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4 Questions to Ask a Potential Waste Removal Service Provider

Posted on Thu, Nov 14, 2013 @ 10:00 AM
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What is Special Waste in Connecticut?

Posted on Fri, Sep 06, 2013 @ 03:44 PM

You have likely heard the term, "Special waste" before and may have wondered what it meant. Special waste consists of things that cannot be placed in just any ordinary landfill or garbage without consideration due to its hazardous elements. These items can often be found in the household, garage and workplace. Waste doesn't always consist of wrappers, paper, plastic, cardboard and food which are common waste items that come from your household. Other items are what is considered special waste in Connecticut and there are specific requirements when it comes to disposing of them properly.

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What is Liquid Waste and How Can it Be Removed

Posted on Mon, Oct 29, 2012 @ 10:00 AM

At the risk of sounding obvious, liquid waste is all waste that exists as a liquid rather than either a gas or a solid. Since the term encompasses all waste in liquid form, it includes both waste produced as a liquid and waste that has been converted into a liquid for handling. Similarly, it includes both liquid waste that emerges from a single source such as industrial wastes being pumped out through pipes and liquid waste that has no single source such as run-off caused by rainfall. Other common examples of liquid waste include both human and animal excreta plus household wastewater coming from bathing, dishwashing, and a range of other domestic activities.

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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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