Latest Guest on ‘Town Haul’ Podcast Features Inventor Who Turned Cigarette Butts Into Energy

 

Atlanta, GA (November 2, 2018) – Rubicon, a leader in providing waste, recycling, and smart city solutions to businesses and governments worldwide, today announced its latest industry podcast ‘Town Haul’ is now live, with special guest Ken Beckstead, inventor of the Butts Only Box and creator of the Butts to Watts cigarette waste to energy program. Mr. Beckstead joins the podcast to talk about how he formed the idea to turn cigarette butts into energy, and his shock in being told through research that 576 watts of energy can be produced for each pound of cigarette butts collected.

The ‘Town Haul’ podcast is consistently one of the most downloaded podcasts on iTunes in the Apple Podcasts Business Charts, and is also available on Spotify and iheart.com.

For the latest ‘Town Haul’ updates, news and information from Rubicon, follow @RubiconGlobal on Twitter or https://www.rubicon.com/town-haul-podcast/ and for more information on Mr. Beckstead and the Butts to Watts cigarette waste to energy program, visit https://www.buttsonlybox.com.

About Rubicon

Rubicon is a technology company that provides waste, recycling, and smart city solutions to businesses and governments worldwide. It develops and deploys a full suite of cloud-based solutions to help its customers and network of independent waste haulers work towards more sustainable waste and recycling practices, uncover cost savings, and improve operations through data analytics. Using its proprietary technology platform, Rubicon helps its partners find economic value in their waste streams and confidently execute on their sustainability goals, always with an eye towards those solutions that have long-term economic viability. The company has over 1,000,000 service locations worldwide, is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, and has core teams in New York City and San Francisco. Rubicon is a Certified B Corporation and was named a Great Place to Work™ in 2018. Learn more at www.RubiconGlobal.com.

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