Recycling El Monte

We are located in Ontario, CA and service El Monte. To get more information or to setup a recycling collection service call us today at: (909) 986-6310

Notice to our customers: We are no longer accepting “Mix Paper”
(mixture of all paper grades including magazines and telephone books).

Competitive Pricing

Main Street Fibers purchases over 1 million pounds of recyclables every day. Our large volume assures Main Street the best possible prices on the material it sells. With this price advantage, we are able to pay our customers more.

Prompt Accurate Payments

Monthly tonnage reports for all commercial accounts, accompanied by certified weight tickets on every load picked up or delivered.

Certified Scales

All of our scales are certified and checked regularly by the Department of Weights & Measures. Main Street Fibers operates 15 scales, including a 70 ft. drive on truck scale capable of handling semi truck loads of material.

25 Years of Experience in the Recycling Industry

As the leading recycling business in the area, Main Street Fibers provides a wide range of services to help reduce the environmental effect of recyclable products that wind up in our landfills. Whether you are an individual recycling on a smaller scale or a business producing truckloads of recyclable waste each month, we can assist you put a reliable recycling program in place at your home or business. Our service is backed by 25 years of experience in the recycling industry, and we are passionate about the work we do. At our facility, we are able to recycle paper, metal and everything in between. A few of the items we most typically recycle consist of:

Recycle Bottles El Monte

Plastic drink bottles are one of the most common materials that wind up at the garbage dump. However, these bottles can be recycled and converted into brand-new useful items, lowering the requirement to develop more raw materials. Plastic is not naturally degradable, meaning if you toss it away, it will not break down like green waste and food scraps do. Instead, plastic bottles gather and sit in our regional land fills, or even worse, wind up in our rivers, oceans, and lakes. When plastic bottles make it into our waterways, they can be extremely devastating to the plant an animal life that make those areas home there.

At Main Street Fibers, we motivate everybody to help put a system in place to recycle bottles. Recycling plastic bottles can be beneficial for the environment as well as your bottom line. Businesses and individuals alike can generate earnings from recycling plastic bottles rather than throwing them away. There are a couple of things you will want to remember if you decide to put a plastic bottle recycling program in location. First, always make certain that your plastic bottles are free from any liquid. Second, you should know that all containers will not have a redemption value. For example, plastic bottles purchased outside of California may not be qualified for redemption. They can and should be recycled.

Metal Recycling El Monte

Scrap metal is one of those materials that is often neglected as a recyclable. Many of our commercial clients are surprised at simply how much scrap metal they produce in their normal operations. It's not until they put their scrap metal recycling program in place that they can truly see the volume of the recyclable products they were previously putting in the trash. When we talk about scrap metal, many individuals believe that just excess metal from production is qualified for recycling. Nevertheless, even if you do not make a product, chances are you still create recycling scrap metal waste. Everything from some plumbing materials to metal strapping can effectively be recycled. If you want to begin to recycle metal products at your business but you're not exactly sure what type of products your business should be recycling, contact Main Street Fibers today and one of our team members can make some suggestions.

Depending upon the quantity and type of scrap metal that your operations yield, you could be taking a look at a considerable profits stream for your company if you choose to start recycling it. Main Street Fibers is the top paying recycling company in the El Monte area, providing the most competitive rates for all types of scrap metal. What's more, you can rest simple understanding you've done your part to lower the amount of non-biodegradable scrap metal that winds up in our garbage dumps. If you decide you want to start recycling scrap metal, it's crucial to set up a system to separate your metals by type. Contact Main Street Fibers today to speak with one of our educated partners about the best method to arrange your scrap metal.

Cardboard Recycling El Monte

Cardboard recycling is very popular with our commercial customers. If you manage a business, chances are you create a considerable amount of cardboard waste on a weekly basis. If you select to start cardboard recycling at your place of business, organization is going to be crucial to your success.

If your employees are accustomed to throwing away corrugated cardboard boxes, recycling may take some getting used to. However, with appropriate recycling receptacles in place and some worker training, placing corrugated items in designated cardboard recycle areas will end up being second nature. Call us today to speak to one of our educated partners about our commercial options for recycling cardboard if your business collects a significant quantity of cardboard waste.

Can Recycling El Monte

Like bottles, aluminum drink cans often wind up in the garbage when they could be recycled. At Main Street Fibers, our objective is to inform and motivate people to recycle cans instead of tossing them away. We believe that this is specifically crucial for our industrial customers. Some research studies by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reveal that in the average workplace, as much as ninety percent of the solid waste that winds up in the trash can in fact be recycled. Cans comprise a big part of that waste.

Whether you're establishing a recycling program in your home or workplace, having dedicated recycling receptacles together with regular wastebasket is a fantastic method to motivate people to reconsider prior to throwing cans in the garbage. For businesses like hospitals and universities that gather cans on a large scale, we have industrial options readily available to assist you process and store your recyclables until they are ready to be picked up. Speak to one of our staff members for more information. For people, it's essential to know that there is a limitation to how much aluminum cans you can recycle in a specific amount of time. Presently, that limitation is set at 100lbs per day.

Industrial Plastics Recycling El Monte

Over the last century, our demand for plastic products has skyrocketed year after year. Today, we are beginning to see the ecological effect that plastic waste has on our waterways, air quality, and plant and animal life. In a business setting, your business most likely produces a significant amount of waste from industrial plastics. For that reason, every business ought to consider putting a plastic recycling program in place. Main Street Fibers can assist you create a system to efficiently gather and sort your plastic items if you decide you want to recycle plastic at your business.

Although all plastic products are recyclable for the most part, you most likely use a range of various plastic items in your place of business. Each of these plastic items needs to be recycled in a different way, so it's crucial to separate your recyclable plastics by type. In order to determine the various chemical compositions and polymer types that make up your plastic items, makers use a numeric identification system to assist you. You have most likely observed the chasing arrows sign that contains a number in between one and seven. These numbers are used to recognize the 7 most typical types of plastics based on their polymer. These plastic types consist of:

  • High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE)
  • Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET or PETE)
  • Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  • Polypropylene (PP)
  • Polystyrene (PS)
  • Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE)
  • Other

Even if a plastic item isn't stamped with a resin code, it can still be recycled. You will want to sort these items under "other". Successful recycling programs begin with a good set of best practices in places. Whether you want to recycle plastics, metal, or any other material in your home or business, Main Street Fibers is always readily available to direct you on the best ways to sort your recyclable products.

Comprehensive Business Recycling Solutions El Monte

If your business will be recycling products on a large scale, you may need customized equipment to prepare it for pickup by our recycling company. Baling big amounts of recyclables can be very beneficial for a number of factors. Initially, it permits you to store these materials more effectively until they are ready to be gotten. Second, baled products are much easier to load and transport. Because more products can be carried in a single pickup, that assists to minimize freight expenditures. Main Street Fibers has the ability to provide your business with whatever you need to process your recyclable including:

Stationary Compactors: for high volumes of recyclables such as aluminum can and plastics. Condensing your loads assists to optimize load weight while lowering freight expenses.

Horizontal Balers: For high volume commercial customers, we advise bigger horizontal balers to optimize load weights. Our recycle company has the capability to pick up recyclables from your materials 7 days a week. When you schedule a pickup with us, we will ask you whether your products are loose or baled so we know exactly what kind of equipment we require for your pickup service. We have the capability to set you up with a regular pickup schedule, or you can simply call us when you require your recyclables collected. Main Street Fibers has the ability to gather recyclables from a range of various businesses including warehouses and building sites.

Vertical Balers: Our vertical balers have a smaller footprint so they won't take up an excess of area in your workspace. Balers help you optimal load weights for transferring.

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Very knowledgeable & helpful team all around. Quick service and very easy to work with. Would definitely recommend to any business looking to rid themselves of scrap metal.

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Chris Varnes

Good money

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Elizabeth Trejo*

They were fast.

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