Recleim, LLC manages the recycling program for FirstEnergy's Ohio utilities and is one of the largest appliance recycling companies in North America. Recleim removes refrigerants efficiently and effectively, destroying potent Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) and Greenhouse Gases (GHG) on-site. Over 95% of the materials in the appliances are captured and sent into recycling streams including metals, plastics and glass.
Additional energy efficiency programs for residential customers of FirstEnergy's Ohio utilities, including incentives for lighting and other energy-efficient products, are expected in the coming months. For information about these and other energy efficiency programs offered by FirstEnergy's Ohio utilities, visit www.energysaveOhio.com.
FirstEnergy is dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Its 10 electric distribution companies form one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric systems, serving customers in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia, Maryland and New York. The company's transmission subsidiaries operate more than 24,000 miles of transmission lines that connect the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. Follow FirstEnergy on Twitter @FirstEnergyCorp or online at www.firstenergycorp.com.
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SOURCE FirstEnergy Corp.