I recently read that 90 million tons of recycled electronic waste was gathered and processed in 2011. In 2010, that number was 70 million. And this number will increase further as the American public continues to purchase retail electronics at a staggering pace, even despite the current economic … [Read more...] about Reselling or Recycling Old Cell Phones
New Business Displaying at Art Walk
Flagstaff business owners Maureen Adras and Leslie Jackson will display some of their works at the First Friday Artwalk. The owners of BoldCow make recycling furniture into an art form. The one-of-a-kind furniture is taken through many stages before it is considered ready for sale. Jackson and … [Read more...] about New Business Displaying at Art Walk
Business Continually Working to Improve Sustainability
Every day, many people drive by a Flagstaff business that epitomizes being green. It has earned rankings as one of the most sustainable corporations in the world. SCA Tissue, on Butler Avenue (across the street from HomCo Ace Hardware), has a nondescript storefront. But behind its doors, an … [Read more...] about Business Continually Working to Improve Sustainability
How Green is My Valet?
Most of our efforts will really never be seen by guests,” said Annika Jackson, vice president/managing director of Enchantment Resort in Sedona. One of three hotels (the other two are Sedona Rouge and Wyndham Sedona) certified “Green” by the Arizona Hotel and Lodging Association (AzHLA), Enchantment … [Read more...] about How Green is My Valet?