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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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Which Dumpster is Right for Your Job?

Posted on Wed, Sep 04, 2013 @ 11:44 AM

Choosing the correct dumpster for your project shouldn't be done without consideration. You want to get a dumpster that is large enough to hold all of your waste, but one that isn't too large for your job, resulting in you paying for unused space within the container. Companies will often be able to give you a rough estimate for the size of dumpster needed for your job specifics. The following dumpsters have a variety of options for size, recommended uses and price points.

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Waste Pickup Service: What You Need to Know

Posted on Tue, Apr 30, 2013 @ 12:00 PM

Everyone needs to be aware of how their waste collection system works and his or her responsibilities toward helping the waste stream flow smoothly toward its final destination with a minimal negative impact on the environment.

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Holiday Trash Pickup in Connecticut

Posted on Wed, Nov 21, 2012 @ 10:00 AM
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Saving Money with Construction Site Trash Disposal & Recycling in CT

Posted on Thu, Aug 16, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

It costs money to properly dispose of construction waste, since approximately 6lbs/sq ft of waste is generated in every construction site. To reduce this cost, a construction company must employ certain trash disposal and recycling practices that will significantly reduce the amount of waste generated in every square foot of the construction site.

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What is "Principal Recyclable Material"?

Posted on Thu, Aug 09, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

A principal recyclable material is the waste material that is found in the largest quantity in a property or company waste stream. It is usually assessed in terms of weight. This waste varies by business type; for instance, in an office, the principle recyclable material is paper while in a food service environment and retail store, it may range from the food remnants, to cardboards and other wrapping material. In mechanical businesses, it is largely scrap metal.

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Tips & Tricks for Disposing or Recycling of Metal Waste

Posted on Thu, Aug 02, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

If you operate a business that deals with metal, then you know you simply can't toss it in the trash and send it off the landfill.

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5 Simple Ways to More Effectively Recycle at the Workplace

Posted on Tue, Jul 31, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

There are many facets of working in an office that produce an excess amount of waste. Every document that is needlessly printed is a waste.

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How Do I Set Up a Trash & Recycling Service for My Business?

Posted on Thu, Jul 26, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

If you own or operate a business, then you know how important it is to contract with a reliable trash and recycling service. Because your business produces waste every single day, you need to know that the trash pickup will occur when scheduled so your business does not become overwhelmed. Here's a look at how to properly set-up garbage pickup for your business.

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FREE Ebook: Immediate Benefits of Being a Zero Waste Company

Posted on Fri, Jul 20, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

Have you considered changing your company into a Zero Waste Company, but haven’t thought in depth about what it could actually do for you and your company? Now’s the time to switch because of the immediate benefits it will do not only for you and your company, but especially the environment.

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