasing, but many businesses are paying more than they need to.  Why? Because over 77% of what … Continue reading How To Move Your Business Towards Zero Waste In 3 Steps

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What Is Zero Waste, And Why Is It Crucial For Businesses?

What Is Zero Waste? What is zero waste? A lack of clarity about what it means may be keeping some businesses from reaping the benefits of zero waste. Is zero waste the same thing as “zero waste to landfill”?  Does zero waste mean producing no waste? While exact definitions of terms related to zero waste may vary,  the … Continue reading What Is Zero Waste, And Why Is It Crucial For Businesses?

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Great Forest Clients Top Mayor’s Zero Waste Challenge, Become Role Models For New Organics Rule

Earlier this year, the Mayor challenged New York businesses to go zero waste. The results are in.  Great Forest’s NYC clients are among the top performers, with the Peninsula New York leading the way in the “hotel” category. The challenge attracted over 31 different businesses in more than 39 locations across all five boroughs. Great Forest worked … Continue reading News:
Great Forest Clients Top Mayor’s Zero Waste Challenge, Become Role Models For New Organics Rule

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Great Forest Sponsors First Zero Waste Training Course. Register Today

“We believe more zero waste professionals are needed in NYC.  That is why we are sponsoring this course. We are looking for more partners to join us in leading the zero waste movement.” — Ross Guberman, CEO, Great Forest. Great Forest is proud to be a sponsor of the first ever Zero Waste Business Associate Training … Continue reading Great Forest Sponsors First Zero Waste Training Course. Register Today

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