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States Look for New Ways to Recycle Your Plastic and Paper
States Look for New Ways to Recycle Your Plastic and Paper
By: Jennifer Calfas
U.S. states are fighting to keep recycling viable.rnTwo years ago, China turned the American recycling industry on its head when it stopped accepting millions of tons of its scrap materials. Since then, state lawmakers and departments have been forced to re-examine a system long dependent on sending plastic bottles, cardboard boxes and paper across the ocean.rn“You need to have a market and that’s what we lost with China,” said Anne Germain, vice president of technical and regulatory affairs for the National Waste & Recycling Associat  ...
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This New Plastic Can Be Endlessly Recycled
This New Plastic Can Be Endlessly Recycled
By: Jason Daley
Even if everyone was able to figure out the recycling codes stamped on the bottom of their yogurt containers and get all their plastic bottles in the big blue bins, there’s still a pretty high chance that most of their plastic waste would ultimately end up in a landfill or incinerator instead of a being turned into playground bench. That’s because many plastics simply can’t be reused due to additives mixed with in with them. But a new material developed at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory may eventually be a solution, allowing plasti  ...
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Adara Power Adds Smart Home Energy Storage to Off-Grid Sustainable Dwelling
Adara Power Adds Smart Home Energy Storage to Off-Grid Sustainable Dwe ...
By: Adara Power
San Francisco, CA, USA, June 21, 2016 – Adara Power, a privately-held Silicon Valley company committed to providing safe, reliable, intelligent, and connected energy storage, proudly announces the installation of an 8.6 kWh lithium-ion Adara Energy Storage System in The Arc House – presented by Green Builder Media® and Shelter Dynamics – a factory-built 432 square foot residence that combines the economy and simplicity of tiny house living with cutting-edge building science. rnThe Arc House will be exhibited at the Pacific Coast Builder  ...
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American PERMALIGHT, Inc. moved to larger location
American PERMALIGHT, Inc. moved to larger location
By: Marina Batzke
American PERMALIGHT, Inc., manufacturer of photoluminescent Egress Path Markings and EXIT Signs, supplier of foamy cushioned Wall- and Corner Guards, moved to double-the-size facilities and is now even stronger in same-day turn-around on incoming orders due to increased stock availability. Visit the updated website at www.AmericanPermalight.com or email your inquiries to info@AmericanPermalight.com
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FloorNation - Made in the USA
FloorNation - Made in the USA
By: Raskin Industries
FloorNation™ started with the desire and commitment to produce LVT in the USA with the latest technology. We started with a vision to provide flooring that changes the perception of vinyl flooring.rnWe collaborated with top designers and colorists so that we can offer unique and exclusive designs that will stand out in any décor. Our designs are versatile that you would see in a trendy store in Williamsburg Brooklyn, or an elegant restaurant in Chicago or a quiet country home in the Adirondacks. Not only will our products perform in a reside  ...
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On The Cutting Edge - ALPHENBERG NEW YORK
On The Cutting Edge - ALPHENBERG NEW YORK
By: Grey
On The Cutting Edge... rnAfter 5 years of DDG DESIGN STUDIO INC representing the ALPHENBERG leather products in the USA, DDG has now established a USA based company, "ALPHENBERG New York".rn ALPHENBERG is a producer of leather flooring, leather wall covering and leather for furniture suitable for Residential, Office and Hospitality environments, out of Holland. Our leather is finished with a special wax which gives it an unequaled look. In addition, the leather tiles are: fire retardant, sound reducing and simple to maintain. Each ti  ...
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OpenAire Earns Repeat Clients with Inspiring Installations
OpenAire Earns Repeat Clients with Inspiring Installations
By: OpenAire
WaTiki Waterpark, Kalahari, and Royal Caribbean are among the companies that have chosen OpenAire for multiple retractable installationsrnOAKVILLE, ONTARIO – Friday, June 17, 2016 – In 2005, the owners of Liv Hospitality in Rapid City, South Dakota saw an opportunity to create a year-round resort that would draw tourists visiting nearby attractions such as Mount Rushmore so they created the WaTiki Indoor Waterpark, an all-seasons family aquatic destination. To ensure their park could stay open all year and still provide a sunlit, outdoor at  ...
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Introducing Hi-Finity: a new benchmark for sliding glass doors
Introducing Hi-Finity: a new benchmark for sliding glass doors
By: Livingwood Window & Door Specialists
Undoubtedly the hottest product currently leaving the manufacturing centre of Livingwood Windows and Doors is the Hi-Finity – a state-of-the-art structurally glazed door that offers so much more than the typical contemporary patio door.
The real jewel in the crown of the Hi-Finity’s design is its floor-to-ceiling glazing capability, offering wall-to-wall external views. With the capability of manufacturing towering door heights of up to 3.5 metres and a framework capable of holding door panels up to 750kg in weight, the Hi-Finity range  ...
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20 Rugs with Pink Accents
20 Rugs with Pink Accents
By: Dering Hall
From subtle stripes to bold colorful designs, shop this collection of rugs with pink accents to add a fresh look to your room.
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Neutral Rugs with Character
Neutral Rugs with Character
By: Dering Hall
These elegant pieces in muted tones are anything but plain. Shop our selection of sophisticated, richly textured neutral rugs to add character to your floors.
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