March 2016


Safety Focus

Going on record

Recording injuries and illnesses can help employers identify and correct hazards before they cause additional damage and loss of productivity.

Automotive Industry Update

Less precious?

Start-stop engine technology and turbocharging are lowering exhaust temperatures, reducing the effectiveness of catalytic converters as emissions standards rise. California’s Clean Diesel Technologies Inc. may have a solution that may not be good news for recyclers of catalytic converters.

EPS Grants

Pressing issue

The Foodservice Packaging Institute offers grants to increase the regional capacity to process EPS products.

R2 Certification

A world of possibilities amid challenges

Sustainable Electronics Recycling International summarizes its efforts to expand the footprint of R2 certification, as well as the organization’s broader goal of expanding the use of best practices in electronics recycling worldwide.