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Recycled Content

Products containing recycled content are made from materials that would otherwise be discarded. Recycled content material reduces the need for virgin materials. There are two types of recycled content: post-consumer and pre-consumer (also called post-industrial).

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  • Support Area - Details View - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Provide accessible collection bins to recycle to...Provide accessible collection bins to recycle toner cartridges, batteries, cardboard...Federal Requirements Recycling Recycling Ensure recycling containers are labeled
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-workspace › 87 › support-area
  • Resources > Solid Waste - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Purchase green products that are recyclable, compostable, and generate less waste...instituting an effective building recycling program, recyclable material replaces virgin...material through multiple product lives. Recycling avoids energy consumption and greenhouse
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-building › section › 69 › solid-waste › resources-impact
  • Building Certification Standards Crosswalk - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Impact of Materials: Materials - Recycled Content GP 5.2. Reduce the Environmental...of Materials: Materials - Biobased Content GP 5.3. Reduce the Environmental Impact
    https://sftool.gov › learn › GRScrosswalk
  • 230?description=InstructionsToOfferorsAndEvalLanguageLandscapingServices.pdf

    ...the offeror shall identify the recycled content and environmentally preferable...under this contract. For each recycled content product, the offeror shall specify
    https://sftool.gov › attachment › downloadattachmentpdf › 230?description=InstructionsToOfferorsAndEvalLanguageLandscapingServices.pdf
  • Enclosed Conference - Details View - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...conference top view. Recycling Recycling Ensure recycling containers are labeled...appropriate containers. Coordinate with the recycling hauler to develop the appropriate
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-workspace › 83 › enclosed-conference
  • Embodied Carbon - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Embodied Carbon Table of Contents Building Decarbonization Embodied Carbon Embodied...Reusing materials Using high-recycled content materials Minimizing waste Choosing
    https://sftool.gov › learn › about › 658 › embodied-carbon
  • Materials & Resources - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...reducing waste, re-using items, and recycling materials at the end of their useful... and historic buildings. Biobased Content A product or material derived from
    https://sftool.gov › learn › about › 43 › materials-resources
  • Recycling Checklist - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...Recycling Checklist Procuring products? Think about minimizing waste before...maintenance and repair Increase Recyclability Look for items that can be easily
    https://sftool.gov › learn › about › 617 › recycling-checklist
  • Recycling Bottles - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...Recycling Bottles Recycling a single plastic bottle can conserve enough energy...of International Recycling Related Topics Recycling Recycling is the process of
    https://sftool.gov › learn › about › 185 › recycling-bottles
  • Computer/LAN room - Details View - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    Federal Requirements Recycling Recycling Ensure recycling containers are labeled...appropriate containers. Coordinate with the recycling hauler to develop the appropriate
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-workspace › 86 › computerlan-room
  • Reception/Lobby - Details View - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...doors that are made of recycled content or are recyclable at the end of their lives...paints and stains that are low in VOC content. Click Design Guidance to View Additional
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-workspace › 48 › receptionlobby
  • Break/Pantry - Details View - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...and refrigerators. Include access to recycle and compost containers to reduce waste...Break Room Top View Waste/Recycling/Compost Waste/Recycling/Compost Include, at minimum
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-workspace › 85 › breakpantry
  • GSA Landscaping Services Synopsis/Solicitation (Excerpt)

    ...contain the highest percent of recycled content practicable and meet the requirements...use under this contract. The use of recycled materials and biobased products is
    https://sftool.gov › attachment › downloadattachmentpdf › 21679?description=GSA Landscaping Services Bricker Bldg.pdf
  • Post Consumer Fiber Paper - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...(about 40 cartons) of 30% postconsumer content copier paper saves the equivalent...Topics Post-Consumer Post-consumer content is an end product that has completed
    https://sftool.gov › learn › about › 201 › post-consumer-fiber-paper
  • Green Procurement - Meeting & Conference Services - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...responsible maintenance programs and recycle used oil, batteries, antifreeze, and...offer recyclable service ware made with recycled and recycleable content and/or
    https://sftool.gov › greenprocurement › green-services › 10 › meeting-conference-services
  • Mandates / Standards > Solid Waste - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...facilities by recovering, reusing, and recycling materials Pursue cost-effective waste...exists Provide pwaste management and recycling services for building occupants.
    https://sftool.gov › explore › green-building › section › 65 › solid-waste › relevant-mandates-and-rating-systems
  • Sample Green Contract Language for Landscaping Services

    ...green products and services; increase recycling; Reduce energy and water use; ...what we discard, reusing items, and recycling materials, which includes purchasing
    https://sftool.gov › attachment › downloadattachmentpdf › 21634?description=Navy Example 01-2017.pdf
  • MaterialDetails - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...etc. These items may contain recycled content if they are made of metal or plastic...metal restroom accessories can be recycled. Visit Earth911.com to determine the
    https://sftool.gov › material › 2117 › toilet-shower-accessories
  • Building Operations and Maintenance Services - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    ...and Maintenance Services Table of Contents Sustainability in Action Operations...energy, materials) Waste reduction (recycling) Responsible procurement (ecologically
    https://sftool.gov › plan › 268 › building-operations-maintenance-services
  • U.S. Waste and Recycling - GSA Sustainable Facilities Tool

    U.S. Waste and Recycling The U.S. generated approximately 251 million tons of...tons were recycled and composted, which represents a 34.5% recycling rate. Solid
    https://sftool.gov › learn › about › 184 › us-waste-recycling

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