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​Program News

T​he 2016 Wipe Out Waste Ambassador Awards Banquet took place on October 27th, 2016.  Ten businesses were recognized for their exceptional recycling programs.  Congratulations to Balfour Beatty ConstructionBoingo GraphicsDavidson College​, Fox Network Center, Matthews Community Farmers Market, Omni Charlotte HotelOpera CarolinaReimels Family & Cosmetic Dentistry and UniFirst Corporation

Click the following link​ to view videos highlighting these remarkable  programs. 


Business Recycling Programs

  • Wipe Out Waste Ambassador​​ - A  business recognition program with a focus on providing  free networking and educational opportunities for area businesses who have a passion for reducing waste and recycling in the workplace.  ​


​Business Recycling Resources and Directories

  • ​​​North Carolina Recycling Markets Directory -   Find brokers, processors and other outlets for recyclable materials and hazardous waste​ (including fluo​​​​rescent  lights). ​​​​

  • Recycling Center Locator - Locate over 70 free recycling drop-off centers open to residents and businesses. These recycling centers accept ​paper, plastic bottles, aluminum cans and cardboard​.


Business Recycling Laws

  • ​​Mecklenburg County ABC Law - Requires restaurants and bars with on-premise​​s ABC ​permits to recycle their bottles and cans.

​​​​Other Programs

  • ​​ReTire​ - Recycle your bicycle tires and bicycle tubes


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2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28208


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