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Lead-Acid Battery Recycling: What You Need to Know

You may wonder what happens to your old car battery when it is replaced with a new one. In most cases, it will get recycled. Car batteries, which are lead-acid type batteries cannot be disposed of in incinerators or landfills because they are too toxic. Lead-acid Batteries Come in Two Designs Two types of lead-acid […]

The Past, Present And Future Of Vinyl Siding Recycling

Although cardboard, gypsum board and wood account for 75% of the waste found on job sites, recycled vinyl siding remains a vital part of the waste management plan for both demolition and construction projects. Throughout the years, efforts to find a sustainable and environmentally-friendly way of managing this waste have been fraught with challenge. Identifying […]

Pros And Cons Of Refrigerant Recycling

Slowly, as most refrigerant options become costlier to develop and use, HVACR experts are looking into refrigerant recycling programs. This is a process that can help reduce the contaminants found in the refrigerant, allowing it to be reused in the same equipment, or used in equipment owned by the same owner. This is not the […]

Ferrous And Non-Ferrous Metal: Uses And Recycling

FERROUS METALS Ferrous metals take their name from Latin. In ancient Latin, Ferum translated as iron, thus ferrous metals all contain iron. The unique qualities between the different ferrous metals result from changes in the atomic relationship.

What Are The Benefits Of E-cycle?

E-cycle or electronics recycling is the practice of reusing or recycling computer or electronic parts. It can be as simple as giving your laptop to one of your relatives or as complex as breaking your machine down into usable raw materials for new devices. We will tackle the benefits of e-cycle such as in the […]