The Construction Materials Recycling Association (CMRA), named the organization’s slate of 2013 Industry Award Honorees. CMRA is a national trade organization that promotes and defends the environmentally sound recycling of the more than 325 million tons of recoverable construction and demolition (C&D) materials that are generated in the United States annually. The 2013 awards were presented at the C&D World Conference held in April. The award recipients include:
Member of the Year
Michael Dinneen, Agg Rok Materials, Grove City, Ohio. The Member of the Year is selected based on extraordinary service to the mission of the organization and the C&D recycling industry over the previous 12-month period.
C&D Recycler of the Year
Cherry Companies, Houston, Texas. The C&D Recycler of the Year Award honors those recycling operations in the C&D recycling industry that have made an extraordinary contribution to the industry.
The Inaugural Class of the C&D Recycling Hall of Fame 2013 Honorees include:
- Mason Brown, Big City Crushed Concrete, Dallas, Texas.
- William Guptail, General Kinematics, Crystal Lake, Illinois.
- Anthony Lomangino, Southern Waste Systems/Sun Recycling, Palm Beach, Florida.
- Lou Sanzaro, Ocean County Recycling (posthumously), Toms River, New Jersey.