West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum member Rapid Green Group was honored by Local First during its annual LocalMotion Awards ceremony for the Triple Bottom Line, Up & Coming Business Award. Rapid Green Group was honored for being a versatile waste management resource in Michigan. It offers shredded paper recycling, clean refuse disposal, multi-stream commercial recycling and, for as of recently, medical waste removal.
Rapid Green Group started in 1999 as Rapid Shred. It has an approximate 95 percent recycle rate. It works with its clients to recycle additional products that are not traditionally recycled. Additionally, consulting division e3 Solutions provides clients with a full range of sustainability assessment and implementation services that focus on building the business for sustainability.
The Triple Bottom Line, Up & Coming Business Award is presented to a two-to-five-year-old locally owned company that demonstrates a strong committed to improving the local economy, environment and society.