JUNE 2009

ISRI grants Design for Recycling Award

The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI) honored the furniture manufacturer Herman Miller with its 2009 Design for Recycling® Award, at ceremonies held during ISRI’s 2009 Convention and Exposition.

ISRI established the Design for Recycling award, to honor a program, company or individual whose product or program design has incorporated one or more of the following:

  • A reduction in the number of different recyclable materials.
  • A reduction or elimination of hazardous constituents.
  • An increased yield of recyclables.
  • An improvement in the safety of recycling.
  • A design that allows for easy disassembly for recycling.