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Can you name 12 items to scrap this holiday? Some unique items you don’t normally come across all year can be recycled during the cold winter months and holidays. Many times, we re-use decorations or items year after year, and … Continue reading

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

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

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

Help us celebrate America Recycles Day on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 One day to educate. One day to motivate. One day to make recycling bigger and better 365 days a year. Get involved! This Fall, take the #BeRecycled pledge!

Love metal as much as we do? You should! Here’s why: Metal is a part of all our lives. You can’t go through a day without having something metal be a part of your day-to-day experiences and routines. Don’t think … Continue reading

With temps climbing into the 90s and a heat index well over 100, it can be hard to keep your cool. The south tends to experience a good deal of humidity in addition to the heat which can reduce the … Continue reading

Honoring Our Troops Today, Every Day Memorial Day is a day to remember those who have given their lives in the pursuit of freedom. It’s a difficult day to celebrate for many, but an honor to call America our home … Continue reading

Children & recycling—what’s the connection? The world is growing at an exponential rate, leaving our young children and future generations with less and less space for living and growing. This is one of the most critical reasons why recycling needs … Continue reading

We hope you will celebrate the 46th year of the Earth Day movement with us! This year’s global theme revolves around getting closer to its 50th anniversary and planting 7.8 billion trees!