In 2010 Blacksher Trash Service diverted 130 Tons of Recyclealble Materials.
In 2011 Blacksher Trash Service diverted 165 Tons of Recycleable Materials.
In 2012 Blacksher Trash Service diverted 225 Tons of Recycleable Materials.
Interesting Ways To Recycle
-Donations (donate-shoes,clothes,furniture etc.)
-Planet Aid Boxes/DAV boxes
-Most thrift stores pick up your unwanted and unused items in your community curbside, such as DAV-Ozanam-Big Brother Big sisters (call to schedule pick-up).
-Old used towels can be donated to your local animal shelter to help out our furry friends
-Start a compost pile for food scraps and yard waste-(grass and leaves). This makes for a great garden and family time/education
Please RECYCLE these items
-Paper (ALL paper), phonebooks, magazines, junk mail
-Plastics (#'s 1-7)milk jugs, waterbottles, Pop bottles
-Cardboard- Corregated, pizza boxes, shoe boxes, cereal boxes etc.
-Tin-soup cans, popcorn tins and small pieces of tin
-SMALL pieces of metal and aluminum
NO PESTICIDE BOTTLES
NO USED OIL BOTTLES
Glass can be taken to your nearest Ripple Glass container to be recycled. (Currently not accepted curbside)
Once these materials are buried in a landfill they remain there until they Decompose. They are very valuable and can be used time and time again. It costs less to use RECYCLED material for everyday items than to process them from raw materials.
"GIVE IT A SECOND CHANCE"
It's not as hard as you may
Please Note RECYCLING is UNLIMITED!
-no sorting required-