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Sustainability

At Dover, we believe that green business is good business.

Marathon Equipment is the leading manufacturer of waste handling and recycling equipment. The company’s innovative solutions incorporate unprecedented green capabilities and provide breakthrough value. Everyday, Marathon is proving that going green is savvy business.

Marathon offers a complete line of revolutionary GreenBuilt trash compactors. Because GreenBuilt solutions get their power from solar panels, expenses associated with power installation and electrical charges are essentially eliminated. The units also utilize biodegradable oil and hydraulic fluids to help protect the environment.

Marathon is making an additional contribution to the environment and its bottom line through sustainable operational and manufacturing practices. The company’s efforts have yielded a reduction of greenhouse gas emissions at its manufacturing facility. Through its sustainability initiative, Marathon has also:

  • Road-mapped a 10% annual reduction in volatile organic compounds
  • Reduced electrical usage for lighting by 20%