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Misleading Symbol in Richmond Area

Have you ever thought how nice it was that items came with those handy recycling symbols? They make it super easy to get the right items in the recycle bin. If only that were true!! Those sneaky symbols lead to a lot of confusion and contamination in the world of recycling. That’s because while most materials can technically be recycled with the right technology, infrastructure, and market, it is possible that your hauler, like many others, may choose not to recycle them or is unable to recycle them for various reasons.

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Misleading Symbol in Hollywood FL

Have you ever thought how nice it was that items came with those handy recycling symbols? They make it super easy to get the right items in the recycle bin. If only that were true!! Those sneaky symbols lead to a lot of confusion and contamination in the world of recycling. That’s because while most materials can technically be recycled with the right technology, infrastructure, and market, it is possible that your hauler, like many others, may choose not to recycle them or is unable to recycle them for various reasons.

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Gift cards: Do or Don’t in your recycling bin!

Gift cards: Do or Don’t in your recycling bin!

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Christmas lights: Do or Don’t in your recycling bin!

Christmas lights: Do or Don’t in your recycling bin!

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Misleading Symbol in Hampton Roads

Have you ever thought how nice it was that items came with those handy recycling symbols? They make it super easy to get the right items in the recycle bin. If only that were true!! Those sneaky symbols lead to a lot of confusion and contamination in the world of recycling.

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WASTE CONNECTIONS OF THE CAROLINAS LAUNCHES RECYCLING PERKS STARTING JAN 7TH

The recycling incentive program that rewards members with discounts from local businesses is now available to Waste Connections of the Carolinas recycling customers.

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How to fight planned obsolescence

What is planned obsolescence?
“Planned obsolescence is a business strategy in which the obsolescence (the process of becoming obsolete—that is, unfashionable or no longer usable) of a product is planned and built into it from its conception” is the definition given by The Economist in their article about planned obsolescence.

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Make the coming holidays the most wonderful time of year for you and the world!

With the holidays right around the corner, we at Recycling Perks want to share with you the importance of recycling and living sustainably. With all the paper wrapping and box trashing moments to come, give our world the best gift of all this year and think green. Recycling will go a long way, but these tips to gift giving will help you stop the waste before it starts!

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Pack, Unpack, & Relax

As the holidays approach we see great deals in the aisles of our favorite stores. A symptom of the shopping fever caused by these deals is bringing home a tremendous amount of packaging and having even more being delivered to our doorsteps. With all the stress of the season, we want to give you a quick and easy guide to unpacking your holiday goodies in a more sustainable way.

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Make a Big Difference By Shopping Small!

Recycling Perks not only helps communities with incorporating incentive programs for those who recycle but also acknowledges and supports small businesses within your area!
Whether it be a Mom and Pop diner or a unique boutique on 5th and Third, we as a team want to help local businesses prosper and increase their exposure in the community.

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