Refuse and Recycling Blog

Why You Should Take Advantage of Our Free Month of Service

Posted on Tue, Apr 01, 2014 @ 10:00 AM
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What is Considered Bulk Waste CT

Posted on Mon, Sep 16, 2013 @ 02:57 PM

There are a variety of items which fall under the category of bulk waste. It is important to know, understand and practice the bulk waste guidelines that ensure that you're discarding bulk waste appropriately.  The term "bulk waste" is used to describe waste that is too large to be collected by regular a waste collection. However, bulk waste can often be picked up from streets and pavement areas. A fee is usually associated with this kind of collection. Here are some items that you can place on the side of the road for bulk waste collection.

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How to Safely Dispose of Cell Phones

Posted on Tue, Aug 27, 2013 @ 11:06 AM

Many people question how to properly go about electronic waste disposal, especially when itcomes to cell phones. Chances are that almost every individual has at least one broken, old or even unused cell phone in their home. Whether you are concerned about throwing away your phone for environmental reasons, or for your security, you will be happy to know that there are alternatives to holding onto your old electronics forever. 

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The Importance of Industrial Waste Management

Posted on Tue, Oct 23, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

Industrial waste is simply a catchall term for the undesired by-products of industrial activities such as mining and manufacturing.

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Guidelines on Renting a Dumpster in CT

Posted on Tue, Oct 16, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

Whether you're contemplating some ambitious home improvements, clearing your garden in preparation for landscaping or getting rid of obsolete machinery at your place of business, you are going to need some way of collecting and removing large amounts of trash. Dumpster Rentals in CT are a cost-effective solution.

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What is Zero Waste?

Posted on Tue, Sep 18, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

Zero waste provides a philosophy for the way communities think about refuse and recycling. Through a cycle that attempts to imitate nature's circular method of destruction and replenishment, waste management in Connecticut aims to reduce the amount of waste by finding ways to reuse as much material as possible from a product. This not only helps to increase production, but it reduces the costs of items since each time a product is purchased it doesn't depend entirely on new materials.

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4 Surprising Items That Can Be Recycled in Connecticut

Posted on Mon, Sep 10, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

Most people know that you can recycle glass, paper and plastic. But, there are some other less common items that never actually make it to the recycling bin. Americans generate millions of tons of trash each year, so as the world's population increases it has become more important than ever to recycle everything we can. Proper waste management in Connecticut and across America is an issue that needs to be addressed and solved as pollution continues to become more prominent. Recycling helps improve our environment and you may even get some extra cash as an added reward. Here are a few items you may not have thought to recycle.

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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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