Refuse and Recycling Blog

Going Green: Cleaning Products that Won’t Hurt the Environment

Posted on Tue, Feb 18, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

As much as you hate it, cleaning is a fact of life. From washing your baseboards to scrubbing your counters and even cleaning your stove, it is important that you keep things clean so that your family stays healthy and you can enjoy your surroundings.

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How Do I Get Rid of an Old Mattress?

Posted on Fri, Oct 25, 2013 @ 08:00 AM
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How Schools Can Benefit From Going Green

Posted on Mon, Nov 12, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

For educational systems, the process of going green is much harder. Educational systems must do a lot more than merely recycle waste and turn off lights. With the cost of advanced eco-friendly technologies such as solar lighting and geothermal heating and cooling reduced, their availability and popularity has increased. Schools have a lot to gain by incorporating green initiatives in their infrastructure. For schools that want to implement green initiatives contact a waste management company to learn about their services.  

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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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When to Use a Roll Off Octagon Compactor

Posted on Tue, Oct 02, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

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There are a variety of waste disposal methods, but often, if your business produces high volumes of waste, these waste solutions simply do not meet the needs of your company. If you work in the construction industry, or your company produces vast amounts of waste, you could benefit from renting a roll off octagon compactor.

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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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How to Properly Disinfect Your Garbage Can

Posted on Mon, Sep 24, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

Cleaning Garbage Cans

Given how often the inner surfaces of garbage cans come into contact with organic waste and other waste products, it should come as no surprise that they can quickly become utterly and thoroughly filthy. After all, no lining material is perfect and indestructible.

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