Asphalt Reuse
Brick Palletization
Metal Scrap Reclamation
Paper and Boxboard Pulping
Resource Recycling:
Aggregate Sales as Specified and Required
Concrete Block and Brick Crushing
Concrete Mix Components
Hardwood/Organic Tree Mulch Product:
Cogeneration Fuel Manufacturing
Deforestation/Land Clearance (residential use)
Wood Structure Processing (raw product sales)
Plastic Materials Preparation
Raw Cullet Glass Collection
Specified Rock Materials Manufacturing/Sales
Unspecified Backfill
Wood Structure Processing (raw product sales)

Decreased Landfill Space
Depleted Resources
“Disposable Society” Attitudes
Fewer Full-Function Disposal Facilities
Higher Transportation Costs
Increased Landfill Costs
Remote Landfill Locations
Stringent Environmental Regulations

Below: McGraw Hill; St. Louis, Missouri. Recycling construction waste from demolition projects generates usable materials. Spirtas demolished and recycled this 585,000 sf structure in 50 days.


Right top to bottom: Total recycling of 128 apartment buildings at Old Laclede Town, City of St. Louis public housing.

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