Big solutions for your sustainablity profile
3 simple reasons Look good, feel good. We take you to the next level of sustainability. From recycling to re-use. Waste not, want not. We turn your waste stream into a lucrative revenue stream. Quick and easy. We know the types of challenges you face; lack of space, lack of time, lack of people. Our program is simplistically designed to counter these issues and actually make you more efficient.
As businesses, we are all trying to achieve the summit of sustainability. Thankfully a lot of companies are now making the switch from throwing waste in the trash to recycling. The next step is keeping the product in use. Sending corrugate into a re-use stream brings companies to the next level of
sustainability. The Apex. The successful elimination of harmful and non-sustainable business practice.
A great add-on. Being conscious of our choices and making steps to cutting out non-sustainable products.
Pro-active. Keeping products in circulation for as long as possible.
Climbing higher now... good, but could be better. Needs significant water and energy to turn a box back into a box.
The start of an upward climb... better than landfill and creates energy from waste but also creates negative by-products.
Yet to begin the journey... trashing it. Adding to our over filling landfills and contributing to environmental problems. “We don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children” David Brower
Regardless of what the volatile OCC market does,
we pay an agreed price per ton* throughout the duration of our relationship. * or per box, itâ€™s up to you.
Now you see it ... soon you wonâ€™t! Our tailored
A welcome surprise for most of our partners is that not only do they make more money and become more sustainable, they actually become more operationally efficient.
3 step program means that compared to baling or compacting our process is faster and less labor intensive. Step 1
Break down the boxes
Stack on pallet
Place pallet on our trailer.
Why did Rebox create this program? We saw the need to do our part to help the environment. Corrugated cardboard boxes were everywhere we looked. They are used to ship goods between manufactures and suppliers, between suppliers and retailers and between retailers and consumers. Between 2000 and 2005, American consumption of cardboard was up about 1.5% annually. US demand for corrugated cardboard boxes is expected to rise 2.5% annually for the next three years, reaching nearly $41 billion by 2012.
So why not just recycle? Some scientists argue that no trees are saved when boxes are constructed from recycled fiber; some virgin fibers always will be necessary and the energy to turn them into boxes will continue to be expended. They also point out that the recycling process itself produces greenhouse gases. Rebox therefore decided that re-using boxes would be a great way to lessen the impact on the environment.
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About us Our service-first philosophy has enabled us to build partnerships with our customers as we address environmental concerns together. Rebox’s win/win offering plays a big part in reducing unwanted waste while simultaneously helping our customers see benefits through an economic payback.
With a 20 year commitment to our endeavour as both an environmental advocate and business solution, we have the expertise to evaluate and implement successful re-use programs that work in tandem company’sthe switch Thankfully a lot of companies are with nowa making recycling efforts.
Re-using one ton of Picture corrugated cardboard boxes the equivalent of of mountain with saves different tiers CO2 emissions fromAs 681Businesses gallons of gasoline. Re-using of boxes we’re all tryingone to ton achieve the summit of sustainability. equals the carbon emitted by 154 seedlings grown for 10 years. from throwing waste in the trash to recycling. The next step is keeping the product in use. Sending corrugate into a re-use Each ton or reusable corrugated carton saves 4100 Kwh of electricity. stream brings companies to the next level of sustainability. Each ton of reusable corrugated carton saves over 6,999 gallons of water. One ton of reusable corrugated carton saves enough energy to power Disposalhome – Throwing in the trash which ultimately ends up in landfill, adding to our already growing environmental problems. the average North American for 6 months. Each ton of reusableEnergy corrugated carton saves enough water to better than landfill and creates energy from waste but also creates negative by-products. Recovery – Waste to Energy, supply a family of 4 Recycling for an entire–month. Good, but could be better. Needs significant water and energy to turn a box back into a box.
Reuse – Pro-active. Why use energy to create a new box when you can re-purpose? Minimisation A great add-on. less non-sustainable products, being conscious of our choices. For more information on how our–programs can helpUsing your business, please contact: Prevention – The Appex. Everyone using less non-sustainable products. Seeing a lot clearer now.