Republic Services Recycling Center
When Republic Services opened their new residential recycling center on November 12, 2015, they weren’t just opening the largest and smartest residential recycling center in North America. They were opening a facility to help the residents of the greater Las Vegas area to achieve their sustainability goals for years to come.
About the Facility
Capable of processing two million pounds of recyclable materials per day, or 70 tons her hour.
Anticipated to double recycling capacity in the area.
Complete with a Learning Center featuring sustainability oriented educational displays and more.
Over 75% of the 110K SqFt building was made from recycled or remanufactured steel.
The over 1,700 solar energy panels on the roof are expected to generate 15% of the building’s power requirements.