Refuse and Recycling Blog

How to Improve Your Business Recycling Strategies

Posted on Thu, Sep 19, 2013 @ 08:51 AM

So you’ve heard that ‘green’ is the way to go to improve your business’s consumer appeal, but you’re not sure how to get there. Or, maybe your company already recycles some items but you’re sure there’s more to do. Starting or improving an existing recycling program will make your organization ‘greener,’ and let you (and your customers), feel good about reducing the amount of waste sent to the landfill. Here are some great ideas to help improve your business’s recycling efforts!

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Tags: commercial recycling, community involvement, John's refuse, recycling strategies, electronic waste, business recycling, going green, zero waste

John's Refuse @ CT Folk Festival & Green Expo!

Posted on Fri, Sep 09, 2011 @ 04:36 AM

This Saturday John's Refuse will be at New Haven’s CT Folk Festival & Green Expo along with Global Environmental Services and 3B Ranch! We will be there to answer and questions about our recycling habits, composting and ect. Come by Edgerton Park to see all 75 exhibitors and vendors sharing their earth friendly ideas.

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Tags: community involvement, green expo

John’s Refuse plays Santa for our Veterans

Posted on Wed, Jul 06, 2011 @ 08:41 AM

When John's Refuse and their family began preparing for the holidays in 2009, they added the patients of an entire hospital to their gift-giving list. After years of having company parties for the family business, they decided to share their party with others a little less fortunate.

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Tags: community involvement, in the news

John’s Refuse turned shingles into asphalt

Posted on Wed, Jul 06, 2011 @ 04:43 AM

Every year millions of asphalt roofing shingles end up in land fills. So, we took initiative and paved our company driveway with asphalt from roof shingles. The John's Refuse driveway is one of the first of its kind, read how and why here.

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Tags: community involvement, in the news