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  • How to Implement Aerosol Can Recycling in Your Business

    If your business goes through a lot of aerosol cans, then you may be concerned about the impact you are having on the environment. In most locales, these cans are treated like hazardous waste, which can make them difficult to recycle. Fortunately, there are options. Whether you use these cans for paint or whip cream, the following guide can help you cut down on the aerosol can waste your business generates.
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  • 3 Tips For Recycling Copper Wire

    Recycling metals can be a great way to generate some extra cash each month. Copper wire can be particularly valuable given that it is easy to recycle and contains a high copper content. Focusing your recycling efforts on copper wire can be a simple and effective way to boost your metal recycling revenue. Ensure that you are taking the proper steps to maximize profits when recycling copper wire in the future.
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  • 4 Common Pitfalls Of Curbside Recycling

    When you have a curbside recycling bin, it is often tempting to try and recycle things that may not be on the recommended items list. You love the planet, right? Why not recycle the inner plastic bag from your quinoa cereal? In all actuality, recycling is not something that only those who attended the original Woodstock encourage — not anymore.  Jokes aside, it is common for many individuals to be unaware or unsure of what is and is not recyclable through companies like Industrial Services Inc.
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  • Organization Tips For Dedicated Recycling Enthusiasts

    If you are serious about recycling everything in your home, you will need to get organized. It is very tempting to just toss everything you no longer need in the trash, but it is much harder to separate everything every day and put the reusables back to good use. Know What to Bring The first step in recycling is to find out what your local recycling facilities will accept. There might be certain types of plastics that they do not want.
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  • How To Make A Mint Selling Copper Pipe To Government Mints

    While it is true that the American copper penny has not been wholly copper for decades, that does not mean that the government does not buy up copper to make its pennies. If you currently buy copper pipes and other copper cast-offs, you can make a mint selling your copper wares to government minting presses. Here is how.  Find the Shiniest and Cleanest of Copper Goods The U.S. mints cannot recycle aged and dirty copper to make pennies.
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  • 4 Tips To Help Make Trash Hauling Easier

    Junk removal or trash hauling is similar to any other service in that you may choose to do it on your own or you may hire a professional to do it for you. Professionals can generally do it quicker and more efficiently; however, people tend to have their individual reasons for wanting it do something themselves, such as to save money. Whatever the case may be as to why you would like to haul your own trash, there are a few things that you should be aware of that can make the process a bit easier.
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  • Where Have All The Old Computers Gone And Where Are All The Analog Tvs?

    When you threw out your analog signal TV fifteen years ago, did you wonder where it was going? How about that old six-pound laptop you had way back in college in the '90's? If you did not keep them, sell them, or try to give them away, they went into an electronics recycling plant. After e-waste was taking up too much room in city dumps and county landfills, laws were passed around the country that e-waste (which is not biodegradable), had to be recycled.
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  • Separating Scrap And Components From Computers

    Old computers are treasure troves for scrappers and computer enthusiasts alike. Between resale value for used parts and recycling rates with scrap metal buyers like United Scrap Iron & Metal Co, there are many different ways to get extra money from used or even broken systems. Here are a few computer component and scrap material points to help you maximize recycling profits or find components still worth selling. What's Wrong With The System?
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  • Recycling Laptops, Desktops, And Their Components

    It's illegal to throw away electronic waste with the general trash or on the curb in many states, but why would you? In addition to protecting the environment, you can make a pretty decent wad of cash back as you take your old systems to a recycling professional. If you're not sure what's worth recycling in your systems, here's an overview of different computer types and components to know what you may have on hand.
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  • 5 Tips For Placing A Roll-Off Dumpster

    If you are renting a roll-off dumpster to remove material from your personal property, it is important that you are prepared for the dumpster to be delivered. This includes selecting an adequate space to place the dumpster, making sure the delivery truck can get on and off your property, and making sure that your property will not be damaged when the dumpster is delivered. These tips can help you prepare for the delivery of a roll-off dumpster.
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