As an industry leader, WasteCap often weighs in on topics concerning the environment as well as the local community. Read through the various articles WasteCap has been featured in.
As executive director of WasteCap Resource Solutions, Travis Blomberg has come to a simple realization: Companies that takes steps to reduce waste will reap both financial and environmental rewards.
Waste-reduction practices offer so many benefits and so few drawbacks, he said, that it’s truly perplexing that more companies don’t make use of them.
After years of trying different approaches to deconstruction projects, the city of Milwaukee passed a deconstruction ordinance that will increase sustainable-building practices and workforce-development opportunities. Now, contractors are at a junction allowing them to choose to build a better reuse economy.
Effective January 1, 2018, the City of Milwaukee will require dwelling structures built in 1929 or earlier to undergo deconstruction rather than demolition.
Fox6's Rachael Kaye regularly visits the Architectural Salvage and Reuse Warehouse to create unique DIY pieces from reclaimed materials.
Opened in 2015, WasteCap's Architectural Salvage & Reuse Warehouse has garnered plenty of attention as customers continue to find hidden gems.
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