Thursday, 29 November 2012

Rubbish Clearance London High Buildings A Tall Task

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Recycling organizations have expressed their sentiments on government officials to  intensify the recycling efforts being done on residences located on  high rise buildings  since thousands of homeowners don't have the proper venue to recycle their rubbish.

High rise residents only recycle around 10% of their garbage which is below the 43% national average for recycling.

Latest reports on most high rise residential building  recycling showed problems such as low to zero recycling and food waste collections.

Most collections sites are located at the bottom of the building which is more economical than a door to door type of rubbish clearance London but the result is a low recycling turn out.

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Despite this problem the London waste and Recycling board through a proper implementation of their program have increased their recycling collection in London Districts. Hackney area have produces 11000 tonnes of dry recycling materials and 654 tonnes of food waste in high rise building since 2010.

The suggestions of the report is to create its own unique strategy for each tower blocks and increase the budget for recycling  to include areas outside of London.

Another suggestion is a partnership between housing business owners and recycling volunteer organization to look for vacant      areas for the implementation of  their own recycling programs.

Edward Hobson , Deputy Director of Green Alliance said : “Doing the green thing is difficult for individuals in tower blocks because often they do not have direct control over their heating, power and waste collection. 

“But we should prioritize transforming this communal infrastructure as it offers real potential to engage communities and deliver significant improvements for everyone in the block.” 

An estimated 390,000 flats in high rise blocks in England. Recycling programs must be done soon in order to safeguard our environment.

Wednesday, 28 November 2012

Moving of Furniture and Huge Cabinets tips

Removing Furniture for Cleaning

I am always having a hard time cleaning my room. With all the stuff I have to move around, I might need two more people for moving furniture. My bed and cabinet are just so heavy that I can’t even push or pull it towards the other end of my room. After realizing a couple of things, here’s what I've done with my cabinet and bed. You could also do this on some other furniture you have whenever you want to do a general cleaning on your apartment or house all by yourself or house moving.

Slide, don't lift

If you think that your furniture is too heavy, don’t even try to lift it, chances of ending on a hospital or clinic due to the snapping of your back is high. Lifting things around your house has a proper way. Bend your knees, hold the thing to be lifted with your arms, straighten your back, and move. Know your limits and always remember you’re not an Iron man. You can always hire moving companies for tough task.

Use towels and cardboard

Placing some towels or cardboard underneath your furniture would lessen the effort that you need to exert to move your furniture. It will be easy for you to push or pull your furniture without leaving any scratches on the floor. I even think that placing the furniture on a carpet would make it easier to move around the house.

Magic sliders

Push or Pull

Pushing your furniture and cabinets would seem to be easy but actually, pulling has more advantages than pushing. Pulling things around towards their perfect location, you get to see what’s on your way and you get to lead the furniture towards the right path.

Empty your cabinets and furniture

Pushing, pulling, or lifting your furniture and cabinets will be easy if it is empty. Aside from considering the weight, it will prevent your things from falling. You know what a mess it will make when things inside your cabinets falls out of place.

For your house clearance needs call Clear It Waste -02085042380. A moving van is always ready to take away all the worry as well as the unwanted items, and remember that we sweep up afterwards. We are fully licensed and insured for all aspects of our service.

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Sunday, 25 November 2012

Office Clean Up Organizing Papers

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Piled papers on your desk? Missing reports?  Cannot find a very important file? That’s a headache. You’ll have to look over every file you have on your filing cabinet or on the piles of papers on your desk. Aside from the headache that you’ll be having, you’re going to spend a couple of minutes or even hours looking for your missing report, what a stress! 

Friday, 23 November 2012

On a mission to turn around decline in recycling rates

FOR many residents, recycling has now become second nature.

Dutifully separating their cardboard, paper, tins, plastic, glass and garden waste from their general rubbish, thousands of people have helped fuel a steady rise in recycling – and a reduction in landfill.

You Can Now Recycle Your Cigarette Butts

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Forget about second-hand smoke; one company wants your second-hand cigarette butts.

A new company has developed a method to get cigarette butts off San Francisco beaches and out of landfills by "upcycling" them into pellets, which will then be used to make plastic shipping pallets and other industrial products.

Recycling revolution as council to start collection of cardboard and plastic waste

RESIDENTS of North East Lincolnshire will once again be able to recycle cardboard – thanks to a £3.59-million government grant.

And – for the first time – plastics will also be collected from households as North East Lincolnshire plans a radical shake-up of the kerbside recycling scheme in the borough.

Councils recycle 53% of waste, Wales figures show

More than half of the waste collected by councils in Wales is now recycled, Welsh government figures show.

Local authorities recycled or composted 53% of waste they gathered in the three months from April to June this year.

Over the quarter, Denbighshire council had the highest rate at 60.5%, and Rhondda Cynon Taf council (RCT) had the lowest rate with 44%.

On average they recycled 50% over the year to the end of June 2012, compared to 46% for the year to July 2011.

The next highest performing local authorities over the last quarter were: Caerphilly 59.9%, Monmouthshire 58.1%, Vale of Glamorgan 57.8% and Flintshire 57.7%.

This achievement is largely the result of every local authority in Wales providing a weekly food collection service and householders embracing the system so enthusiastically”

John Griffiths AM
Environment Minister
Over the 12 months to the end of June this year, eight councils saw their recycling rates fall, with Swansea, RCT, Torfaen and Newport finishing the period with a figure below 50%.

Cardiff council's recycling rate rose five percentage points from 50% to 55% in that period.

Figures also showed the total amount of municipal waste generated in Wales has generally decreased, with the tonnage 3% lower for April to June 2012 than for the same quarter in 2011.

The amount of household waste produced per person in Wales also continued to decrease, falling to 63kg per person in April to June 2012, from 69kg per person in April to June 2011.

Environment Minister John Griffiths said: "I am delighted that Wales is now recycling or composting more than half of its municipal waste.

"These impressive statistics are the result of the hard work of Wales' local authorities, and the excellent efforts of householders in separating out their waste for recycling.

"This achievement is largely the result of every local authority in Wales providing a weekly food collection service and householders embracing the system so enthusiastically.

"Separating out food waste not only diverts significant waste away from landfill - it also makes us far more aware of the food we are wasting, which can often result in reduced waste and lower food bills."

"We must now keep the momentum going and continue to build on our recycling success so that we can meet our challenging targets of 70% recycling by 2025 and zero waste by 2050."

Mr Griffiths also launched a plan on Friday to boost recycling rates and reduce landfill from the construction and demolition industry.
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Tuesday, 20 November 2012

Things You Can Recycle in the Office

Top Office Supplies for Recycling

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Have you ever noticed office recycling  bins with different colors in your office? They are not designed to fit the color of the room actually. They are color coded for different types of trash - biodegradable, non-biodegradable, and recyclable. It’s easy to determine which is which, common sense will tell you but a recycling information but be visible. Be helpful in segregating your trash, it’s a simple way of saving the environment. Here are some of commonly used supplies in your office which can be recycled or reused.

Office Supplies

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Folders, paper clips, rubber bands, binders, name it; you could always reuse these office supplies on another projects and paper works. Have a small rack that is accessible to your office mates and place everything that you don’t need, they could be looking for the supplies that you won’t be using anymore.


office clearance london What office does not use paper? Every office needs paper and for sure, they have lots of scratch papers. Remember, papers have two sides; you can always use the blank side of the scratch paper for drafts and other internal documents. Tons of trees were used in making papers. To think that tress has to grow for years to be used for papers, you’ll have to lessen your wasted papers.

File Folders

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File folders, especially the plastic ones, can be reused for other documents. Labeling them with adhesive labels could make you reuse them for another document. Edges might already be worn out but you could still use them for your filling.

Shipping Supplies
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Boxes, Styrofoam, packing paper, etc. can be reused. Scratch papers that have both sides printed can be used as packing material. Boxes and Styrofoam can be used to store your documents or other supplies. If they are of no use for you, try to give them to somebody who needs it. You don’t have to throw it away.

Computers and Computer Accessories

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If your computer and equipment does not work anymore, don’t throw it readily, some parts of your computer can still be recycle. You could always dismantle your computer and make spare parts out of it. If your computer is not that old and you don’t use it, donate it. It might be of use for others.

Electronic recycle day

All welcome to last Electronic recycle day of this year on Sat November 24 from 9 a.m to 2 p.m. at the parking lot of Village Congregational Church, 5 Church Street, Whitinsville, MA.

Recycle those holiday lights

The City of Evanston will conduct a holiday light recycling program again this year.

Lights are recycled through a program supported by the City of Evanston, the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County and Elgin Recycling.


November 20, 2012 (San Diego’s East County)--With Thanksgiving here, a thought to consider is what to do with kitchen fat, oil and grease (FOG) that’s left over from all that cooking or after deep frying a turkey. For interested residents, EDCO has a free, safe and more environmentally friendly option for disposing of household FOG.

Plastic Aplenty! (Or, Why Recycle?)

Almost every piece of plastic that has ever been created is still in existence today. That’s because it takes about 1000 years for a plastic bag or water bottle to decompose naturally, and a plastic milk jug takes about 1 million years.  (A latex condom takes 30.)  And as they degrade they release toxic chemicals which can’t be metabolized by flora or fauna.

Recycle waste Cooking Oil for Thanksgiving

RI Resource Recovery Corp. reminds people to recycle cooking oil

JOHNSTON, R.I. -- With Thanksgiving Day around the corner and fried-heavy foods on the menu, the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation is reminding residents to recycle cooking oil.

Sunday, 18 November 2012

Recycling Basics

Recycling Basics

Recycling is the process of collecting and processing materials that would otherwise be thrown away as trash and turning them into new products. Recycling can benefit your community and the environment.

Benefits of Recycling

Reduces the amount of waste sent to landfills and incinerators;
Conserves natural resources such as timber, water, and minerals;
Prevents pollution caused by reducing the need to collect new raw materials;
Saves energy;
Reduces greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global climate change;
Helps sustain the environment for future generations;
Helps create new well-paying jobs in the recycling and manufacturing industries in the United States.
Steps to Recycling Materials

Recycling includes the three steps below, which create a continuous loop, represented by the familiar recycling symbol.

 Step 1: Collection and Processing

 Step 2: Manufacturing

 Step 3. Purchasing New Products Made From Recycled Materials.

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Holiday light recycling reopens for the year

MOORHEAD – Clay County is partnering with the Recycling Association of Minnesota and Becker County again this year to bring Recycle Your Holidays to Clay County.

Electronics not working? Recycle them!

CONWAY, S.C. (WPDE) - For many Americans it's often out with the old and in with the new, but tossing out old electronics in the trash is creating a problem.

"People don't know," said Horry County Solid Waste Authority spokesperson Kendra Hooks. "That's why we're here today promoting, letting people know that electronic waste along with other things are recyclable."

Saturday, 17 November 2012

Recycling in Your Own Home

Saving water 

You can save water in your home by hiring a plumber to redesign your water system so that it can recycle the water to flush the toilet after you take a bath. The water from the rain barrel is also a good source of free water to flush the toilet so an eco-friendly design is all you need.

Channel the water from the shower and sink to the garden plants so that you can maximize your water waste. Make sure you use a biodegradable soap that is not harmful to the environment so that you won't have a complicated filter for your water waste.

Making a Compost

Composting is one of the best ways to recycle.All you have to do is find a bin and dump it in. A little mixing once in a while can help. Trash from your garden and food waste can go to your  compost. Try to make a hanging garden once your compost is ready or donate it to the nearest plot in your area as soil. Making compost out of your food waste can make your garbage bins fill slowly and it won't smell as bad since it only contains non-recyclable materials. Later you can add paper and napkins in your compost as it becomes more active.

E-waste Recycling

Electronic gadgets recycling are now popular. Different companies have been creating their own program to recycle electronic products. Non-profit organizations fix old but still usable computers and donate them to schools. Other companies resell your gadgets to others at a lower price for others to reuse. Cell phones donated for soldiers and senior citizen's use.

Give away your old appliance to a repair shop, or training school so that they can practice repairing it. Most cities accept hazardous waste and electronics for recycling.

Avoid buying the things you don't need and avoid hoarding. You can save a lot of money by having only things that you really need. If your stuff is piling up then it is time to donate your things. Free cycle, Recyclers Exchange and Craigslist can be your savior for a clutter free home. Make it a habit to donate or recycle things when you don't use anymore.

Friday, 16 November 2012

More Than Bottles and Cans: Five Ways to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle on America Recycles Day

Yesterday marked America Recycles Day, the only nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. Organized by Keep America Beautiful, America Recycles Day is a time for each of us to think about our level of personal waste and to consider ways to reduce it.

Every year since 1980, the rate of Americans who recycle has increased. And, as most of us know by now, recycling is about more than just bottles, cans, newspapers and magazines, although recycling all of those is important! New innovations -- along with some tried and true methods -- allow us to easily recycle more than just those items required by law. Today, think about what you can do to decrease your own environmental impact and make the "reduce, reuse and recycle" mantra a part of your daily routine.

Here are five ways to get started:

The Rise Of Poorly Made Solar PV Modules


Has the pressure to compete in a world market beset by an equipment glut and plummeting prices over the past two years led to an increase in poor quality solar panels?

Cigarette Recycling Programs Starts Now

Santa Fe Natural Tobacco And TerraCycle team to help the environment.

Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. has teamed up with TerraCycle, a world leader in developing solutions for hard-to-recycle materials, to do something about cigarette butt litter.

Delray Beach Recycling Efforts

Recycling in the Beach

At home, it's easy: trash goes in the can and recyclables in the blue bin.
In public places, however, such as the beach and parks, recycling is not yet an established habit.
But in Delray Beach and four other cities in Palm Beach County, a recycling program for public spaces is out to change the people's perception of what goes in those elusive blue bins.

Highland Park Recycling efforts are Amazing

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Recycling Initiatives

Highland Park officials said the city's recent plastic foam recycling effort has resulted in the collection of 4,417 pounds of the common packaging material.
"That's a lot of foam," said City Council member Steven Mandel, who pushed for the program.
The city launched its foam recycling effort in 2011 after officials previously considered a band on plastic foam products, such as food carryout containers. Plastic foam, or polystyrene, is commonly referred to by its trademark name, Styrofoam.

Thursday, 15 November 2012


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Photos from Dell Flicker page


This November, Dell and Goodwill will be expanding their E-WASTE Computer Recycling Efforts. The program named DELL Reconnect will include HAWAII in their free Computer recycling to the population of 1.2 Million.

Volunteers and members will be adding seven more drop-off points in HAWAII to receive more than 500000 pounds of E-WASTE from computers anally. The DELL Reconnect started in 2004 and has recycled 253 Million pounds of garbage from computers.

Where To bring you’re E-Waste

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Once you bring your rubbish or old computer in the drop off location. It will be evaluated if the computer can still be fixed and reuse or recycled. With Dell's careful guidelines, no harmful materials and chemicals are sent to the landfills or being transferred to other nations.

There are already 2500 E-Waste Goodwill Locations that serves 64 million households.

Recycling Goal

“Dell is committed to putting technology and expertise to work where it can do the most good for people and the planet,” said Mike Watson, Director of Compliance and Take-back at Dell.

“We’re thrilled to work with Goodwill Industries of Hawaii to expand the Dell Reconnect program and provide more options for people to recycle their computers responsibly, while also supporting Goodwill’s important mission.”

Last November 10 Dell reconnect launch its Hawaii computer E-waste recycling drive, a perfect timing for the America Recycle Day

Types Of E-waste 

DELL Reconnect accepts all brands of computers, working or non working state. The income generated from the computers is diverted back to local members training and support services.

Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Easy Recycling Tips for Kids

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Kid's Recycle

You can effortlessly safeguard our environment even if your just a kid! This easy to follow guides can further protect  our  water system, sources of  energy ,wildlife, reduce rubbish in landfills and  lessen harmful gasses like CO2 that leads to global warming of our planet. 

So try these recycling tips and make sure to encourage your parents to reduce, reuse and recycle.

Sunday, 11 November 2012

Office Cleaning and Clearance Tips

Office Cleaning and Clearance

Recent survey showed that 57% of workers judge co-employees by the neatness of their work station. Almost half are  shocked by an untidy office. Do not  let a dirty office masked your potentials.

Office Clearance London provides you with tips to remove the rubbish in your office for a successful business.

Split into sections

Define your needs. Do you need a research room, library,storage area,supply area or  archives? It will enable a more useful ways of dividing the room for efficient work.

Everything must be Within Reach

The only things in the perimeter of yourself must be the things that you always need. Pens ,papers and coffee cups have to be removed away from you. Remove all the rubbish except for the things you need only. A computer or laptops,a couple of pens , reading lights and maybe a family picture on your desk.Supplies,paper work and other personal stuff my be put into the sections you have created.

Paperless Office does not exist

Employees are buried with tons of paperwork's  Organize the procedure by creating hanging files or containers  such as To Read , To Do, To file. Schedule a convenient time to each of your paperwork's so that  you will not be stress in doing them simultaneously. For latest work, try to to use color codes and separate them from the archives. This will help you  know what is to be done right away.

Set Your Boundaries

Sometimes the problem is not the space but too much  garbage materials. Allow only a certain amount of materials you can permit in your office desk. 

One bookshelf perhaps and when its full you can try to donate the books and magizines  you have already finished reading. A public library can really need those expensive books you do not read anymore. 

You can also apply this to your files,  like in a storage cabinets nears its capacity, maybe it's time to recycle those papers in the cabinets and call the  nearest Rubbish Removal London for some garbage removals.This long term strategy can help improve your overall management system.

Saturday, 10 November 2012

Recycling collections event set in S. Asheville

Groups focus on hard-to-recycle items

ASHEVILLE — Need to get rid of some old lawn furniture or a computer that no longer works? How about Styrofoam packaging materials, a battery or old flower pots?

Rainbow Recycling and several business and community partners will host their quarterly Hard-to-Recycle Collections event today, this one in South Asheville. The event is 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Kmart parking lot at 1830 Hendersonville Road in Asheville.

Donate, recycle for Share and Shred Day

MOBILE, Alabama -- Share and Shred Day, part of America Recycles Day, will be held Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Metro Recycling Drop-Off Center.
“It is the time of the year when we begin preparing for the Holidays by cleaning around the house,” says Donna Brown, President of Keep Mobile Beautiful. “It is also time to think of those less fortunate by donating to local charities such as the Bay Area Food Bank,” said Brown.

City of Raleigh will recycle campaign signs

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The city of Raleigh is willing to take those campaign signs off your hands.
The News & Observer of Raleigh reported ( the city is holding a recycling event Saturday, during which campaign signs will be accepted.

Thursday, 8 November 2012

My Top 5 easy steps in cleaning the House

 5 easy steps in cleaning the House

Who wants a dirty house? But sometimes we don’t want to spend hours clearing the house especially to those who have kids and have a busy schedule. 

So here are 5 tips to have a clean house, more time with kids and to ourselves.

Wednesday, 7 November 2012

My Healthy Tips For The Holidays

Welcome to the November 2012 Natural Living Blog Carnival: Healthy Holiday Meals. 

This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Natural Living Blog Carnival hosted by Happy Mothering and The Pistachio Project through the Green Moms Network. This month our members have written posts about how they are making healthy choices during their holiday celebrations.

Holiday Healthy Tips

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 The holiday is fast approaching. More foods and drinks will come your way. The major problem of people after celebrating the holidays is unnecessary weight gain. 

Here are some to-do-things to keep you from gaining so much weight.

Monday, 5 November 2012

Benefits Of A Clean Office

Cleaning an office can sometimes take up a lot of your time and money. Doing it yourself can be fun but you need to focus on the real work and not to be distracted by clearing the rubbish and emptying the trash. I suggest that you hire someone to clean and clear your office for an efficient job that can lead to a lot of savings since you won't have to buy useless cleaning agents and equipment's.

 Cleaning Experts

Stop the worrying and start looking for a cleaning company. Have a schedule and plan what things to be done inside your office. Be able to schedule the cleaning time where people are less in the office. Let them handle all the cleaning work and machines since they have this many times. Make sure that they are a clearing company you can trust and honesty is their main values.

Savings on Hiring a Clearing Company

 You don't have to hire an extra employee anymore by hiring a cleaning company. You can relax and stay completely focus on your business. Try to have a longer contract with the cleaning company for savings if you are satisfied with their performance.

Health is Wealth

 A clean Office can also lead to a healthy employees. No more dust and rotten food that makes your workers sick. The healthier they become , they have less time for sick days for an efficient service.

Cleanliness can attract More Customers

 First impression counts especially for your customers. A dirty office workplace can tell a lazy and inefficient company which can sometimes cause a client from backing out. A clean Office is always good for business. Customers will have the impression that your company can also provide quality and orderly service to them.


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Sunday, 4 November 2012

Plastic campaign signs shouldn't go in recycling cart

When political candidates and their volunteers go out Wednesday to pick up all their campaign signs — as we’re sure they plan to do — remember this: Many of those signs are made of corrugated plastic that is not readily recyclable. So don’t toss them in a city smart cart or a county recycling bin.

Instead, haul them out to the county’s solid waste facility (7550 Apalachee Parkway) or Marpan Recycling (6020 Woodville Highway). The county will re-purpose corrugated plastic signs; Marpan will bundle them off to companies that do recycle these materials.

Of course, campaign signs can be tossed in with garbage, which is dumped in the landfill. But some might say that’s wrong in a world where we try to reduce the amount of garbage we bury.

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