Recycling Santa Ana

We are located in Ontario, CA and service Santa Ana. 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 top recycling business in the area, Main Street Fibers offers a wide range of services to help reduce the environmental effect of recyclable items that wind up in our garbage dumps. Whether you are an individual recycling on a smaller scale or a business generating truckloads of recyclable waste every 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 are able to recycle paper, metal and everything in between. A few of the items we most typically recycle consist of:

Recycle Bottles Santa Ana

Plastic drink bottles are one of the most common products that wind up at the garbage dump. Nevertheless, these bottles can be recycled and converted into brand-new beneficial items, reducing the need to create more raw materials. Plastic is not eco-friendly, meaning if you toss it away, it will not break down like green waste and food scraps do. Rather, plastic bottles sit and collect in our regional garbage dumps, or even worse, wind up in our rivers, oceans, and lakes. Once plastic bottles make it into our waterways, they can be extremely harmful 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 in addition to your bottom line. Businesses and individuals alike can generate income from recycling plastic bottles rather than tossing them away. There are a couple of things you will want to keep in mind if you decide to put a plastic bottle recycling program in place. First, constantly ensure that your plastic bottles are free from any liquid. Second, you should know that all containers will not have a redemption value. Plastic bottles acquired outside of California might not be qualified for redemption. Nevertheless, they can and must be recycled.

Metal Recycling Santa Ana

Scrap metal is one of those materials that is often ignored as a recyclable. Many of our commercial customers are surprised at just how much scrap metal they produce 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 trash. When we discuss scrap metal, many people think that just excess metal from production is qualified for recycling. Even if you don't manufacture a product, chances are you still generate recycling scrap metal waste. Everything from some plumbing materials to metal strapping can actually be recycled. If you want to start to recycle metal products at your business but you're uncertain what kind of products your business ought to be recycling, contact Main Street Fibers today and one of our staff members can make some suggestions.

Depending upon the amount and sort of scrap metal that your operations yield, you could be looking at a significant revenue stream for your business if you choose to start recycling it. Main Street Fibers is the top paying recycling business in the Santa Ana area, providing the most competitive rates for all types of scrap metal. What's more, you can rest easy knowing you've done your part to minimize the quantity of non-biodegradable scrap metal that winds up in our land fills. If you choose 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 talk to one of our educated associates about the best way to arrange your scrap metal.

Can Recycling Santa Ana

Like bottles, aluminum beverage cans often end up in the garbage when they could be recycled. At Main Street Fibers, our objective is to educate and motivate people to recycle cans instead of throwing them away. Our company believes that this is particularly important for our commercial customers. Some studies by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reveal that in the average workplace, as much as ninety percent of the solid waste that ends up in the trash can really be recycled. Cans make up a large portion of that waste.

Whether you're establishing a recycling program in your home or workplace, having dedicated recycling receptacles alongside regular wastebasket is a terrific way to motivate people to reconsider prior to throwing cans in the trash. For businesses like medical facilities and universities that gather cans on a large scale, we have industrial solutions offered to help you process and store your recyclables until they are ready to be picked up. Speak with one of our staff members for more information. For individuals, it's essential to understand that there is a limit to how much aluminum cans you can recycle in a specific amount of time. Currently, that limitation is set at 100lbs daily.

Cardboard Recycling Santa Ana

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

If your employees are accustomed to discarding corrugated cardboard boxes, recycling might take some getting used to. However, with proper recycling receptacles in place and some worker training, putting corrugated items in designated cardboard recycle areas will end up being second nature. Contact us today to speak to one of our knowledgeable partners about our business options for recycling cardboard if your business collects a substantial quantity of cardboard waste.

Industrial Plastics Recycling Santa Ana

Over the last century, our need for plastic items has increased every year. Today, we are starting to see the ecological impact that plastic waste has on our waterways, air quality, and plant and animal life. In a commercial setting, your business most likely creates a significant amount of waste from industrial plastics. Because of that, every business needs to think about putting a plastic recycling program in place. Main Street Fibers can assist you produce a system to successfully gather and sort your plastic items if you decide you want to recycle plastic at your business.

All plastic materials are recyclable for the most part, you most likely use a range of different plastic items in your location of business. Each of these plastic products needs to be recycled in a different way, so it's important to separate your recyclable plastics by type. In order to recognize the numerous chemical compositions and polymer types that make up your plastic products, producers use a numeric identification system to assist you. You have most likely noticed the chasing arrows sign which contains a number between one and seven. These numbers are used to determine the seven most typical types of plastics based upon their polymer. These plastic types consist of:

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

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

Comprehensive Business Recycling Solutions Santa Ana

You may need specialized equipment to prepare it for pickup by our recycling business if your business will be recycling items on a large scale. Baling large amounts of recyclables can be extremely beneficial for numerous reasons. Initially, it allows you to store these products more effectively until they are ready to be gotten. Second, baled products are much easier to transport and pack. Because more products 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 consisting of:

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

Horizontal Balers: For high volume industrial consumers, we suggest bigger horizontal balers to make the most of load weights. Our recycle company has the ability to pick up recyclables from your materials seven days a week. When you arrange a pickup with us, we will ask you whether your products are loose or baled so we understand precisely what kind of equipment we need for your pickup service. We have the capability to set you up with a regular pickup schedule, or you can merely call us when you need your recyclables collected. Main Street Fibers has the capability to gather recyclables from a range of different businesses consisting of warehouses and building sites.

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

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They pay very good for the Recycling!!

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Marisol Gomez
1/24/2019

Weights fast unloading fast staff very friendly

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Yesenia&Quincy Hunter
1/24/2019

I've,been going here for 10 years. Friendly fast service and clean.

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Adriona Carr
5/24/2019