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Taking Recycling Seriously

When I started paying more attention to the environment, I realized that it might be smart to see about enrolling in my city's recycling program. It seemed a little overwhelming, but I knew that I would be able to get the hang of it and make a big difference. I called the city, and sure enough, there was a recycling program that would fit my budget. This blog is all about taking recycling seriously, and how to take your first initial steps towards becoming more green. You never know, after trying it for a few weeks, it might become a normal part of your everyday life.

Making Money With Scrap Metal Recycling

Recycling scrap metal can be a lot of work, but if you have the tools and time to do it, you can make some extra money with scrap metal recycling. Recycling is an excellent way to help clean up discarded materials in your area as well.  1. Know What Should Be Recycled There are many metals that can be recycled, and most recycling yards will tell you what they need if you ask, but the most common materials recycled are steel, aluminum, copper, and tin. Read More 

3 Reasons To Recycle Scrap Metal When You’re Looking For A Job

If you are in the process of looking for a job, you might be wondering what you should do in the meantime. After all, no matter how committed you might be to finding a job and getting back to work as soon as you can, there is a chance that it could be a while before you're able to find a good job position. In the meantime, you may want to put a focus on recycling scrap metal. Read More 

Electronics Recycling: Dos And Don’ts

If you have never recycled electronics before, it may seem like a huge chore the first time that you do it since it requires special attention to details, personal safety, and relevant laws. However, it is good for the environment if you can start recycling your electronics. So, if you would like to get started in electronics recycling, here are a few dos and don'ts to familiarize yourself with. Do Make Certain Your Electronics Aren't Working Read More 

How to Find Affordable Materials to Add to Your Landscape

If you would like to spruce up the look of your landscape but want to save as much money as possible in the process, you will want to spend a little time reviewing the following suggestions. This way, you will be able to update the look of your landscape without having to go broke in the process. Find Large Rocks for Delivery There are a lot of stone companies that will have extra large decorative landscape stones that they can deliver to your home. Read More 

Electronics Recycling

When your PC or laptop finally breaks down, or when you want to get rid of parts such as hard drives and batteries, you should never simply put the old items in the dumpster. As Consumer Reports explains, many electronics carry dangerous toxins like cadmium, mercury, or lead. No matter where the old parts and pieces end up, the elements inside them will pose a threat to the environment or people. The same source notes that half the States in the US now require electronics recycling by law. Read More