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OFFER Pickup Recycling Companies and organizations can schedule a pickup by calling 488-8870 or online at Established in 2008, Pacific Corporate Solutions is a Hawaii-based asset management, logistics and electronics recycling company. It performs proper recycling and data destruction services that comply with government regulations and corporate governance. Pacific Corporate Solutions is the exclusive agent for the State of Hawaii chosen by Sims Recycling Solutions, the world's largest electronics recycling company with 53 recycling locations worldwide. OFFER WaSte M a na g e Ment BMH Resource: A Subsidiary of *SPECIAL OFFER equipment, digital and video cameras, calculators, electronic boards and cords/cables. Furuyama says he hopes the free, limited-time offer will encourage more businesses, especially in downtown Honolulu, to take advantage of the easy, convenient service. "This is a great time for companies to get rid of their old electronic equipment and save money," he says. "In 2012, the average weight of materials from a business pickup was 844 pounds. At the standard billing rate of 50 cents a pound, that would total $422." In 2012, Pacific Corporate Solutions recycled about 725 tons- 1.45 million pounds-of electronics. Furuyama added that although electronic waste constitutes only about 2 percent of the typical municipal solid waste stream, it accounts for about 70 percent of a landfill's toxic waste, including cadmium, lead and mercury, which can contaminate soil and groundwater. "By cutting the amount of toxic electronic waste going into our landfills, we can make a huge positive impact on our environment," he says. A Proven Leader in Waste Management Committed to the Environment Hawaii's Complete Disposal Solution 808.620.1498 BMH December 2013 - January 2014 31

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Building Management Hawaii December/January 2014

Signs & Safety How Do I Get Out Of Here?
Signs Of A Safe Building
A Sign From The Feds
Water Savings Coming Clean With Recycled Water
Water & Energy: Two-For-One Savings
Solar  Hawaii’s Leaders In Solar
Waterproofing Cementious Coating Vs. Polyurethane Foam
Sky Arches
The $1 Million Mistake
Seal The Deal
Resin Injections Save Basement
Waste Management Keeping The Trash Industry Clean
Special Offer
Assistance Animals Making Room For Rover
Green Cleaning Be Green: Resources & Tips

Building Management Hawaii December/January 2014