Dumpsters News

  • Maintenance Staff Injury Prevention Starts with a Waste Caddy

    Janitors and maintenance teams have enough physical strain in the course of their job. After making the rounds, lifting and throwing bags into the dumpster and dealing with oversized items, the employee then has to push the waste container to the proper collection site. That last step can be the most difficult – manually pulling or pushing thousands of pounds. Tips ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

  • Safety Assessment May Just Get You an OSHA Paid Dumpster Caddy

    Prevention is so critical to worker safety that OSHA has grant money available for ergonomic tools like dumpster moving equipment. Award recipients include non-profit organizations as well as labor unions, private firms, and certain other groups, so it’s possible for your workers to benefit from free safety equipment in almost any kind of workplace. A Minnesota ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

  • Dumpster Moving – Push or Pull, the Wrong Choice May Put You in the Hospital

    Many workers have a preference for either pushing or pulling heavy equipment, but the truth is manually pushing or pulling are both dangerous. The motion and exertion requirements can cause a repetitive stress injury while also risking losing control of the heavy equipment that’s in motion. Danger of Pulling Heavy Equipment Pulling a heavy ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

  • Waste Caddy purchases increase due to OSHA’s new reporting requirements

    To many businesses, the new OSHA electronic record keeping rules sound like airing dirty laundry. The policies have been a subject of considerable controversy, but ultimately the message is clear: more than ever before, it’s time to step up efforts to prevent workplace injuries. Leaders of business groups and labor have chimed in with reactions, rounded up by industrial news group ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

  • Weichert Launches New Property Management Company

    Known for providing top quality customer service to home buyers and sellers, the Weichert Family of Companies announced recently that they will consolidate their property management businesses into one entity called Aureus Property Management. The gold ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

  • Multi Family Housing Trends to Watch for 2016

    Multi-family housing appears poised to evolve in 2016 and beyond, as consumer tastes and economic outlooks push the market in various directions. GlobeSt.com recently asked commercial experts about the property management and ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

  • There’s a Better Way to Move Them – Powered Dumpster Movers

    Often weighing several tons, moving a waste dumpster presents a challenging task for any employee. Lost days and compensation claims make injuries a treacherous task for any business. The Washington State Department of Labor & Industries provides a scientific view of ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

  • Save time and space with a B3 vertical baler in your backroom

    In the past Marshal Wallets and Belts - a wholesale distributor of leather products - shared a dumpster with their neighbor company, incurring ongoing costs without getting any value for the material they processed. Handling waste was very time consuming as their cardboard boxes first had to be folded and stacked up in one place, and then moved to a dumpster outside. “Since we have so many ...


    By Bramidan Balers

  • Proclamation of the one Mil Lb challenge in Bexar County, TX

    Congratulation Jay Cox – Business Development Manager of Advanced Technology Recycling (San Antonio) on your receipt from Tommy Adkisson, County Commissioner, Precinct 4 in Bexar County, Texas. Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR, or AT Recycle) is an R2 and ISO 14001 certified nationwide electronics recycling company with five sites nationwide, including three sites in Illinois (Pontiac, ...

  • EnviroSolutions Inc. Announces Spring Fever Dumpster Rental Discount

    EnviroSolutions Inc, a waste management company that provides dumpster rentals to contractors and homeowners to easily and safely dispose of waste materials is announcing a Spring Fever Dumpster Discount, offering a $50 discount on ...


  • ELP Fuel Is Grabbing Attention of the Aviation Industry

    LP fuel has been a topic of great argument in the Aviation Industry. This ELP fuel is an outcome of the plastic waste. In order to come to a conclusion, a trip from Sydney to London has been planned. Pilot Jeremy Roswell is going to fly a Cessna 182 in a single- piston engine using this plastic waste fuel. If he completes the trip successfully, this fuel from waste would gain a considerable ...


    By Zorba Industries

  • Eastman & Smith’s Joint Bidding Plan Saves Millions for Six Cities

    Eastman & Smith Ltd., worked together with the Center for Local Government to save roughly $3.3 million for many southwestern Ohio citizens. Eastman & Smith created a joint bidding plan that leveraged the power of a larger group, while meeting unique needs with separate contracts for each city. When presented with concerns over decreasing funds for solid waste and recycling, and ...


  • Find Out How Green Your Medical Facility Is With Free Web-Based Waste Calculator From Megadyne

    Megadyne releases its Green Sheet Waste Calculator, a free web-based tool developed for hospitals and surgical centers to compare the medical waste produced by disposable electrodes and pencils and the waste savings from using reusable electrosurgical products. The calculator requires only the number of operating rooms and number of electrosurgical cases completed per O.R. per day. Using these ...


  • Post-storm Commercial, Residential Collection Resumes in New Jersey

    Following discussions with local officials, Waste Management has determined it is safe to resume collection in most areas of New Jersey, as well as Delaware and Eastern Pennsylvania. With the resumption of most services on Oct. 31, WM expects most collection routes to be completed by Saturday and back on their regular schedule on Monday. Service in some communities has not resumed at the request ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • Panera Bread Tackles the Urban Waste Problem in New York City

    Panera Bread has brought an innovative solution to handling waste to Manhattan. Panera Bread entered the Manhattan market in style by opening its 1,500th cafe in February of 2012 at 330 7th Avenue at 29th Street. They have since opened three additional cafes: East 86th Street; Fifth Avenue at 40th Street; and Union Square. These new Manhattan cafes are ...


    By Global Trash Solutions

  • Courtyard by Marriott and Grappone Conference Center in Concord N.H. join EPA wastewise program (NH)

    The Courtyard by Marriott & Grappone Conference Center recently joined EPA’s WasteWise program, becoming the first active WasteWise hospitality partner in NH. WasteWise partners are organizations that voluntarily set goals to reduce municipal solid waste. WasteWise works with hotels and other organizations to achieve cost savings, improve efficiency and reduce their climate footprint ...

  • The yin and yang of trash

    In a conversation with a design executive at PopTech, I realized the inner truth that lies within our dumpsters. Yes, I mean the big bins tucked out of sight behind your office building or loading dock. None of us like delving into our dark sides, existentially or physically . But, like the Yin and Yang of trash, you must push through the dark to get to the burst of innovation and "light" we all ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Poop to plastic? how what`s in your dumpster is suddenly a resource

    If you missed PopTech this year, you may not have heard. But waste is now a resource. If PopTech Fellow Ryan Smith can turn sewage sludge into plastic, Brooke Farrell (RecycleMatch Co-founder and PopTech Fellow) is pretty sure she can handle what's in your company's dumpster. RecycleMatch is creating markets for all kinds of things we once considered trash. Dubbed the eBay of Trash, RecycleMatch ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Ten New England community-based nonprofits receive EPA grants to help reduce environmental risks (CT, ME, MA, RI)

    Ten New England nonprofit groups have been selected to receive an EPA Environmental Justice (EJ) Small Grant award. All ten award recipients will carry out a project that forms collaborative partnerships, educates the community, develops a comprehensive understanding of the local environmental and/or public health issues and identifies ways to address these issues at the local level. Each grant ...

  • EnviroVantage performs demolition of four structures completing entire project with only 1 dumpster of trash

    The Elliott Rose Farm in Dover, NH included 4 greenhouses; 3 at 800 feet in length and 1 at 400 feet. Due to age and snow pressure, it was necessary to re-enforce the metal framing with wood. The only way to secure the wood, glass and frame was to use caulking that, unfortunately in the 1970’s, contained asbestos. In 2003, the rose farm shut down but the land was still very valuable. ...


    By EnviroVantage

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