Refuse and Recycling Blog

The 5 R's to a Zero Waste Lifestyle

Posted on Tue, Dec 17, 2013 @ 10:30 AM

Living a zero waste lifestyle--is it possible?

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Tags: waste management, reuse, recycle, repair, zero waste

10 Tips for Helping Your Office Stay Waste Free

Posted on Mon, Nov 26, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

When you’re not home, it can be difficult to practice green initiatives, especially in the workplace. In a work environment, getting everyone to recycle and reduce his or her waste can sometimes seem impossible. Actually, by not implementing simple environmentally friendly practices, your office could actually be losing money. Not sure where you can start, here are some quick tips your office could implement to help stay waste free. 

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Tags: commercial recycling, office waste, going green, reduce waste, reuse, recycling

How Can My Family Lower our Dependence on Paper Products at Home?

Posted on Thu, May 24, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

Lowering your dependence on paper products is both environmentally friendly and cost-effective. Many businesses and individuals are trying to reduce their reliance on paper products. Luckily, the expanding world of technology is making it much easier to reduce the amount of paper people use on a daily basis. However, there are still some old-fashioned tips that you can also follow in order to reduce the amount of paper you use. The less paper you use, the less waste you will create. This can result in trash removal savings, among other great benefits.

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Tags: save money, reduce waste, reuse

How Can My Business Lower its Dependence on Paper Products?

Posted on Tue, May 22, 2012 @ 09:00 AM
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Tags: solid waste reduction, lower dependance, reduce waste, reuse

How Can I Reduce My Company's Waste?

Posted on Wed, May 16, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

In a typical office setting, waste is broken down into a few key categories:

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Tags: save money, reduce waste, reuse, recycling