Waste Management Planning, A Fact of Business Life

March 10th, 2018|Services|

You Manage the Inflow and Outflow of Financial Assets; This Isn’t That Different Every facility is going to produce trash. Whether it’s a small business, a large facility (like a hospital or campus), or a huge sports stadium, managing a facility’s waste stream is just a fact of life. Basically, a proportion of what comes [...]

What We Do at Reduction in Motion

February 28th, 2018|Services|

The Role of a Sustainability Consultant Sustainability is one of the primary issues — perhaps the most crucial one — of our times. At Reduction In Motion, we specialize in one aspect of sustainability: strategically developing the most efficient and effective programs for dealing with the disposal of that ever-present fact of modern life, trash. [...]

We’re Hiring!

February 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|

IMMEDIATE OPENING to join our professional trash talking team! Job Title:  Greening Facilitator Job Category:  Operations Location: Baltimore Metro Area Position Type: Full Time/Entry Level Salary Range: $33,500 - 43,000 Applications Accepted By: Email: GreenResume@ReductionInMotion.com To: Nicole Rahll Job Purpose: Serve as primary facilitator to implement Reduction In Motion's sustainability programs at one [...]

Sustainability Consulting in the Healthcare Sector (Medical Waste Plan)

January 5th, 2018|Healthcare|

Medical waste is one of the most expensive types of trash. Those red biohazard garbage bags? Budget busters. They cost up to 17 times more to dispose of than regular garbage or recycling. Let us help you navigate the right medical waste plan.

5 Easy America Recycles Day Events

November 6th, 2017|Workplace Solutions|

The National Recycling Coalition started America Recycles Day 20 years ago and the celebration is now a part of Keep America Beautiful. Each year, November 15th is dedicated to encouraging Americans to recycle and buy recycled products. In support of this, we’re providing 5 easy to coordinate events that can help spread awareness at your facility! [...]

Are You Throwing Money Away?

August 1st, 2017|Workplace Solutions|

  For many, the fiscal year recently ended in June. That means, by now, you’ve closed out your budget and have started planning future budgets. Now, how many were shocked by how much you spent on waste last year? If you’re trying to better plan future waste expenditures or looking to slim your budget – [...]

Compost Program 101 (Part 3): Decision Time on How You’ll Compost

July 25th, 2017|Organics Collection|

Welcome back to our series of blogs on compost! In case you missed it, the first two laid out the basics of compost and shared how to get started with compost by doing an assessment. Click here: Got Food Scraps? (Part I) to see the first blog in this series (just in case you missed [...]

Top 5 things we’ve heard….

July 14th, 2017|Workplace Solutions|

Have you ever started a sustainability program but hit a road block when it came to getting it up and running? Program implementation can be frustrating, even for the most experienced of managers. Below are the top 5 problems we’ve heard from our clients in the past 12 months, if you’ve asked yourself any of [...]

Compost Program 101 (Part 2): Assessment

June 28th, 2017|Organics Collection|

Now that we’ve got the basics of compost under our belt (click here to see the first blog in this series post in case you missed the intro to compost!), let’s move on to the first step of implementing a compost program: conducting an assessment. First, we’ll start with a waste audit, which is exactly [...]

Does Your Pharmacy Recycle?

June 22nd, 2017|Single-Stream Recycling|

Whether you’re a stand-alone pharmacy or a hospital with multiple internal pharmacies – you’ve got A LOT of boxes and plastic containers. Boxes are perfect to divert as single-stream recycling! We recently rolled out a customized program throughout a large hospital’s pharmacy. Of the 18 workstations that we assessed in the pharmacy, we were able [...]