Cartons, cans, and orange peels--where does your garbage go?

by Joanna Foster

Publisher: Clarion Books in New York, N.Y

Written in English
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  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- Juvenile literature,
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.) -- Juvenile literature

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Outlines the composition of garbage and tradsh and discusses the various methods of disposing of it with an emphasis on recycling.

Edition Notes

Statementby Joanna Foster.
GenreJuvenile literature
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23260454M
ISBN 100395564360
OCLC/WorldCa22276451

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Waxed Cartons. Waxed cartons, especially waxed cardboard, are common in kitchens. Some examples would be juice containers, frozen food packages, and ice cream cartons. They can be recycled, but only at a special plant that can handle the extra step of removing the wax. U-Haul Moving.   According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, in , Americans created million tons of trash of which 87 million tons was composted or recycled ().I believe there’s more we can do; if we reused one-fourth of our trash, it would make a huge impact for future generations. Carrier trays for bulk bottled water, soft drinks, cans, food, etc. Cores for paper towels and toilet tissue; Moulded boxboard packaging for egg cartons, take-out beverage trays, paper-based plant pots; Paper bags (also called kraft paper) and envelopes; Multi-layered paper bags for flour, sugar, etc. Trash, recyclables and greenwaste are picked up weekly. It is also more convenient. You can also fill your containers without having to worry about how heavy the contents are - simply wheel the containers to the curb on your service day and the truck's mechanical arm will do the rest.

  Will accept: Plastics No. 1 through No. 7, clear, blue, green and brown glass, aluminum and steel cans, newspaper (must use twine or masking tape to bind together), cartons. Please note, trash can still be set out at the curb in containers without a lid or in bags within 24 hours of your hauler’s scheduled pickup. You do not need to buy new containers for regular trash service. Other important changes include: Beginning J , trash containers with lids will need to be used to store any garbage that sits. Did you know? It takes oz beverage bottles to make enough fiberfill for a sleeping bag. Mythbuster. MYTH: You must remove your beverage container cap before recycling. FACT: Recyclers want your caps and lids, too.A tip: caps can slip off conveyer belts during the recycling process, so when you empty a bottle, crush it, cap it, and toss it in the recycling bin.   First, check your city’s website to see which plastics they accept and which go into the regular trash. If you can’t find the information you need, follow the below Yes/No rules and consider putting “Maybes” in the trash. Also read: 12 Easy Swaps to Rid Your Kitchen of Plastic and Aluminum. Yes, recycle plastic codes #1 and #2.

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Background for Teachers. A resident of the United States generates approximately four pounds of trash per day, seven tons per year. 1 The most effective way to combat the detrimental effects of dumping or burning trash is to reduce, reuse, and recycle solid waste.

For example, we can reduce solid waste by buying goods in bulk, thus reducing the amount of paper and. You can help by rinsing out the carton before putting it in your curbside program, if it is accepted (check whether your local hauler accepts paper/plastic cartons using your ZIP code) Carton manufacturers are committed to increasing access to carton recycling in the United States, avoiding disposal in landfills and ensuring that the materials.

Collection & Disposal View our garbage, recycling, and food & yard waste (compost) services, find the nearest transfer station (dump/landfill) for extra waste, and learn about your collection day. Sewer & Drainage We manage Seattle's sewer and drainage systems. The recycling and waste disposal world seems to be full of yeses and nos.

This page is a brief overview of what goes in which residential collection container, with links to additional information if. The Customer Service Representative will ask you for a specific number and list of items.

This is require by law in order to collect the material. Please be prepared with this information. You may also use one of the County of Orange Household Hazardous Waste centers and landfills, contact the County of Orange at or The Recyclers Handbook and 50 Simple Things You Can Do To Save The Earth and 50 Simple Things Kids Can Do To Recycle, Earthworks Press, Shattuck Ave.

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Metal Cans: Aluminum cans, steel cans and lids, empty aerosol cans with the lids and tips removed Plastic Bottles (empty, crush, reattach lid): Bottles and jugs that have a small mouth and wider base, such as milk jugs, soda bottles, laundry detergent bottles, water bottles, shampoo bottles and.

Please dispose of these cartons with your regular trash if you are unable to find an egg grower who can reuse them. Electronic Equipment and Scrap Residents can bring up to 5 large used electronics at a time to any of the five Waste and Recycling Centers located throughout the county to be recycled.

Search for common objects in our Recycling & Disposal Guide and learn where it should go. Keep in mind as you search, some items do list your garbage or the landfill as options. While some search for recycling options, we provide all options as sometimes the safest place is still the landfill.

Aluminum and Tin Cans. Acceptable: Aluminum cans; steel (tin) and clean. Liquids and food residue must be removed. Labels are okay. Not Acceptable: Aluminum pans and foil; metal objects; hangers; cans containing food or liquid residue; aerosol cans. Recycling Tip: Metal lids from glass bottles and jars can be placed inside tin cans and top of the can crimped so the lids do not fall out.

Recyclable Materials Include: Food & Beverage Containers — Milk, soda, water, salad dressings, cooking oil, yogurt containers, cottage cheese containers, etc.

Metals — Aluminum cans, aluminum foil (clean), pots and pans (all metal), empty aerosol cans, aluminum cooking trays and pans (clean). Cartons — Milk (including soy, almond, rice, coconut), orange or other juice, soup and broth.

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Reuse the bags for your next shopping trip. Donate or sell reusable garments, repairable appliances and furniture to organizations. Save your egg cartons. In the Spring, reuse them to plant seedlings.

Small farms with chickens often appreciate egg carton donations. Save reusable bows and boxes from the holidays or birthday and reuse. Plastic Containers: The majority of your household Plastic Containers are recyclable in your single-stream curbside recycling bin: #1 – PET (Polyethylene): Soda and water bottles, condiment and peanut butter jars, etc.

#2 – HDPE (High Density Polyethylene): Milk, water and juice jugs, detergents, shampoo bottles, dairy product containers, flower pots, some household cleaners. Thanks for your interest in recycling. In Omaha, we use single-stream recycling. This means packer trucks (also called garbage trucks) marked with large yellow recycling signs on the back and sides collect and transport your recyclables to an indoor, semi-automated sorting facility.

Hillsborough County residential trash customers receive weekly curbside recycling collection service. You can do your part to recycle correctly by reviewing the list of program items below that can be recycled in your blue recycling cart and common items that should not be placed in your blue cart.

Deodorize your trash can with orange peels. Using the same idea as deodorizing a diaper pail with orange peels, add a few in the bottom of your trash can then add the bag. They should help keep your trash can smelling far better than what it normally does. Freshen smelly shoes with orange peels.

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So this may vary depending on what part of Germany you’re in. 4) Other items: a black garbage can – This is the only garbage can we actually pay for. In Freiburg, you choose your size and you’re charged accordingly. Only plastic bottles, milk and drink cartons, aluminium and tin cans should go in the blue bag.

Aluminium and tin includes all drinks cans and tin cans – like chopped tomatoes and tuna come in – plus pressured and spray cans, like whipped cream and deodorant. You can also throw in aluminium pie plates and metal lids from glass jars and bottles.

Meeting Your Sustainability Needs. Every year, Americans create million tons of trash. million of those tons end up in landfills. But they don’t have to. With recycling, we’ll help you reduce negative environmental impacts while providing an easy way to keep your surroundings clean.

Use these resources to keep your team on track. Republic Services provides weekly curbside recycling for city residents. Combine cans, cartons, glass, paper and boxes plus plastic bottles and jugs loose (unbagged) in the provided wheeled cart.

Recycling is hauled to the Lorain County Resource Recovery Complex. See list below for recycling drop-offs and other recycling in Berea.Cans must be empty, clean and dry.

East Street, Euclid. This program is operated by Aluminum Cans for Burned Children of Northeast Ohio. Drop off for aluminum cans only at Euclid Fire Station #2. Cans must be empty, clean and dry. Chardon Road, Euclid. This program is operated by Aluminum Cans for Burned Children of Northeast Ohio.The average American generates nearly 1 ton of trash a year, which can create serious problems if it all goes into the landfill.

So much trash would quickly fill up the available space and introduce potentially hazardous substances into the soil and groundwater.

It also represents a significant amount of wasted resources and duplicated effort.