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What is Special Waste in Connecticut?

Posted on Fri, Sep 06, 2013 @ 03:44 PM

You have likely heard the term, "Special waste" before and may have wondered what it meant. Special waste consists of things that cannot be placed in just any ordinary landfill or garbage without consideration due to its hazardous elements. These items can often be found in the household, garage and workplace. Waste doesn't always consist of wrappers, paper, plastic, cardboard and food which are common waste items that come from your household. Other items are what is considered special waste in Connecticut and there are specific requirements when it comes to disposing of them properly.

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What You Need to Know Before Beginning a Construction Demolition

Posted on Thu, Aug 29, 2013 @ 08:40 AM

A major part of your construction demolition is the waste that comes from it. Prior to starting the project, it is critical for you to consider three things to ensure that you have an appropriate and effective waste management plan put into place. After all, you cannot start a construction demolition project without ensuring that you have proper storage and removal of the waste that will result from the project.

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Tips On Managing the Waste of a Construction Project

Posted on Tue, Jun 26, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

Construction projects produce a lot of waste and debris that the company needs to dispose of properly. If the waste materials are non-hazardous such as concrete, wood, drywall, bricks, plaster and piping, there are a few ways to dispose of this waste. While landfills were often the first choice for getting rid of construction waste, this is becoming less of an option. Landfills get larger. Pose health concerns and reduce property values. Many landfills will close in the future so construction companies have to look for alternative ways to manage the debris. Finding environmentally-friendly ways offers many benefits to the company and to the community. Fortunately, there are a few ways to manage environmental waste.

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How Recycling at the Construction Site Can Save Your Construction Company Big

Posted on Thu, May 10, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

 

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What Trash Disposal Services are Available for Construction Sites?

Posted on Mon, Apr 16, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

There are a variety of options available for waste removal on a construction site. Each of these types of waste storage and removal options has different pros and cons. Use our profiles of construction waste removal methods to help decide which one is best for you.

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