NEWS

NYC law requires businesses to feed food waste to giant metal ORCAs

July 18, 2016
New York City is doing what it can to be more eco-friendly. We're not just talking recycling plastic bottles or taxing plastic bags; we're also talking about behind-the-scenes efforts that tackle waste before.........

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New York City Announces New Business Organic Rules

March 30, 2016
NEW YORK, Beginning July 19, 2016 – Organic waste, such as food waste, food soiled paper and yard waste makes up approximately one-third of the waste generated by businesses in New York City......

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NHL, teams reducing food waste - Article published on NHL.com

March 14, 2016
NHL, March 14th, 2016 – From March 12-18, the National Hockey League and its member clubs, as part of the first-ever NHL Green Week, will showcase its greening programs......

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Philadelphia Aims at Food Waste with In-Sink Disposal Law

January 13, 2016
TORONTO, January 13, 2016 – Philadelphia is now requiring that new residential construction include in-sink food waste disposers, in an effort to increase food waste diversion.......

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CASE STUDIES

INTERCONTINENTAL® MIAMI

December 31, 1969

 With over 100,000 square feet of banquet space and 641 guestrooms, Intercontinental® Miami produces a significant amount of food waste.

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BLOORSTREET MARKET

June 23, 2015
What a space saver – once we integrated ORCA into the back of our store, we gained so much extra room in our loading area from fewer waste bins...

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ORGANIC GARAGE

June 23, 2015
We felt it was important for our customers to see and ultimately ask about our ORCA machine. It shows our ongoing support for the environment and...

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WALDORF ASTORIA

June 23, 2015
Before installing the ORCA, our staff lifted heavy garbage bags from our kitchen up a flight of stairs. With our organics diverted to ORCA...

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HIGHLIGHTS

ORCA JOINS THE TEAM AT DALLAS COWBOYS STADIUM

The ORCA is now a team player at AT&T Stadium, defending the organization from the high cost of waste disposal. Stadium General Manager Jeff Stroud said that implementing the ORCA organic waste management technology into the AT&T Stadium's waste disposal program "has enabled the Dallas Cowboys to further expand the...

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ORCA EATS FOOD WASTE AT WALDORF ASTORIA HOTEL

The Waldorf Astoria, a luxury hotel in New York City, has installed an ORCA in its kitchen, garnering an article in The Wall Street Journal. In the article, reporter Ralph Gardner Jr. points out that as of July 1, 2015, the City of New York will require hotels with 100 or more sleeping rooms to dispose of food waste through composting, aerobic...

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TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS BRING ORCA TO HOME ICE

The Toronto Star reports that the Toronto Maples Leafs hockey team reduced by 74% the amount of landfill waste produced at the Air Canada Centre—the team's home ice—since 2007 when Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment (MLSE) started its Team Up Green campaign. Part of this campaign includes using an ORCA...

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MEDIA RELEASES

ORCA Earns Gate Gourmet Environmental Merit


TORONTO, Dec. 27, 2016 – Totally Green Inc. is pleased to announce that Gate Gourmet has been awarded the Environmental Merit award for the ORCA program implementation, as part of the Montréal-Trudeau airport’s Recognition Program.

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ORCA Technology Offers Food Waste Solution to New NYC Mandated Commercial Organics Law 1162-A


Effective July 2016, NYC has mandated that certain foodservice operations will be required to put a plan in place to divert their organic food waste from landfills and incineration by January 2017. ORCA has the solution: a technology that turns food waste into earth friendly ......

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Totally Green’s innovative ORCA system featured in the latest issue of Maclean’s


TORONTO, Sept. 23, 2014 – Totally Green is proud to announce their innovative ORCA system has been featured in the
September 28, 2015, edition of Maclean’s Magazine. The article spotlights ...

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TESTIMONIALS

ORGANIC GARAGE

We recently sat down with Organic Garage's Shawna Lurie, Director of Operations and Nazz Iaboni, Produce Buyer, to talk about how the ORCA has impacted their daily business for the better


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INTERCONTINENTAL TORONTO CENTRE

Prior to installing the ORCA system, I had concerns about the logistics behind collecting and transporting food waste from our kitchens, stewarding areas, clearing areas and into the ORCA system. Totally Green was very


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DALLAS COWBOYS AT&T STADIUM

The Dallas Cowboys and the Jones family are known for being an innovative leader in the NFL and in the community. The partnership with Totally Green and the implementation of the ORCA organic waste management technology into the AT&T Stadium's waste disposal


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METRO TORONTO CONVENTION CENTRE

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre Corporation currently has an organic waste disposal agreement with Totally Green. We have been utilizing the ORCA since February 2012 and are very pleased with the results. The Convention Centre produces a great amount


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