Refuse and Recycling Blog

Single Stream Recycling in Connecticut

Posted on Wed, Sep 26, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

A New Way to Recycle

Single stream recycling is a recycling system where all recyclable materials such as paper, plastics, and metals can be put together in the same container for transportation to recycling facilities. Once the recyclable materials arrive at the recycling facilities, specially designed and built machines can separate the single stream of materials into the appropriate categories for separate handling. Single stream recycling is a boon for all parties involved in the recycling process, from individual households to trash removal companies and even the towns that use this system.

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Metal Recycling in the Workplace

Posted on Thu, Sep 06, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

All workplaces can become involved in metal recycling, whether they are a small business or a large multi-national company. Every single scrap of metal can be recycled, saving on refuse costs while reducing the environmental impact of a workplace. Depending on the type of metal and the current market conditions, metal recycling can actually be a source of income for companies who choose to sell their scrap metal to a refuse and recycling service. Contact a local waste removal company in Connecticut to find out where to sell scrap metal.

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Metal Recycling in your Home in Connecticut

Posted on Tue, Aug 28, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

Of all the items around the home that can be recycled, metal is the only material that can be recycled an infinite number of times, making it a very eco-friendly product. Metal recycling reduces demand for raw materials like coal and iron, and helps control the price of metal-based items like appliances, cars, and building supplies. Any waste removal company, like a local Clinton CT trash pickup company, will also tell you that recycling also helps reduce the amount of refuse entering landfills.

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