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There's More To Residential Recycling Than Cans And Bottles

Posted by Junk King on Dec 28, 2018 3:50:43 PM

If you've been recycling at home you're familiar with the plastic, paper, glass and metal categories. But there's more you can recycle from your home.

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Topics: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Recycle Furniture, appliance recycling, e-waste recycling, junk recycling

Recycling Your Old TV Is A Good Option

Posted by Junk King on Nov 29, 2018 5:16:00 PM

Old TVs are hard to dispose of and they can't be tossed out with the household trash. So the question remains "What to do with them?" Recycling is an option!


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Topics: old TV, TV disposal, e-waste recycling, e-waste disposal, Landfills

Holidays Means New TVs And Getting Rid Of Old TVs

Posted by Junk King on Nov 22, 2018 9:57:00 AM

Christmas can mean wonderful things for people and, for many, it will mean new, bigger flat screen TVs! But what do you do with the old TV?


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Topics: old TV, e-waste disposal, e-waste recycling, TV disposal, household waste

Recycling Is The Solution To The Electronic Waste Problem

Posted by Junk King on Jan 24, 2018 8:10:20 AM

Electronic waste, or E-waste, is a major problem for the waste disposal industry. Because of the vast quantity of e-waste items and the toxic materials in them, recycling is the best solution. 

Businesses and homeowners can be discouraged from participating in e-waste recycling by the regulations and added fees involved. In fact, for many people, it's much easier to simply throw out their old electronics. In fact, recycling their e-waste is not a first option for far too many people.

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Topics: e-waste recycling, e-waste disposal, electronic waste, toxic waste, Recycling

Business Junk Removal And E-Waste Solutions

Posted by Junk King on Oct 31, 2017 6:04:00 AM

The end of the year is coming up soon and it's a good time to start preparing your offices for the New Year. And that often means cleaning out junk, some of which is e-waste.

Because electronic equipment typically improves and is upgraded almost annually, if not sooner, most of us end up replacing our electronics with new models regularly. This is especially true in many businesses and office and the old devices end up unused, often collecting dust in some basement or office.

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Topics: e-waste recycling, e-waste disposal, Business Junk Removal, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, junk hauling

What You Should Know About Recycling Old TVs

Posted by Junk King on Aug 15, 2017 6:05:00 AM

We talk a great deal about recycling in our society. But, when it comes to our old television, we don't always think of recycling them.

Buying new electronic devices and appliances can be exciting and even a lot of fun for most people. However, it also can mean a large amount of debris that now has to be disposed of. The purchase of a large electronic appliance like a computer or a television takes that chore to higher level.

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Topics: old TV, TV disposal, get rid of old appliances, electronic waste, e-waste disposal, e-waste recycling

Beyond Junk Removal: Maximum Recycling [Tips]

Posted by Junk King on Jun 27, 2017 11:00:00 AM

You can call a reliable junk removal firm to haul away your larger household junk, but what about the small stuff? Is it possible to recycle more than your cans and plastic?

It turns out that residential recycling not only takes different forms, but can include a wide variety of common household items. In fact, with some creativity and a little effort, almost anything you might otherwise toss out can be recycled, reused or repurposed. 

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Topics: Recycling, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, e-waste recycling, Residential Junk Removal, Green Junk Removal

Residential Debris Removal And Your Old TV

Posted by Junk King on Apr 18, 2017 6:00:00 AM

With the onset of great weather and longer days, many people are cleaning up their homes and handling debris removal. But what do you with your old TV?

Spring cleaning, DIY projects around the house, home repairs and upgrades - all of these eventually require amount of debris removal. Along with that comes getting rid of old fixtures, furniture and appliances, including your old TV. 

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Topics: debris removal, old TV, e-waste disposal, e-waste recycling, Residential Junk Removal, electronic waste

Old Mobile Phone Disposal And The Challenge Of E-Waste

Posted by Junk King on Mar 28, 2017 6:00:00 AM

The U.S. is awash in old electronics and old mobile phones are among the top items in this growing pile of electronic waste. But there are noble alternatives to simply tossing them in the trash!

We live in a wonderful time of incredible technology and a vast array of high-tech devices to enhance our lives. With all of this technology and devices, however, comes the problem of efficient disposal.

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Topics: e-waste disposal, e-waste recycling, E-waste Removal, Landfills, donations, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Spring Is For Cleaning And That Means E-Waste Disposal [Facts]

Posted by Junk King on Mar 17, 2017 6:48:20 AM

If you are going to be doing some spring cleaning this year it's likely you'll be getting rid of old electronics. And e-waste disposal is a special challenge.


The easy thing to do is toss everything in the dumpster or your residential trash bin. Bit what about recycling your e-waste?

With businesses and homeowners facing increased regulations and added fees for e-waste recycling, it may seem easier to simply throw out old electronics. In fact, traditional junk hauling is usually the first option for many people.

However, not only is this often against the law to dispose of most electronics, it is a health hazard because e-waste contains toxic materials that are likely to be detrimental to human health.

For these and a number of other reasons, when it comes to e-waste, you should always look to recycle electronics instead of just throwing them out.

Junk Hauling and E-Waste Disposal: Doing it Right

There are a few issues to consider with e-waste disposal and recycling. Because of the number of laws and regulations, especially in states such as California, many items such as monitors, TVs, and even cell phones cannot be simply tossed in the trash.

What's more, when you want to properly dispose of a computer monitor - particularly any old CRT devices you still have around - the process takes time, effort and money.

E-Waste Recycling Still Falls Behind the Volume of E-Waste

The sheer volume of electronics that are disposed of each year in the United States is overwhelming. For example, almost 1.3 million cell phones are replaced every year! 

Here is an infographic that illustrates some of the key facts about e-waste collection and recycling in the United States:


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Topics: E-waste Removal, e-waste disposal, Bay Area Junk Removal, electronic waste, e-waste recycling

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