Weekly News via Email
   Set as homepage | Add to favorites | Customer Service | Subscribe Now | Place an Ad | Contact Us | Sitemap Tuesday, 09.16.2014
Classifieds
News Archive
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7
 8  9  10  11  12  13  14
 15  16  17  18  19  20  21
 22  23  24  25  26  27  28
 29  30
Online Extras
Site Services
Around Bend
Outdoor Fun
Travel Info
Shop Local




Members Of



Poll: Today's Live Poll
Email to a friend | Print this | PDF version | Comments (0 posted) 
  Blogger |   del.icio.us |   digg |   newsvine

Apr 20,2007
Recyclers of the year honored
by Bend Weekly News Sources

Tumalo Community School and UDI Corp. were among the winners of the Bend Garbage & Recycling and High Country Disposal “Recycler of the Year” award for 2006 efforts. Nominated by recycling route drivers from each garbage company, awarded businesses and individuals are recognized for their outstanding recycling.

“With our Recycler of the Year awards, we recognize those who go the extra mile to recycle more, are innovative with their efforts, or start new programs,” said Merle Irvine, General Manager of Bend Garbage & Recycling and High Country Disposal. “We congratulate all of our recyclers for the difference they are making."

Bend Garbage & Recycling named Joan Landsberg of Bend, and George and Sharon Evans of Redmond as residential Recyclers of the Year. Tumalo Community School and UDI Corp took honors in the commercial category in their respective service areas.

Bend Garbage and Recycling awarded special honors to the Riverhouse Convention Center and its builder, Kirby Nagelhout Construction for their recycling efforts in 2006.

The Riverhouse Convention Center and Kirby Nagelhout Construction were nominated, in part, for their certification with Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System. LEED promotes a whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in five key areas of human and environmental health: sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection, and indoor environmental quality.

The program provides a roadmap for measuring the success for every building type and phase of a building lifecycle.

2158 times read

Related news
Recycling woes – pay up or don’t recycle by Ken Nairns, NE Providence Rd., posted on Jan 15,2007

Dumpster fires in NE Bend likely arson by Cheryl McDermott posted on Jan 24,2008

BLS commits to ensuring a sustainable future for students by Bend_Weekly_News_Sources posted on Nov 02,2007

Bend's Abacus GC takes lead on LEED-H green home certification by Bend Weekly News Sources posted on Feb 02,2007

Bend’s Mulch Design wins Green Spotlight Award by Bend Weekly News Sources posted on Jan 26,2007

Did you enjoy this article? Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00 (total 40 votes)

Market Information
Breaking News
Most Popular
Most Commented
Featured Columnist
Horoscope Guide
Aquarius Aquarius Libra Libra
Aries Aries Pisces Pisces
Cancer Cancer Sagittarius Sagittarius
Capricorn Capricorn Scorpio Scorpio
Gemini Gemini Taurus Taurus
Leo Leo Virgo Virgo
Local Attractions
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau

Mt. Bachelor Resort
Mt. Bachelor Resort

Les Schwab Ampitheater
Les Schwab Ampitheater

Deschutes County Fairgrounds
Deschutes County
Fairgrounds

Tower Theatre
Tower Theatre

The High Desert Museum

Advertisements



Deschutes County

Google  
  Web    BendWeekly.com
© 2006 Bend Weekly News
A .Com Endeavors, Inc. Company.
All Rights Reserved. Terms under
which this service is provided to you.
Please read our Privacy Policy. Contact us.
Bend Weekly News & Event Guide Online
   Save the Net
Advertisement
External sites open in new window,
not endorsed by BendWeekly.com
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Add to Google Add to MSN Add to My AOL
What are RSS headlines?