Category Archives: Information

Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can. With the recent news of major hurricanes, earthquakes and wildfires happening, we couldn’t help but question: “Are we prepared?”.  It’s not something we all enjoy thinking about, but having a plan in case the inevitable … Continue reading

It’s a total eclipse of the facts…when it comes to superstitious beliefs! In case you haven’t heard, there’s a total solar eclipse coming up. On Monday, August 21 the path of the total eclipse will darken skies over several states … Continue reading

How sharp is your scrap metal knowledge? Even the most seasoned scrappers can be stumped! In the spirit of school starting back up, we thought it would be fun to test your scrap know-how. Maybe you already know it all, … Continue reading

If you have a garden growing this summer, chances are you have more than vegetables or flowers in it. Many gardeners utilize metal not only as a part of its functionality, but also its decor. Metal can provide a long lasting structure … Continue reading

Are you planning a road trip this summer? Going on a vacation with the family? Now that school’s out for the summer, many of us will plan to hit the road in search of a new destination. But the one thing … Continue reading

Ironically, ferrous metals are already with you! Ferrous metals including iron and steel are virtually everywhere you go and in almost everything you use each day. Even though they are highly abundant and in good supply to take to the … Continue reading

In our last blog post about Celebrating Earth Day on Saturday, April 22, we reminded our viewers about TT&E’s efforts to support our planet every day through our rooftop solar panels and our environmentally friendly hybrid shredder. Now, we’d like to … Continue reading

The earth is what we all have in common. Let’s get down to earth. It’s our favorite time of year again – celebrating the Earth! Of course, we celebrate it every day, but each year on April 22 we observe … Continue reading

Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises. -Pedro Calderon de la Barca As Spring quickly approaches, chances are you’ve already seen more green around. The shorter days of winter will soon be … Continue reading

Are you giving a precious metal to your loved one this Valentine’s Day? The three main precious metals gold, silver and platinum, are labeled precious for a reason. It’s probably no coincidence that we give them as gifts to those … Continue reading