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A roof will last about 20 years on average, and some wooden and slate shingles can last more than 30 years. On the other hand, some asphalt roofs only last 15 years. So, you have a good chance of encountering a damaged roof at least once in your life. Once you notice a roof is […]

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Each state government has a department responsible for dealing with illegal dumping, littering and everything that goes with it. In Illinois, the state’s Environmental Protection Agency deals with the proper disposal of all waste including medical sharps, electronic waste, recycling and more. It’s important people understand that illegal littering and dumping significantly harms the quality […]

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While trees can really spruce up the aesthetic look of any yard, they will eventually grow old and start to decay. When this occurs, the best thing to do is to cut the tree down before any large limbs fall and damage your property. When deciding to cut down a tree, there are several things […]

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Have you ever noticed that your junk drawer eventually moves out of one drawer and then into the next one. Pretty soon, you have to start putting stuff in boxes in your closets. You forget about said stuff until finally your house seems like it’s overflowing with stuff. Then, you have the job of going […]

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Garbage or Recycling?

On February 5, 2016 By

It is no secret that mankind can do a lot better by taking care of the environment. It takes a number of trees to make paper that simply gets thrown away. It is one of the most disheartening concepts. Instead, it is important for every household to get into the regular habit of reducing waste. […]

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People throw away their leftover restaurant meals cause they take the suggestion of the waitress/waiter and realize they are too lazy to carry it to their cars once they leave. Check restaurant strip trashcans out front. Starbucks throws out loads of breakfast sandwiches every evening. Check dumpsters behind bakeries, coffee shops, pizza joints […]

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NSWMA’s President and CEO was part of a nationally-broadcast, hour-long panel discussion on NPR hosted by Diane Rehm. Other panel members included Samantha McBride (a professor from Columbia and the author of Recycling Reconsidered) and Allen Hershkowitz (Senior Scientist at the Natural Resources Defense Council and author of Waste Incineration & Public Health and Garbage: […]

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WM to Build $ 30 Million State-of-the-Art Recycling Facility in Ontario

Date: February 2, 2012

Source: Waste Management, Inc.

Waste Management, Inc. (Houston, TX) is investing $ 30 million to construct a single-stream recycling facility in Cambridge, Ont. The 126,000-squate-foot plant will process up to 550,000 tonnes of material a year making […]

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If you have a favourite creative pursuit, now’s the time to get to work on it. Whether it’s that novel you’ve never finished, a visual project or an art or craft you love , get going. You can derive great satisfaction from expressing your creative side today. If work or obligations won’t allow it, […]

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CHICAGO, Jan. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEPNews) today announced a partnership with the Atrium Mall – James R. Thompson Center that will make the Dream Machine recycling program available to Chicago-area commuters, visitors and residents. With 2,500 Dream Machine-sponsored Free Green Cans already deployed […]

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