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Archive | October, 2010

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Using the 3 R’s to Help the Environment

Because of global warming, pollution, diminishing forests, and a limited supply of natural resources, people are becoming more aware of the importance of protecting the environment. Waste in the environment affects the air, water, land, animals, plants, and humans. When we use the environment as a waste dump, we take away land from wildlife, pollute […]

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Ways to Recycle and Reuse Your Rubbish

The average American produces 4.5 pounds of trash each day, per person, according to the U.S. EPA. Consumers spend an average of $1 per every $11 spent on product packaging, and approximately 60% of that waste ends up in landfills. Recycling helps, but a better solution is to reduce the amount of waste that is […]

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The 7 Secrets to Successful Skip Hire

Our research suggests that there are over 17 million skips hired in the UK every year for domestic use alone! That’s a lot of skips and if you’ve ever looked in Yellow Pages you’ll see that there are a lot of skip companies out there to choose from with no real way of knowing what […]

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Your Guide to House Clearance

With the worst of the recent recession now seemingly over, property sales, lettings and renovations are likely to start rising again over the next couple of years. With this in mind, many people are going to want to get rid of unwanted household items, remove rubbish from their properties and have general clear outs from […]

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Waste Management – Prevention, Recycling, Conservation (Managing Our Waste)

What kind of waste is created from natural disasters, oil spills, agriculture and mining? Form Hurricane Katrina and the tsunami in the Indian Ocean, to the Exxon Valdez oil spill, and even space junk, humans are managing all types of waste across the globe. Empower your students with important information about agricultural pesticides, radioactive waste […]

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