Web Apps for Waste Reduction

We develop Web Apps to support sustainable materials management. Clients use our products and services to help their communities, however they define them, to reduce, reuse and recycle.

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

Recyclopedia-Reuse and Recycling Guide with Directory.

Custom Guides & Directories like reusewood.org.

2Good2Waste-Community Resource Exchange.

Custom Resource Exchanges like mnexchange.org.

OUR COMPANY

We're a family owned business. We've been working since 2003 to help people reduce the ecological impact of the overuse of items and materials on our planet.

CLIENTS

We provide web apps with services across North America.

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

RECYCLOPEDIA

The ultimate outreach guide to help residents find out 'what to do with it when they're done with it'.

  • Quick and easy answers covering hundreds of items and materials.
  • Each entry provides guidance, and a directory of solutions.
  • Easily publish Recyclopedia content to your existing website.
  • Affordable for even the smallest communities.
Recyclopedia

CUSTOM GUIDED DIRECTORY

People have questions, you have answers. Publish a custom guided directory using our platform with your own brand and features.

  • Tree Hugger calls it 'a very cleverly designed website'.
  • Each entry provides guidance and a directory of solutions.
  • Easy to update and maintain.
Recyclopedia

2GOOD2WASTE

Get your community connected and exchanging reusable items and materials with a 2Good2Waste community resource exchange.

  • Encourage the flow of materials between service clubs, youth groups, businesses, charitable groups, residents, high schools, and more.
  • Recapture valuable items and materials from the waste stream.
  • Each entry provides guidance and a directory of solutions.
2Good2Waste

CUSTOM RESOURCE EXCHANGES

Create your own custom Resource Exchange with your brand and features.

  • Creates flows of donated materials from organizations who have them, to others who can make good use of them.
  • Contributes to the circular economy.
  • Part of a sustainable materials management program.
  • Byproduct synergy encourages economic growth.
  • We can help you setup, manage, market, and facilitate your program.
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SOME OF OUR CLIENTS

"Your team has created a product far better than I originally anticipated. The site has exceeded expectations significantly. For those of us who need to justify our participation to management, we couldn't have hoped for more ammo!" David Baker, Education and Outreach, Thurston County Solid Waste

  • OCEAN COUNTY

    Ocean County combines a 2Good2Waste Community Resource Exchange, with a Recyclopedia reduce-reuse-recycle guide and directory to help people find organizations in the community, including Ocean County itself who can manage end of life items and materials.

    http://recyclopedia.org/oceancountynj and http://www.2good2waste.org/oceancountynj

  • RECYCLE SANTA FE

    Ocean County says they are very pleased with their systems which they use to divert recyclable and reusable materials from the waste stream.

    http://recyclopedia.org/santafenm

  • BUILDING MATERIALS REUSE ASSOCIATION

    This guided directory system has been called a very cleverly designed website. The American Wood Council, the Canadian Wood Council, and the Building Material Reuse Association work together to publish this custom guided-directory which covers North America. Reusewood.org helps contractors, manufacturers, composters, and others understand how wood can be reused and recycled.

    http://reusewood.org

OUR TEAM

"We have really enjoyed working with the staff of iWasteNot Systems. They have been quick to respond to our requests and we know the system we have will only get better." George Dreckmann, Recycling Coordinator, Madison Wisconsin

  • Norm Ruttan

    PRESIDENT

    Norm has followed a passion for natural conservation through successful careers as a teacher, in National Park management, and as a director of a UN Biosphere reserve.

    Now the President and owner of iWasteNot Sytems, Norm remains committed to reducing our impact on the natural environment.

    Contact Norm
  • James Ruttan

    PRODUCT ARCHITECT

    James is a people person who loves working with clients and his team to meet real world goals.

    As an added plus, the combination of high technology and an environmental purpose in his position satisfies his geeky side.

    Contact James
  • Jon Ruttan

    SYSTEM ARCHITECT

    Jonathan Ruttan provides computer programming and database management to ensure that our web sites work dynamically with the statistical and content databases.

    Jon has experience in computer programming for a medical database system and with Queens University as a computer programmer.

  • Barret Ruttan

    FRONT END DEVELOPER

    Barret is a graduate of Durham College in Computer Programming with over 5 years experience designing iWasteNot Systems‘ material exchanges and corporate websites.

    Barret ensures our websites and marketing materials are both functional and attractive.

  • Laura Ruttan

    MARKETING AND COMMUNLCATIONS

    After graduating from Algonquin College's Advertising Program, Laura knew she wanted to put her marketing skills to use for good, rather than promoting over-consumption by selling people products they don't necessarily need.

    Working with iWasteNot allows her feel good about her job at the end of the day.

  • Carolyn Goff

    MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS

    Ocean County says they are very pleased with their systems which they use to divert recyclable and reusable materials from the waste stream.

    Contact Carolyn