The Construction & Demolition Recycling Association (CDRA), announced today the organizationâ€™s slate of 2014 Industry Award Honorees. CDRA is a national trade organization that promotes the safe recycling of the more than 350 million tons of recoverable construction and demolition (C&D) materials generated annually in the United States. The 2014 awards will be presented at the C&D World, the Annual Meeting of the CDRA, March 5 in Las Vegas.
The award recipients include:
CMRA Member of the Year â€“ Gary Sondermeyer, Bayshore Recycling, Keasbey, NJ The CDRA Member of the Year is selected based on extraordinary service to the mission of the organization and the C&D Recycling industry over the previous 12-month period.
C&D Recycler of the YearÂ â€“Â SWS/Sun Recycling, Davie, FL.
The C&D Recycler of the Year honors those Recycling Operations in the Construction and Demolition Recycling industry who have made an extraordinary contribution to the industry.
CDRA Presidentâ€™s AwardÂ â€“Â Armstrong World Industries, Lancaster, PA, and Southwind RAS, Bartlett, IL.
The CDRA Presidentâ€™s Award recognizes companies for excellence and innovation in C&D recycling.
The Second Class of the C&D Recycling Hall of Fame has been announced and the 2014 Honoree is Ted â€śTadjâ€ť Ondrick, Ted Ondrick Construction Co., Chicopee, MA. This award recognizes an individualâ€™s long-time work, innovation, and support of both the C&D Recycling industry and the CDRA.
â€śWe are delighted to recognize all who have made a commitment to the recycling industry and their communities,â€ť said Valerie Montecalvo, President, CDRA. â€śIt is because of their commitment to the environment, our country is able to move to a more sustainable future.â€ť