Short, Demanding Shutdowns
Standard Steel is the largest manufacturer of forged steel wheels and axles for railcars and locomotives. ERC provides field service during all scheduled manufacturing shutdowns and also handles various cleanup and recycling services on an as-needed basis. Standard Steel has hired ERC for over 8 continuous years, citing dependability, thoroughness, and care rarely found in this industry.
How ERC Helped:
Short, Demanding Shutdowns
ERC Field Services
Ultra-clean, complete service
Franklin & Marshall College is an undergraduate liberal arts school in Lancaster, PA.
ERC teamed up with Franklin & Marshall College to create the only food waste recycling program in the region. The program is quickly morphing from a pre-consumer to post-consumer program, growing the school’s environmental sustainability program by leaps and bounds.
Organic Waste Went to Landfills
Developed Food Waste Program
ERC Takes Waste, Composts It
We’ve long ago learned the motto: Recycle, Reduce, and Reuse. And it’s easy to apply on a personal level. Using a refillable water bottle instead of plastic, bundling your newspapers and cardboard for recycling, or even refurbishing old furniture or electronics. But when we take a look at our workplace and the waste stream created within, it can seem like a more daunting task.
No matter what industry you’re in, from …Continue Reading
Lancaster, PA (September 9, 2015) – ERC is known for its gigantic red trucks, but there is something at the heart of ERC’s business that most Pennsylvanians probably don’t know.
ERC is the largest residual waste processing facility in the Mid-Atlantic Region, handling millions of gallons of residual waste every year.
“We’re in waste, but ERC’s big end goal is to have zero waste end up in landfills, and that’s because we …Continue Reading
The new construction industry generates an average of 3.9 pounds of construction waste per square foot of a building. For a 2,000 square foot home that equals nearly 8,000 lbs of waste. For a 50,000 square foot mid-size office building, almost 100 tons of waste will be produced. If the project includes demolition, the same 50,000 square foot building will result in almost 4,000 tons of waste (155 …Continue Reading
When you’re tackling a home improvement project or a spring clean-up, the amount of unwanted trash you accumulate can surprise you. Residential curbside trash & waste removal can make it difficult to get rid of your waste, with limits on the number of bags and over-sized items you can put out each week.
Roll-off dumpsters are perfect for situations where you’re accumulating a lot of trash all at once. …Continue Reading