Sustainability

NWTC students give new life to items in Trash-To-Treasure competition

Posted on Apr 23, 2019

One person’s trash is another person’s treasure. Northwest Technical College students presented physical evidence of that at Miron Construction’s Trash-To-Treasure competition. “It’s a really good collaboration with Earth Day, to understand how we can reuse product,” said Melissa Schulteis of Miron Construction.  Read more…

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Celebrating Earth Month

Posted on Apr 22, 2019

Sustainability is an integral part of the Miron culture and is central to what we do as an organization, both on our project sites and within our offices. In honor of Earth Month this year, we decided to focus on recycling throughout the month of […]

Theresa Lehman

“Be Green In ‘18” Video Contest Winners

Posted on Apr 5, 2019

For a second year, Miron hosted a “Be Green” video contest aimed at promoting environmental education in Wisconsin’s K-12 schools. School staff, teachers, and students were encouraged to prepare short video submissions explaining the sustainable actions they would implement in their classroom or school if […]

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Cool Choices Promotes Sustainability and Fun

Posted on Dec 12, 2018

Employees at Miron Construction recently completed a friendly competition in the Cool Choices game. This year’s competition marked Miron’s third time participating in the program. Cool Choices is a non-profit organization which aims to encourage people to make environmentally sustainable choices both at work and […]

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Keeping it Cool

Posted on Nov 14, 2018

It’s a game. It’s a change. It’s a game changer. It’s also a team builder and transformative behavioral tool designed to get people to embrace more sustainable practices.  Cool Choices began seven years ago as an analog card game, with Miron Construction Co. Inc. as its first […]