• New Vt. construction recycling center to open
    October 30,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

    COLCHESTER ó Vermont construction contractors and do-it-yourselfers are going to be getting a new way to dispose of their construction debris.

    On Wednesday officials are going to inaugurate Vermontís first mixed construction and demolition materials recycling center in Colchester.

    The Myers Recycling Center will accept mixed loads of construction and demolition debris, sort out what is recyclable and reusable, and send a much smaller amount of material to landfills.

    Owner Jeff Myers says that currently much good material ends up in landfills. The center will reduce the amount of debris sent to landfills and create jobs.

    Some of the items that will be accepted at the center include asphalt shingles, clean lumber, concrete, and scrap metal.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN Vermont News
    MONTPELIER ó Senate lawmakers gutted a bill intended to offer protections for landowners who want... Full Story
    INDIANAPOLIS ó Donald Trump virtually clinched the Republican nomination for president Tuesday... Full Story
    Cruz drops out; Sanders leads in Indiana
    MONTPELIER ó The Vermont House on Tuesday soundly rejected a Senate proposal to legalize... Full Story
    House kills marijuana legalization
    More Articles