How to Profit Millions With a Recycling Program

A systematic approach to designing, developing, and implementing a recycling program
5.0 (1 rating)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a
course's star rating by considering a number of different factors
such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the
likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
8 students enrolled
Instructed by Steven Rosenberg Business / Industry
25% off
Take This Course
  • Lectures 26
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
    30 day money back guarantee!
    Available on iOS and Android
    Certificate of Completion
Wishlisted Wishlist

How taking a course works


Find online courses made by experts from around the world.


Take your courses with you and learn anywhere, anytime.


Learn and practice real-world skills and achieve your goals.

About This Course

Published 1/2016 English

Course Description

Learn how to implement a profitable, personalized, sustainable recycling solution for your company. Save money for your company while saving the planet!

The course, How to Profit Millions with a Recycling Program, covers a systematic approach to designing, developing, and implementing a recycling program for your company or organization.

The information is presented by Steven Rosenberg, a recognized recycling expert. He is CEO of Green Purpose, the world’s greenest eco-capitalist enterprise. Steven has created 25 video lectures, in which he provides you with a proven, step-by-step method for successful corporate recycling. He also provides downloadable PDF resources and checklists to help you create your own recycling program.

The course is designed for those who wish to implement a successful recycling program at their company, corporation, or organization. The focus is on profiting from recycling materials that may have gone to the landfill.

Steven Rosenberg has worked with Fortune 500 companies to implement Zero Waste programs that saved them tens, and sometimes hundreds, of thousands of dollars.

What are the requirements?

  • You will need to have software capable of opening PDF documents.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Add thousands of dollars to your bottom line through corporate recycling.
  • Reduce your waste disposal costs by recycling a percentage of your waste stream.
  • Understand how various recyclable materials are priced.
  • Motivate your employees to participate in your corporate recycling program.
  • Conduct a waste audit analysis.
  • Select the perfect recycling container.

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is meant for people that want to start or grow a profitable recycling program. This will give you the knowledge and tools to properly evaluate and execute how to present an economic business case for setting up a recycling program. This course is probably not for you if you are looking for customized solutions based on things like location, hazardous and toxic waste, etc.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Section 1: Overview

In this lecture, Steven Rosenberg introduces the topic of corporate recycling, and provides a description of what the course will cover.


In this lecture, Steven shares why he cares so deeply about recycling.

Section 2: Section 2: Recycling 101

Learn the basics of recycling, including which are the most valuable materials to recycle by watching the video. And then download the PDF resource. It provides links to information about the various types of recyclable materials.


In this video, Steven introduces the different types of paper which can be recycled.


There are seven major categories of recyclable plastics. Learn which of them yield the highest return on your investment in this video.


Recyclable metals range from tin cans to office furniture to aluminum castings. Understand the relative value of each material by viewing this video.

Section 3: Section 3: Planning Your Recycling Program

Steven Rosenberg gets you started on planning your recycling program by helping you select your major goals.


Watch the video, and then download the PDF form, and use these tools during the planning of your recycling program.

Section 4: Section 4: Profit and ROI

View the video on cost savings, and then download the PDF file from the EPA on calculating waste reduction.

23 pages

Download this PDF file. It provides an excellent example of how to conduct a waste audit.


In this video, Steven Rosenberg shares some of the success stories he's gathered during his work with Fortune 500 clients.


To sort or not to sort, that is the question answered in this video.


To bale or not to bale, that is the question answered in this video.

Section 5: Section 5: Finances

A realistic budget helps build the business case for your recycling program. Learn how to create a budget in this video.


Learn the benefits of purchasing your recycling containers in bulk.

Section 6: Section 6: Implementation

Steven goes through the criteria for selecting the most appropriate recycling containers.


The success of your recycling program depends on the employees in your facility. Learn how to get them involved by watching this video.


Steven provides tips and techniques to ensure a successful recycling program roll-out.


Training of both upper management and employees is critical to the success of your recycling program. Learn more about training in this lecture.

Section 7: Section 7: Maintaining Your Program

Motivate employees to participate in your recycling program by providing some incentives. In this video, Steven Rosenberg provides some proven examples of incentives.


Learn the value of publishing monthly reports on the progress of your recycling program in this lecture.


Periodic assessments of your program keep management informed and employees motivated.


Your recycling program is like a garden - it needs some weeding from time to time. Learn what possible speed bumps might need to be eliminated.

Section 8: Section 8: Summary
2 pages

Download this PDF file, and use these sample checklists to gather information about your facility in preparation for your own recycling program.


Here's your chance to see how much you've learned. Take this self-evaluation quiz on corporate recycling.


Congratulations! You've completed the course. Here are a few final words from Steven Rosenberg.

Students Who Viewed This Course Also Viewed

  • Loading
  • Loading
  • Loading

Instructor Biography

Steven Rosenberg, CEO at Green Purpose, LLC

Steven Rosenberg is the founder and CEO of Green Purpose LLC. After winning a business plan contest in 2009, things quickly progressed for him. Green Purpose is quickly becoming a well known industry leader in helping some of the largest global companies, such as FedEx, Rockwell Automation, The Libman Company, and Flex-N-Gate to achieve Zero Waste profitably through their unique eco-capitalistic approach.

Ready to start learning?
Take This Course