25 Mar '12, 9am

Making cardboard boxes even greener -- without recycling

Making cardboard boxes even greener -- without recycling

Nature of Business radio, created and hosted by Chrissy Coughlin, is a weekly show on business and environment. Last week it was all about recycling electronics in my conversation with Israel Ganot of Gazelle . This week it was all about recycling cardboard boxes. I spoke with Marty Metro, CEO of UsedCardBoardBoxes.com about his business that finds an extended market for the omnipresent cardboard box. As is the case with electronics, the quandary of what to do with used cardboard boxes beyond simply recycling them after one use is something that resonates with many. And in the larger universe of the cardboard box, many simply go to waste due to overruns, misprints from manufacturers, distributors, and retailers. Now UsedCardboardboxes.com has positioned itself to swoop right in and grab these boxes thereby creating a new market for the used cardboard box. As described on t...

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