Refuse and Recycling Blog

6 Amazing Waste Facts

Posted on Fri, Sep 20, 2013 @ 09:00 AM

There are many names for the things we throw away: garbage, trash, waste, refuse, litter, and rubbish, just to name a few. Perhaps there are so many names because of the sheer quantity we generate! Read on to learn staggering facts about the stuff we don’t care about (but maybe should)!

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Tags: commercial recycling, electronic waste, business recycling, be green, trash & recycling service, trash removal, recycled plastic, metal recycling

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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Tags: commercial recycling, residential waste removal, dumpster, office waste, garbage pickup, large garbage items, roll off octagon compactor, vertical compactor, bulk trash, commercial dumpster rental, sizes and options, going green, garbage removal, trash & recycling service, trash removal, trash pickup, trash container size, trash container

Waste Removal in Connecticut: 3 Benefits of Waste Reduction

Posted on Mon, Dec 17, 2012 @ 03:30 PM

Until recently most companies have not paid a lot of attention to disposing waste or waste reduction. In the past it was fairly easy and cheap to dispose of waste. Unfortunately, times have changed and many companies are looking at the waste they produce differently. If you are trying to cut costs as well as the amount of waste that your company produces, there are several things to consider.

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Tags: waste management ct, trash & recycling service, trash removal

Tips & Tricks for Approaching Construction Waste Removal in CT

Posted on Tue, Aug 14, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

"Reduce, reuse, recycle" is an old adage that more and more businesses are learning to adopt and appreciate. The benefits a business gains from recycling has more than just an environmental impact. They also benefit financially.

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Tags: recycling company, construction waste removal in CT, trash removal