Finger Lakes ReUse Receives ‘Environmental Excellence Award’ From New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Robin Elliott Development Assistant (607) 257-9699 x9928 robin@fingerlakesreuse.org Finger Lakes ReUse Receives ‘Environmental Excellence Award’ From New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Ithaca, N.Y. . . The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced on Tuesday that Finger Lakes ReUse, Inc. were among the eight organizations awarded the Environmental Excellence Award for 2016.  Finger Lakes ReUse was honored for “turning waste into opportunities by diverting reusable materials from the landfill.” The award recognizes “those who are working to improve and protect New York's environment and contribute to a more healthy economy by advancing sustainable practices and forming creative partnerships.” "DEC is proud to present Environmental Excellence Awards to these eight businesses and ...

25% Off For Veterans and Active Duty Military This Veterans Day

25% Off Your Entire Purchase For Veterans And Active Duty Military On Friday, November 11th This Veterans Day, as a thank you for their service, all veterans and active duty military will receive 25% off their entire purchase* at both the Ithaca ReUse Center (214 Elmira Road, Ithaca, NY) and Triphammer ReUse Center (2255 Triphammer Road at Triphammer Marketplace, Ithaca NY). Please show your proof of service or military ID at the register at the time of purchase. * This sale does not include laptops and all-in-one desktop computers ...

Great Wood Recovered From Deconstruction

Finger Lakes ReUse has been deconstructing a whole house in Danby. Lots of great wood, much of it milled locally: pine and hardwood tongue and groove paneling, hardwood flooring, beams, framing lumber, etc. We'll be posting quantities and prices of the materials as they become available. Please call 413-834-3751 if you are interested. De-nailing some maple wainscoting, now available at the Ithaca ReUse Center 530+ sq ft of hardwood flooring, mix of 5″ and 3″ wide. $825 for the lot. Pick it up directly from the site and get a discount. ...