Knowledge Base Issues
What cannot be recycled?
Paper Pizza boxes or anything soiled with grease and/or food waste Paper plates Facial or bathroom tissue Carbon paper Disposable diapers Hardcover books Milk cartons Plastic and wax paper Frozen...
Recycling at work: What can be recycled?
Recycling in commercial enterprises is important because commercial waste makes up about 40 percent of total solid waste. Business and industry operations generate recyclable materials in many...
We produce over 15,000 tons of rubbish everyday. It is only a matter of time before we run out of space to dispose of them. Recycling reduces waste, which in turn reduces the need for landfills...
Recycling at work: How do I start a collection program?
# Obtain Management Support The first step in planning a collection program is to gain the support of top management. An enthusiastic recycling coordinator should be appointed. That person will...
Recycling at work: How do I find a market?
Before your recycling program begins, a market must be found for the materials that will be collected. If no market for a material exists, it should not be collected for recycling. Businesses...