Entries by Momentum

Kids Recycled Crafts (DIY Festival)

Craft Lake City’s DIY Festival Continued: Kids Recycled Crafts!   Momentum Recycling is proud to participate again this year in Craft Lake City’s DIY Festival, which is celebrating its 10th year this year!  At our booth in the STEM Building (Gallivan Center), kids of all ages can make art from recycled glass!  If you didn’t […]

Momentum Recycling Has Pride!

We had a great time at the Pride Parade! It was an honor to be a “Green Pride” sponsor again this year! Thank you to everyone who helped decorate the truck and who joined us that day – it was a ton of fun! Here are some photos we collected from that day:    

Glass Recycling Begins In Pocatello

We are proud to announce a new partnership with the city of Pocatello, Idaho!  Residents can now recycle their glass at 1 of 10 locations around the area.  The glass collected will be transported to Momentum Recycling’s glass recycling facility in Salt Lake City to be processed. Below is the full press release:   May […]

7 Eco-Friendly Apps You Should Be Using

The below article was written by Momentum Recycling “Amglassador” Nate Keyes:   In an age where society uses smartphone apps daily, why is it that we are not paying more attention to the plethora of apps that can help us go green? Whether it be basic recycling tips, measuring your carbon footprint, or reducing your consumption, […]

Community Outreach Summary 2017

The below article was written by Momentum Recycling “Amglassador” Nate Keyes:   Who are those people knocking on doors in reflective vests? What could they possibly be trying to sell us now? And why are they always on their phones? These are all common questions that run through the minds of Salt Lake City residents […]

Momentum has a New Destination for Mixed Recyclables

As of the start of May 2017, mixed recyclables collected from organizations participating in Momentum Recycling’s business services program have been going to Waste Management’s Material Recovery Facility (MRF) located in South Jordan, Utah. We feel strongly that this new path for your mixed recyclables will ensure greater capture rates while allowing us to have […]

Improving Service & Conserving Fuel Through Route Optimization

The below article was written by Momentum Recycling “Amglassador” Zach Green: Momentum Recycling started back in 2008 with one goal in mind, to help communities move towards zero waste. This ambitious goal is coming to fruition as more businesses and residents continue to sign up for our recycling services, including glass recycling, mixed recycling and […]

Momentum Recycling Awarded Clean Fuels Grant

Grants Awarded to Expand Electric Vehicle Use in Utah SALT LAKE CITY – Electric vehicle (EV) usage and compressed natural gas (CNG) equipment and infrastructure is expanding in Utah thanks to grants the Department of Environmental Quality’s Division of Air Quality (DAQ) awarded to numerous entities, including this year’s grants awarded to Momentum Recycling, the […]