Posts Categorized: Recycling 101

Facts About Recycling: Insulated Wires

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When you or your business recycles wires, you lessen the quantity of new material required for manufacturing and also the amount of copper dumped into landfills is reduced drastically.  Most wires are covered in insulation. These wires can’t be processed directly until that insulation is removed. See below for a before and after example. Some… Read more »

Need spare change? Give recycling a try!

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Recycling materials saves energy, conserves natural resources, prevents pollution and reduces the volume of discards that are thrown into our landfills. It can also be a great source to receive a little spare change. We pay our residential walk-in customers cash! Check out the full list of acceptable materials to bring in and we will… Read more »

All You Need To Know About Recycling Aluminum

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Did you know? Aluminum is the most recyclable of all materials. Discarded aluminum is one of the most valuable items in the recycling bin! Fun, but unfortunate fact: Americans throw away more than $700 million worth of aluminum cans every year. Even though aluminum is the most  recyclable materials of all, aluminum cans still make it to the landfill. See above examples of aluminum materials we accept at Nevada… Read more »

Why the Recycling Industry is Essential

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A word from the voice of the industry, ISRI, The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries. ISRI Requests National Essential Designation for U.S. Recycling Operations (Washington, DC) – With states and communities across the country taking important steps to curb the spread of the Coronavirus, the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), the Voice of the Recycling Industry®,… Read more »

Walk-Ins Welcome

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Is it your first time recycling at one of our facilities? Feel free to walk-in or drive up during our business hours. We are open 7 days a week, so hopefully that frees up some time to come down and see us! Here are some examples of material we accept: For the full list of… Read more »

Recycling With Us 101

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We make recycling convenient, easy, and worth the effort! Drive in to our location, and depending on how much material you are bringing in you will either drive up onto a scale, or place your materials into a bin. Our yard manager will then weigh your bin or vehicle. You will receive a ticket that… Read more »