Sustainability

Theresa Lehman

Recycling During the Holidays

Posted on Dec 22, 2020

Did you know that Americans generate 25 percent more waste than average between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day? According to the EPA, 80 percent of what is thrown away during the holidays can be recycled or repurposed? Here are 10 simple holiday recycling tips we […]

Sustainability

Oshkosh Corporation Furthers Longstanding Commitment to People First Culture with Exceptional 3-Star Fitwel Certification Award of Global Headquarters

Posted on Nov 24, 2020

Miron Construction Co., Inc. and Oshkosh Corporation announce that Oshkosh’s new 191,000 square-foot, four-story global headquarters has achieved Fitwel® certification, the first project in Wisconsin to obtain a perfect 3-Star Fitwel Rating. Fitwel is the world’s leading certification system committed to building health for all. Operated […]

Theresa Lehman

America Recycles Day

Posted on Nov 13, 2020

America Recycles Day is a nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. Held on Nov. 15, America Recycles Day educates and encourages individuals on how to be more mindful of what they consume, where and how to properly recycle, […]

Theresa Lehman

The Plastic Waste Crisis is Your Problem

Posted on Aug 20, 2020

That’s right. Each of us who choose to buy plastic and use plastic bags are the cause of the plastic waste crisis. Single use plastics takes centuries to biodegrade, with the worst, polystyrene, taking 500 years to break down. What’s worse: polystyrene foam never fully […]

Theresa Lehman

Spring Cleaning

Posted on Apr 21, 2020

Spending more time at home makes a person notice all of the things that are normally overlooked. Now is a great time to catch up on all of those honey-do list items and do a deep spring cleaning – both inside and outside. Below is […]

Education

Creating a Zen Den at Appleton East

Posted on Aug 13, 2019

We’re learning more about newly constructed and soon to open Zen Den at Appleton East High School. Matt Mineau, Principal at Appleton East, Theresa Lehman, Director of Sustainable Services for Miron Construction and Eric Marcoe, Dream Coach for Miron Construction, and participant in Leadership Fox […]