Junk King Blog

Providing you with great articles on Junk Removal!

Oh, The Things That You Can Recycle!

Posted by Junk King on Aug 24, 2020 8:00:00 AM

 

[This post was previously published in April 2018 and has been updated and enhanced.]

Everyone knows they can recycle paper, soda cans and plastic water bottles. And most of us do. But did you know that there many other household waste materials that can also be recycled?

Recycling is not limited to paper, plastic, glass, and aluminum. In fact, with some creativity, some planning, and some consistent effort, almost anything you want to throw away can actually be recycled, reused, or repurposed. 

Read More

Topics: Recycling, junk recycling, Landfills, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, appliance recycling

Junk Disposal As A Family Outing?

Posted by Junk King on Aug 5, 2020 8:00:00 AM

 

Would you consider a summer afternoon at your local dump a fun family outing? Then don't make another trip to the landfill for your junk disposal.

No one wants to spend their time at the dump, especially on a hot summer day! The good news is, you don't have to.

Read More

Topics: Residential Junk Removal, Landfills, junk disposal, residential trash, household waste

Paper Recycling: How's That Working For You?

Posted by Junk King on May 13, 2020 5:02:00 PM

 

The state of recycling in general is in turmoil right now, especially for plastic. But what about paper recycling? Is that still a viable option?

Individually and collectively, Americans go through huge amounts of paper of every type. Ever wonder what happens to it all after we toss it out?

Read More

Topics: Landfills, trash hauling, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, recycle cardboard, paper recycling

Construction Debris Recycling Works

Posted by Junk King on Feb 6, 2020 1:41:00 PM

 

[This post was originally published in September 2016 and has been revised and updated to reflect the most current information.]

All your construction debris doesn't have to go to a landfill.  There are options for reusing old building materials that can benefit you and the environment.

Read More

Topics: Landfills, construction debris removal, construction debris, construction recycling, C&D waste, concrete debris

What You Should Know About Debris Removal

Posted by Junk King on Jul 29, 2019 5:37:54 PM

 

At first glance, debris removal may not seem all that complicated. But there are a number of things you should know to make a good debris removal choice. 

Read More

Topics: Residential Junk Removal, Landfills, Business Junk Removal, construction debris removal, debris removal

E-Waste Recycling Is An Alternative For Junk Disposal

Posted by Junk King on May 23, 2019 11:07:00 PM


[Editors note: This post was originally published in December 2016 and has been revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.]

Now that the holidays are coming to a close and the new year is around the corner, it's time to plan for cleaning. And for businesses that often means junk disposal and dealing with e-waste.

Read More

Topics: E-waste Removal, junk recycling, Landfills, Business Junk Removal, electronic waste, junk disposal

A New Year And A New Approach To E-Waste Disposal [Infographic]

Posted by Junk King on Apr 19, 2019 8:35:00 AM

  
[Editors note: This post was originally published in January 2017 and has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.]

Now that the holidays are over and we're into a new year, there are tons of new e-waste to dispose of. But it's not as simple as throwing it in the trash.

Read More

Topics: E-waste Removal, Recycling, Landfills, electronic waste, junk disposal

Junk Hauling And The Problem Of E-Waste

Posted by Junk King on Apr 9, 2019 11:01:00 PM

 
[Editors note: This post was originally published in May 2016 and has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.]

E-Waste, also known as electronic waste, can be found just about everywhere in our homes, at our jobs, in our schools, and even in our storage units and our cars. 

Read More

Topics: E-waste Removal, TV disposal, Recycling, junk removal, Landfills, toxic waste

Old Mobile Phone Disposal And The Challenge Of E-Waste

Posted by Junk King on Apr 6, 2019 6:00:00 AM


[Editors note: This post was originally published in March 2017 and has been revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.] 

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!

Read More

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

What Happens To All That E-Waste?

Posted by Junk King on Apr 3, 2019 10:59:00 PM

 
[Editors note: This post was originally published in March 2014 and has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.]

The holidays are a great time for electronics retailers but not so great for our bank accounts. And our landfills.

Read More

Topics: E-waste Removal, Landfills, toxic waste, e-waste disposal, e-waste recycling

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all