Efforts at Overseas Group Companies

Waste Reduction through the Use of Recycled Plastics

At the Link-Belt Construction Equipment Company, located in the state of Kentucky in the United States, the Maintenance Department has started begun replacing over time wood lumber with recycled plastic lumber for landscaping edging and the Warehouse Department is doing the same with for wagon cribbing. The recycled plastic lumber will last much longer than wood lumber reducing the amount of waste which must be recycled or disposed of off-site.

Using components made from recycled plastics