Health, Safety & Environment

OEM Green Program

In Q2 OEM was able to achieve an 81% Landfill Diversion Rate of its solid waste streams, and 80% Q2 YTD.This represents a saved diversion of 5,677 Metric Tonnes Carbon Dioxide Equivalent (CO2e) YTD.

This is equivalent to CO2 emission savings from any of the following:

  • Electricity use of 446 homes for one year
  • 11,977 barrels of oil consumed
  • 214,587 propane cylinders used for home barbeques
  • Carbon sequestered annually by 51 acres of forest preserved from deforestation.

Recycled Items:

2012 Q2 Solid Recyclables   2012 Q2 Liquid Recyclables
Recyclable Measure (kg)   Recyclable Measure (L)
Fluorescent Bulbs 48 Waste Oil 25413
Metal Halide Bulbs 205 Sump Waste Oil / Water 62200
Electronic Waste 234 Q2 2012 87,613
Paper Shredded 560 Q2 YTD 2012 323,602
Aerosols 1230
Waste Rubber 1435
Grinding Sludge 2050
Brass 2177
Oil Filters 4300
Paint Waste / Materials 6970
Oily Absorbents / Grease 27675
Paper / Cardboard / Plastic 69120
Wood 98430
Steel 627550
Q2 2012 841,984
Q2 YTD 2012 1,644,443
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