News: Xerox reports on citizenship and landfill diversion via remanufacturing
This is an extract from Xerox's "2006 Report on Global Citizenship".
Saturday, 16th December 2006
Xerox cites in the report: * Diverting 107 million pounds of material from landfills through equipment remanufacturing and 14 million pounds through recycling * Reducing by 16 percent the amount of chemicals and particulates the company released into the air in 2005 vs. 2004. * Employing a compound that causes the pellets used to make toner to break more readily during the grinding portion of manufacturing, which cuts the energy needed by 22 percent.
CER to open SPARK Workshop on Circular Economy
David Fitzsimons, in his capacity as director of the European Remanufacturing Council (CER), will be opening a SPARK workshop event in Cardiff on 28th March.
CRR contributes to Circular Economy report
Scaling the circular economy in Europe offers investment opportunities worth EUR320 billion, according to a new report produced by SYSTEMIQ with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and with input from the CRR.