Environmental and Economic Benefits of Scrap Metal Recycling

Anytime a single material is produced in massive amounts, it has the potential to become an environmental and economic drain. And scrap metal is something we produce a lot of in the United States. How much? About 150 million metric tons every year, with about 85 million of those tons being iron and steel. Other [...]

2017-08-01T20:55:25+00:00 August 1st, 2017|0 Comments

The Top 4 Most Important Waste Items to Recycle

We all know that recycling is important. But, there are a few items that are a bit more important to recycle than others. So, make the extra effort and be sure that you are recycling these items: 1. Aluminum Cans Aluminum cans are easy to recycle and doing so makes a big impact. These commonly [...]

2017-07-25T19:39:33+00:00 July 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Things You Should Never “Wish Cycle” in Recycling Bins

Reading the title, your first question is likely, “What does it mean to wish cycle?” Well, wish cycling is something that most of us are guilty of; we have some trash in hand, pass a recycling bin, and ask ourselves if the item we need to throw away is recyclable or not. Without a clear [...]

2017-05-24T17:33:41+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

5 Dangerous Effects of Green Waste Dumping

Imagine you see someone dump their grass clippings, garden waste and weeds into a forested area just outside a residential complex. Perhaps it’s really an extension of the person’s own back yard, or they drove a little ways from their house to take it there. It seems harmless, right? After all, garden waste and other [...]

2017-05-08T20:19:09+00:00 May 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Avoid Tricks of the Trade with a Reputable CRV Center

Avoid Tricks of the Trade with a Reputable CRV Center Recycling is something that all responsible citizens take part in. In addition to receiving the refund value for CRV items (aluminum cans, plastic bottles, glass, etc.), you get the satisfaction of knowing that, through recycling, you’re making a difference in the future of the planet. [...]

2017-04-07T20:18:14+00:00 April 7th, 2017|0 Comments

7 Green Near-Future Recycling Techniques to Anticipate

7 Green Near-Future Recycling Techniques to Anticipate Science is constantly advancing, bringing us more and more innovative recycling solutions. Some of the newest techniques are on the cusp of becoming common practice. Check out these recycling techniques you can anticipate seeing over the next few months and years: 1. Recycling concrete and rebar Swedish student, [...]

2017-03-30T08:00:50+00:00 March 30th, 2017|0 Comments

5 Most Commonly Recycled Scrap Metals and their Sources

5 Most Commonly Recycled Scrap Metals and their Sources Scrap metal recycling is a wonderful way to reuse resources and avoid the high economic and environmental costs of mining. Because metal is present in many products and items that we use in our everyday lives, scrap metal is plentiful. Even so, much more recycling could [...]

2017-03-30T07:58:16+00:00 March 30th, 2017|0 Comments

10 Types of Trash that take the Longest to Decompose

10 Types of Trash that take the Longest to Decompose At Ecology Recycling & Transportation Services, our passion is providing recycling resources across Southern California, as well as the Western United States. While we try to do our part to contribute to a green planet, we have noticed that when people do not recycle and [...]

2017-03-30T07:55:19+00:00 March 30th, 2017|0 Comments

5 Environmental Benefits of Moving Freight by Rail

5 Environmental Benefits of Moving Freight by Rail Rail used to be the driving force for moving freight over long and short distances in countries around the world. When the railroad was first built across the USA, the possibilities for moving cargo exploded and it was revolutionary. Today, trucks, airplanes, and boats are also popular [...]

2017-03-30T07:44:34+00:00 March 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Ecology Recycling and Transportation Services

Ecology Recycling and Transportation Services At Ecology Recycling and Transportation Services, we provide the most cutting-edge solution for transporting and processing recycled materials in the Western United States. We also collect and recycle junk cars so that their old parts can be reused for scrap, all of which we transport in our eco-friendly collection fleet [...]

2017-03-30T07:39:23+00:00 March 30th, 2017|0 Comments