A waste collector, also known as a garbageman, garbage collector, trashman, Waste & Recycle Worker (in the US), binman or (rarely) dustman (in the UK), is a person employed by a public or private enterprise to collect and dispose of municipal solid waste (refuse) and recyclables from residential, commercial, industrial or other collection.
Waste & Recycling Workers Week is helping employers in the waste industry find the right people for the job with our new Waste Industry Job Listings. Employers can submit information about open positions using the Post a Job form. These positions are then shared on the Waste & Recycling Workers Week website for job seekers … Read more
Our rolloff dumpsters can accommodate virtually any small to mid-sized residential or commercial project that includes renovation, demolition or just general clean up needs. These boxes are often used for larger volume items involved with construction debris that would include brick, carpet, concrete, furniture, shingles, siding, windows and wood. PeabodyCity in KansasPeabody is a city … Read more
Our 20-yard roll-off containers and boxes are fitted with heavy-duty polyethylene lids to protect contents from unwanted visibility or access. They provide clean, leak-proof containment and disposal of both hazardous and nonhazardous liquids, trash, debris, and other waste materials. Technical Specifications Our 20 yard roll-off boxes with poly tops are compliant with EPA stormwater runoff … Read more
Those of us at Waste and Recycling Workers Week take this time to commemorate the history of Martin Luther King Jr., and the work that he did towards creating equality in America. We appreciate each and every one of you, and wish freedom and peace be yours. “Peace is not merely a distant goal that … Read more
The Holiday Season generally means gifts aplenty. Now that Christmas is over, new and unused items that were unwanted gifts turn the average dumpster into a treasure chest. Unfortunately, it’s sometimes easier for people to toss unwanted gifts in the rubbish than it is to return or exchange them at a store.
Batteries not only run small items like your TV remote, they also provide backup power for hospitals and can even run commuter trains. Who knew that something so relatively small could be so powerful?! Environmental Effects While they come in a variety of shapes and sizes, all batteries have two elements in common: an electrolyte … Read more
Food waste is an epidemic in the U.S. and consumers are proving to be more and more aware of it, even going as far as to spend their money specifically at locations that have food scrap reduction programs in place. At USDS, we understand this trend better than almost anyone in the industry, which is … Read more
In the US, about 850 million tons of cardboard and paper are thrown away every year.That is the equivalent of 1 billion trees. When you consider that cardboard fiber can be recycled and re-processed many times, and that making cardboard from recycled content instead of virgin material requires 75% less energy and produces 50% less … Read more
USDS offers commercial compactor services for large businesses, office buildings and multi-tenant shopping centers. Ranging in size from 15 to 37 cubic yard capacities, compactors offer a convenient solution for businesses that accumulate commercial waste and recyclable materials at a faster rate. In fact, depending on the materials, a compactor can reduce your volume of … Read more
Nationwide leasing of Octagon Roll-Off Trash Compactor Roll-Off Truck Containers are designed with a contoured end, which creates a rolling effect as solid waste is compressed inside the container.
Helping to Keep Your Town Cleaner USDS can provide a daily or weekly garbage/recycling removal service for your business. We can custom fit a pick up schedule that fits your business needs. We offer a range of different size front end and rear end containers with optional wheels/lock bars if needed. With over 35 years … Read more
So you just spent the weekend cleaning out all your closets. You have four giant black garbage bags of clothes to get rid of. What is the best way to do that? Think before you make that decision, as it is estimated that textiles make up more than 5.2% of our landfills. Disposing incorrectly of … Read more
Municipal solid waste (MSW), commonly known as trash or garbage, consists of everyday items discarded by the public, from food scraps to newspapers to packaging and clothing. Municipal solid waste comes from households, commercial establishments, and health facilities and is collected by waste haulers. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. generated 254 … Read more
The hustle and bustle of the holidays are upon us. As you make your list and check it twice, don’t forget those who serve the community all year long. The men and women providing curbside service and citywide sanitation services are always there when we need them. Rain or shine, oppressive heat or frigid cold, … Read more
In warehouses and storage facilities, waste and recycling materials can accumulate from the many huge shipments received. It is not uncommon for items to be repacked into smaller units before leaving the storage or distribution facility again. The resulting bulky cardboard boxes and plastic packaging material waste can accumulate quickly and require space to be … Read more
Commercial Services Commercial Services are designed for Small and Medium sized businesses that need regular refuse collection. Larger commercial businesses, and industrial buildings may need a larger disposal solution, such as a trash or recycling compactor. Information for compactors can be found on our website. We provide service Monday through Saturday with flexible schedules including Daily, … Read more
Helping customers connect with trusted brand partners Curbside Collection and Bin Cleaning Reserve curbside trash and recycling bin cleaning as well as curbside collection services for your home or business. Order Now Contact Us Aggregate Site Materials Order quality fill dirt, gravel, sand, top soil, and rubber mulch for your next project, with nationwide delivery right to your job site. Order Now Contact … Read more
USDS uses a hook and cable system for our dumpsters which allows us to drop off dumpsters in much tighter spaces. This means we can drop it on any type service and even in tighter spaces. This ensures it won’t interfere with your business from operating. This system also minimizes the risk of property isn’t … Read more
Agricultural Waste: refers to solid waste that is generated by the rearing of animals or the production and harvest of crops or trees. (Sullivan, 1993) Baler: A piece of equipment used to compress and form recycled material into bales. Commercial Waste: refers to waste generated by businesses, such as office buildings; retail and wholesale establishments; and restaurants. Examples … Read more
Why choose USDS for your commercial trash pickup?As a locally-owned and operated company, USDS is invested in the communities we serve.We provide dependable quality service from our professional courteous staff. We value the lasting relationships we create with our customers and strive to meet the customer needs with reliable service at a reasonable rate. We … Read more
Commercial Containers & Dumpsters For our Business clients, we offer commercial containers ranging in size from 2 to 8 yards and frequency from 1 to 6 times per week depending on your location. Please click the following links to examine the appropriate container size for your specific needs and review container enclosure specifications. Rearload containers … Read more
Are you looking for affordable dumpster rental in Albany, GA? Whether you need a dumpster rental for a construction or remodeling job, for landscaping or yard clean up projects, concrete disposal, home clean outs or any other project Albany City in Georgia Description Albany is a city in southwest Georgia. The Flint RiverQuarium highlights the … Read more
Our Front End containers range from 2yds – 8yds for trash disposal, co-mingle, and cardboard recycling. These are perfect for store fronts, restaurants, strip malls, apartment complexes and even small clean outs at your home or business! USDS is an environmentally conscious waste solutions provider and has implemented many green initiatives into our day-to-day operations, … Read more
Every business has a different set of needs when it comes to the disposing of their waste.Front-End Containers are Ideal For: Trash, Recycling, Small Construction Projects, Garage Clean Outs, and Small Businesses. Coastal Waste Services is able to customize a program that addresses the specific needs of every type of business including: RestaurantsOfficesDealershipsStrip Malls…and Many … Read more
#USDS offers waste and recycling solutions for businesses both large and small. If your business produces larges amounts of waste, a compactor may be the perfect solution for you. Every business is unique so one of our representatives will visit your location and work with you to create a plan that best fits your dumpster … Read more
USDS is proud to be the commercial trash service and recycling hauler for several states. We value our business relationships and understand the high service expectations that come with each waste and recycling request. Our commitment to both commercial and residential customers is reflected not just in the way we provide daily service, but in … Read more
Abilene is a city in Taylor and Jones Counties in Texas, United States. Its population was 125,182 at the 2020 census, making it the 27th-most populous city in the state of Texas. It is the principal city of the Abilene metropolitan statistical area, which had an estimated population of 169,893, as of 2016.
Your Recycling PartnerEvery time you choose to recycle, you’re giving that item a second life to serve a new purpose and save natural resources. Now more than ever, it’s important that only the right items, free from contamination, make their way into your recycling bin. Become a Recycling Expert Whether you’re at home or at … Read more
Waste Management for Your Business Whether you’re an office, restaurant, warehouse, retailer or school, we can provide the perfect automated garbage collection and disposal solutions for your business. Choose from a variety of flat top, slant, and nestable dumpsters in a range of sizes that suit the needs of any business, including 2-yard, 4-yard, 6-yard, … Read more
Modern businesses in Colorado are taking more care than ever to ensure that their commercial waste is managed and disposed of in the proper manner. Adopting the best methods of waste recycling and waste management is crucial for any business, not just for the sake of our environment but also for health and safety reasons. … Read more
Happy America Recycles Day – November 15 There is no better time than today to start recycling! According to America Recycles Day, 75,496 people have signed the #BeRecycled pledge. If you sign the pledge, here is what you will be committing to do: Recycling starts with an awareness of how you personally impact our environment. There are 3 … Read more
While adding color to your home or business can certainly give it a facelift, we should all consider the environmental impact of the paint. From indoor painting to outdoor painting to furniture refinishing, there are different types of paint you can choose from. Paint is often considered a hazardous material and can be harmful to … Read more
Same day dumpster rentals in Albany. For great prices – quick drop offs! Ideal for moderate sized remodeling projects and medium to large personal estate cleanouts. ORDER NOW Albany is a city in southwest Georgia. The Flint RiverQuarium highlights the ecology of the Flint River, and has turtles and alligators. Thronateeska Heritage Center includes the Wetherbee Planetarium, plus … Read more
Portable concrete washout bins are environmental containers that hold and transport environmentally harmful materials such as industrial concrete, drywall mud, sludge, mortar, paint, stucco and other wet waste. Using concrete washout containers at construction sites prevents pollutants from being discharged into the stormwater system. Los AngelesCity in CaliforniaLos Angeles is a sprawling Southern California city … Read more
USDS helps your commercial business with waste, garbage, trash and recycling in Atlanta, Georgia for restaurants, stores and more. Atlanta is the capital of the U.S. state of Georgia. It played an important part in both the Civil War and the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. Atlanta History Center chronicles the city’s past, and the Martin … Read more
How many shingles will fit in a dumpster? A 20 yard roll off dumpster can hold approximately 15-20 squares of asphalt shingles, and 6-7 squares of slate shingles. For large projects, consider renting more than one dumpster or scheduling ongoing swap-out service in order to avoid going over the bin’s weight limit.
Compaction containers are built with heavy-duty specifications to endure the rigors of day to day compaction. We start with industry best practices and build units to common sizes to ensure they fit your application. Contact us today for more information.
Why use Spick & Span Garbage Can Cleaning & Collection? Spick & Span provides affordable, convenient collection and bin cleaning services to stop your trash bin from smelling worse than the garbage it holds. Our curbside trash and recycling bin cleaning service comes to you. We use highly effective, environmentally friendly cleaning solutions to clean … Read more
Although official worldwide recycling didn’t start until somewhere in the 1970’s, it has quickly become popular, particularly in the last several years. More and more people are seeing recycling as more of a necessity than a novelty. With that discovery, comes the art of glass re-use. Many artists have started repurposing glass in their creations. … Read more
What does a 15 cubic yard dumpster look like? The typical dimensions for a 15 yard dumpster are 16 feet long, 7.5 feet wide and 4.5 feet tall. Exact size varies by location and hauler, but its volume will always be 15 cubic yards. 15 Yard Dumpsters designed for all Flooring Type debris. What are … Read more
Whether your business is large or small, partner with us to ensure solid service performance and reliability. COMMERCIAL WASTE MANAGEMENT• Waste and recycling collection• Construction roll-off waste containers/dumpsters for trash service, collection, and recovery• Waste collection / single stream or specified commodity recycling• Packer / roll-off dumpster service (30-, 20-, 15-, 10-yard capacity roll-off dumpsters)• … Read more
Mark your calendars now and join us next week from June 13th through June 18th as we celebrate Waste and Recycling Workers Week! 6 Easy Things You Can Do to CelebrateIf you haven’t made plans to celebrate yet, be sure to check out our Celebration Resources. It doesn’t have to be a grand gesture, even … Read more
Mismanaged trash is as unsightly as it is unsanitary. Irresponsible waste is bad for business, devalues our communities and hurts the environment. Responsible disposal of waste and recyclables should not have to be costly or complicated. You Deserve Better Waste Services We started with a goal to bring innovation to the waste industry and deliver … Read more