Recycling San Gabriel
We are located in Ontario, CA and service San Gabriel. To get more information or to setup a recycling collection service call us today at: (909) 986-6310
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Competitive PricingMain 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 PaymentsMonthly tonnage reports for all commercial accounts, accompanied by certified weight tickets on every load picked up or delivered.
Certified ScalesAll 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 company in the area, Main Street Fibers delivers a large range of services to help reduce the ecological effect of recyclable items 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 help you put an effective 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 have the ability to recycle paper, metal and everything in between. Some of the items we most typically recycle consist of:
Can Recycling San Gabriel
Like bottles, aluminum drink cans typically end up in the trash when they could be recycled. At Main Street Fibers, our mission is to educate and encourage people to recycle cans instead of tossing them away. We believe that this is particularly important for our business clients. Some research studies by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reveal that in the typical workplace, as much as ninety percent of the solid waste that ends up in the trash can actually be recycled. Cans make up a large part of that waste.
Whether you're establishing a recycling program in your house or office, having devoted recycling receptacles together with regular trash bin is an excellent method to encourage individuals to think twice prior to tossing cans in the garbage. For businesses like healthcare facilities and universities that gather cans on a large scale, we have commercial services readily available to assist you process and store your recyclables until they are ready to be picked up. Talk with one of our staff members for more details. For individuals, it's crucial to know that there is a limitation to just how much aluminum cans you can recycle in a specific amount of time. Presently, that limit is set at 100lbs daily.
Metal Recycling San Gabriel
Scrap metal is one of those materials that is frequently ignored as a recyclable. Much of our commercial customers are surprised at just how much scrap metal they generate in their regular operations. It's not until they put their scrap metal recycling program in place that they can truly see the volume of the recyclable materials they were once putting in the garbage. Many people believe that only excess metal from production is qualified for recycling when we talk about scrap metal. However, even if you don't produce a product, chances are you still create recycling scrap metal waste. Every thing from some plumbing materials to metal strapping can effectively be recycled. If you want to start to recycle metal products at your business but you're not sure what kind of products your business ought to be recycling, contact Main Street Fibers today and one of our team members can make some suggestions.
Depending upon the amount and sort of scrap metal that your operations yield, you could be taking a look at a considerable revenue stream for your business if you choose to start recycling it. Main Street Fibers is the top paying recycling company in the San Gabriel area, offering 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 ends up in our garbage dumps. It's essential to set up a system to separate your metals by type if you choose you want to begin recycling scrap metal. Contact Main Street Fibers today to speak with one of our educated partners about the best method to arrange your scrap metal.
Recycle Bottles San Gabriel
Plastic beverage bottles are one of the most common products that wind up at the landfill. However, these bottles can be recycled and converted into new beneficial items, lowering the need to produce more raw materials. Plastic is not naturally degradable, meaning if you throw it away, it will not break down like green waste and food scraps do. Rather, plastic bottles sit and gather in our regional garbage dumps, or worse, end up in our rivers, oceans, and lakes. When plastic bottles make it into our waterways, they can be really damaging 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 helpful for the environment along with your bottom line. Businesses and individuals alike can produce income from recycling plastic bottles instead of tossing them away. If you choose to put a plastic bottle recycling program in place, there are a couple of things you will wish to keep in mind. Always make sure that your plastic bottles are totally free from any liquid. Second, you must know that all containers will not have a redemption value. For instance, plastic bottles acquired outside of California may not be eligible for redemption. However, they can and must be recycled.
Cardboard Recycling San Gabriel
Cardboard recycling is very popular with our business customers. If you manage a business, chances are you create a significant amount of cardboard waste on a weekly basis. If you choose to start cardboard recycling at your workplace, organization is going to be vital to your success.
Recycling may take some getting used to if your employees are accustomed to throwing away corrugated cardboard boxes. Nevertheless, with proper recycling receptacles in place and some employee training, putting corrugated products in designated cardboard recycle areas will end up being second nature. If your business gathers a considerable quantity of cardboard waste, call us today to talk to among our well-informed partners about our industrial options for recycling cardboard.
Industrial Plastics Recycling San Gabriel
Over the last century, our demand for plastic products has skyrocketed year after year. Today, we are starting 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 likely generates a considerable quantity of waste from industrial plastics. For that reason, every business must consider putting a plastic recycling program in place. Main Street Fibers can help you create a system to effectively collect and arrange your plastic products if you decide you want to recycle plastic at your business.
All plastic products are recyclable for the most part, you probably use a range of different plastic items in your location of business. Each of these plastic items has to be recycled in a different way, so it's important to separate your recyclable plastics by type. In order to recognize the various chemical structures and polymer types that make up your plastic products, makers use a numerical recognition system to help you. You have likely noticed the chasing arrows sign which contains a number in between one and 7. These numbers are used to identify the seven most typical types of plastics based upon their polymer. These plastic types consist of:
- Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET or PETE)
- High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE)
- Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE)
- Polystyrene (PS)
- Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
- Polypropylene (PP)
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 start with a good set of best practices in places. Whether you wish to recycle plastics, metal, or any other material in your home or business, Main Street Fibers is always available to direct you on the best methods to sort your recyclable products.
Comprehensive Business Recycling Solutions San Gabriel
You might need specific equipment to prepare it for pickup by our recycling company if your business will be recycling products on a big scale. Baling large quantities of recyclables can be really useful for a number of factors. Initially, it allows you to store these products more effectively until they are ready to be picked up. Second, baled materials are a lot easier to transport and load. Since more materials can be carried in a single pickup, that helps to reduce freight costs. Main Street Fibers has the ability to supply your business with whatever you require to process your recyclable including:
Stationary Compactors: for high volumes of recyclables such as aluminum can and plastics. Condensing your loads helps to make the most of load weight while decreasing freight expenditures.
Horizontal Balers: For high volume industrial customers, we suggest larger horizontal balers to take full advantage of load weights. Our recycle company has the ability to pick up recyclables from your materials seven days a week. When you schedule a pickup with us, we will ask you whether your products are loose or baled so we understand precisely what kind of equipment we require for your pickup service. We have the ability to set you up with a routine 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 different businesses including storage facilities and building sites.
Vertical Balers: Our vertical balers have a smaller footprint so they will not use up an excess of space in your workspace. Balers help you maximum load weights for transferring.