Waste Experts and the Unsung Heroes of Waste Management

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Waste management is a pressing challenge for every industry, business, and household today, and with increasing concerns about environmental sustainability, the expertise of waste professionals is more vital than ever. Now, in the month of Thanksgiving, we find ourselves surrounded by the natural wonders of the Bay Area, from its breathtaking landscapes to its thriving…

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Trash Talking: 2022 Landfill Stats and How Compactors Can Help

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Are trash compactors worth it? Let’s find out. Most Americans would be surprised to learn that the average person generates about 4.6 pounds of trash every day, and that figure is only increasing. Even more troubling is that only about 34% of this waste is recycled. The rest goes to landfills, which are already overflowing…

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Industrial Compactor Troubleshooting: 5 Most Common Service Needs

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If your business produces a lot of recyclables or waste, commercial trash compactors are definitely worth the investment. You’ll need fewer trips to the dump by crushing and compressing garbage – translating to lower collection and transportation costs. However, commercial compactors work hard in extreme environments and are subject to rough conditions. Their hydraulic systems,…

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How to Start a Zero Waste Business

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If you have been pondering how to start a zero waste business or convert your existing business to zero waste, you have come to the right place.   Starting a zero-waste business can seem daunting, but it’s not as difficult as you think. Many companies have already made the switch and seen significant results. The key…

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What are Smart Malls, Parks, and Universities Using to Control Public Trash?

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Public spaces like malls, parks, and quads can become a mess when waste receptacles are overflowing, or visitors simply toss their trash on the ground instead of in the trash bin. To combat this, small trash compactors are an ideal option for these areas. Trash compactors maximize capacity and eliminate overflowing cans by compacting waste…

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Who Needs a Commercial Trash Compactor?

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When you’re in the process of figuring out a solid waste management solution for your business, you may come across a certain piece of equipment. This is a trash compactor. A commercial trash compactor is an ecologically friendly piece of the puzzle when it comes to managing your solid waste. There are many kinds of…

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How to Streamline Waste Handling

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We share that insight with our clients to support their goals of streamline waste handling, reducing costs, improving their operation, and, ideally, helping the planet. At Bay Area Trash Compactor, our team members are proven waste experts. After all, we have been the market leader since 1985, guiding and serving our clients in waste management…

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Impact of a Baler on Your Waste Management Needs

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Are you considering investing in a baler for your company’s waste management needs? While running a business can generate  a lot of garbage, using a baler trash compactor or a can help reduce the volume of waste and can simplify waste diversion. Keep reading to learn more about how a baler can improve the efficiency…

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Commercial Trash Compactor Repair : 7 Most Common Problem

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What happens when you need a commercial trash compactor repair? For any business that generates a sizable amount of waste or recyclable materials, a trash compactor can help you save money. After all, less material means lower collection and transportation costs, right? But your commercial compactor is a hard-working, complex piece of equipment that needs…

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