Recyclable Plastic Bags – Stuff The Jug
7 August 2015
Some commonly forgotten items, even by the most passionate recycler, are all the bags and plastic packaging used today. Here's a useful tip to help you keep these non-biodegradable and toxic items out of the landfill.
Recycling in the U.S. Gradually Improving
Recycling efforts in the United States have improved over the last 20 years, but on the whole the country still lags far behind many European nations. By intensifying recycling efforts, some European countries have all but eliminated the need for public landfills.
Fixing Up Your First Home? Don't Miss Cash With Scrap
7 August 2015
If you are ready to make the investment of purchasing a home and you'll be buying a small fixer-upper, there are things you want to know as you start to upgrade and fix the home. There could be a lot of metal lying around the house that is worth some money, and the money can help you pay for the repairs.
Before you replace the following items, remove them and take them to a local scrap metal yard to see how much cash you can get.
Where to Find Old Cars for Recycling
6 August 2015
As scrap metal prices go up, old junk cars that are just rusting out in the open become more valuable for their steel. If you want to get into junk car recycling, then here are some ways you can get your hands on some old vehicles.
Look at online ads
People often post ads for scrap wood and metal, including cars, that they no longer want in online venues. They charge a very small purchase price, or even offer their items for free if you come out to remove the things they don't want on your own.
Going Out Of Business? Recycle Your Computers' Circuit Boards And Other Parts With Smelting
4 August 2015
If your business is closing or going out of business soon, you want to get rid of the data in your computer systems safely and effectively. Simply recycling the parts leaves you and your employees vulnerable to identity theft and other crimes. By smelting the broken down computer parts, you can better protect your company and get some extra cash. Smelting is a unique process that involves melting metal parts, such as copper wiring, memory chips and circuit boards, in high temperatures.