MDI In the News

Cease the Grease

By Susan Griggs – 81st Training Wing Public Affairs
Keesler AFB is fighting a battle against FOG – fats, oils and grease. “Cease the Grease” kicked off on Earth Day in April to inform the Keesler community about the harmful …

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Recycle Those Beads!

By Mississippi Recycling Coalition
This year’s Mardi Gras celebration ended with a little lagniappe, Zero Waste Solutions, Mark Dunning Industries, and Keesler Air Force Base teamed up to clean up …

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50 Contracts Without Default

By A. Santa Lucia – Trucking Infrastructure Magazine
“Over the past 33 years, MDI has successfully completed over 50 contracts without default…

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Keesler Celebrates Earth Day

By Allanna Jones – 81st Training Wing Public Affairs
Every year, Earth Day opens our eyes to the destructive effects waste has on the planet. Keesler’s recycling program and its affiliates, Mark Dunning Industries…

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Keesler Earns Recycling Award

By The Sun Herald
Keesler AFB has been named an environmental hero in Mississippi for its comprehensive recycling efforts. The Mississippi Recycling Coalition chose KAFB as…

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Mississippi Names Enviro. “Hero”

By Heather Heiney – Senior Airman
Keesler’s recycling center won the “Environmental Hero” Award, Recycler of the Year in the state or federal government category from the Mississippi Recycling Coalition…

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Recycling Brings Benefits

By John Cochran – Staff Writer
Recycling paper, plastic and other materials is green in more ways than one, according to the solid waste program manager at Kirtland Air Force Base…

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Recycling Contract Implemented

By Steven Kitt – Staff Writer
While Team Kirtland has been recycling for many years, April marks the beginning of a new era in our recycling program bringing many opportunities. KAFB will be contract…

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Program Turns Trash to Treasure

By Susan Griggs – 81st Training Wing Public Affairs
Keesler’s aggressive recycling program returned $176,322 in proceeds to the base by diverting nearly 40 percent of its waste from landfills in 2011…

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