Summer Heat

Stay safe in the summer heat

As we reach the peak of summertime, we also reach peak temperature conditions. Here at Quincy Recycle, we are operating in recycling plants that take on the responsibility of the midwest heat, which means it is our responsibility to keep our employees and customers safe. All About Summer Heat While being out in the sun…

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Safe Trailer Loading

Trailer loading safety is a serious matter, and one that Quincy Recycle takes to heart. One of our primary values is “Alive and Well” and we want to stand by that by giving our team the resources they need to ensure their trailer loading process goes smoothly and safely. Only certain load patterns are acceptable…

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Quincy’s Safety Milestones

Quincy's Safety Milestones

At our core, we strive to create a work environment with a foundation that is built on mutual respect. No one is more important than the other, and we only achieve optimal performance when we work together.   We also recognize that our team members have people counting on them coming home at the end…

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Employee Spotlight: Joe Genenbacher

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At Quincy Recycle, we focus on creating an engaging, positive culture where each and every employee is dedicated to the goals and mission that lead to the continued success of our company. Part of our culture includes showing appreciation and recognizing our amazing employees for the impactful work they bring to our organization. Today we’re…

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Employee Spotlight: Eric Savage

We had so much fun bragging about one of our amazing employees in our last post that we couldn’t wait to do it again. Quincy Recycle has always put a great deal of focus on safety. Without it, we can’t operate at the high levels needed to provide industry-leading customer service to our partners. So,…

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The Importance Of Safety In The Recycling Industry

Safety In The Recycling Industry

At Quincy Recycle, safety is one of our top priorities. Recycling may not be one of the first industries that come to mind when you think about jobs with a high risk to health and safety. But, did you ever stop and think about the types of materials collected and sorted?

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COVID-19 Response

Update regarding COVID-19 As the global pandemic of COVID-19 continues to affect communities all over the world, we wish to communicate to everyone how this affects our business and you as our partner. First and foremost, we want to communicate that our hearts go out to those who have been affected by this novel coronavirus.

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West Bend Tops a Year of Safe Operations

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“Safe performance is ingrained in the culture here at Quincy Recycle, from the moment an employee is hired on,” says Craig Zimmerman, General Manager of our West Bend, WI facility.“As an example, the first time I stepped on the floor, I was approached by a worker who asked if I was wearing steel toe shoes.”

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One Year Accident Free in St. Louis

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Last spring our St. Louis-area plant become fully operational. Now it’s managed to pull off an impressive feat – going one full year accident free! How’d this happen? “Safety is a culture. It’s not a fad, it’s part of what we do on a daily, weekly, monthly basis,” said Chad Hoener, General Manager of Quincy Recycle’s…

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