Recycling Receptacles

Three Ways To Make Your Recycling Receptacles Stand Out In Your Facility

Posted by on August 26, 2014 at 11:30 am

A successful recycling program starts with a plan that will get your building’s occupants to build healthy recycling habits. If you make recycling easy for them, then your success rate will be much higher. Here are three ways you can make your recycling receptacles stand out in your building to encourage their use:   1. […]

The 8 Essential Places Every Building Needs To Have Recycling Stations

Posted by on July 29, 2014 at 12:20 pm

Are you managing waste in your building the most efficient way possible? Whether you work in a bank, a healthcare facility, a University or any type of office building, you all have one thing in common: the need to efficiently manage waste and recyclables. Environmental sustainability has become synonymous with corporate responsibility, and disposing of […]

How To Get The Recycling Receptacles You Want Without Placing A Custom Order With The Manufacturer

Posted by on January 23, 2014 at 11:57 am

You can get what you want without purchasing a pre-packaged “as is” product or custom ordering a product that may take weeks or months to develop, manufacture, and ship. In our experience, getting what you want does not have to be complicated.  You just have to select the right manufacturer who is dedicated to serving […]

5 Ways Your Facility Can “Get Greener” And Save Money By Using Metal Recycling Receptacles

Posted by on February 18, 2013 at 4:09 pm

Whether you are a hotel, casino, restaurant, or any public or private facility, there are always ways to improve your recycling program to make your facility “greener.”  Here are five tips that are good for the environment and good for your bottom line. 1.    Use items with recycled content and post-consumer recyclables in your facility.  […]

How To Create Recycling Stations Using Connected Cans: Glaro RecyclePro Recycling Receptacles FAQ

Posted by on January 28, 2013 at 3:00 am

Can I combine any size recycling receptacles I would like into a recycling station or do I need to use all of the same diameter recycling cans to create a connected unit? While it is common to order three recycling receptacles of the same diameter (for example 15”) and connect them with Glaro connectors, you […]

“Made In America” Waste Receptacles and Recycling Receptacles That Support Jobs In America

Posted by on October 30, 2012 at 1:52 pm

Made In America. Some of the best manufacturers still do it, everyday. Some choose not to, and the key is “choose.” When you choose to manufacture what were once American made products overseas, it’s a choice that can really impact customers, especially customers who value quality. With overseas manufacturers, often a cheaper price is provided […]

U.S. Continues To Waste Over $11 Billion A Year By Throwing Away Recyclables

Posted by on August 22, 2012 at 11:38 am

A new report discussed in this story (,0,3225089.story) explains, “about $11.4 billion in recyclable materials are still piling up in U.S. landfills every year.” One thing is clear from the article: At every point in a product’s lifecycle from manufacturing to post consumer disposal, there are opportunities that we can all seek to improve these […]

The Advantages of Decorative or Designer Waste Receptacles

Posted by on July 26, 2012 at 6:00 am

Trash receptaclesand recycling receptacles provide a solution for waste disposal. All too often, waste receptacles are poorly located, are in poor condition, or are simply not appealing enough for people to use.  Sometimes, building managers place sub-standard receptacles in low visibility areas because they are unsightly.  The result could be a dirty building. In commercial, […]

7 Tips For Making Sure You Have The Right Recycling Receptacles In Your Building

Posted by on May 29, 2012 at 9:16 am

Most of us agree that recycling cans, bottles, paper and other recyclables is important.  Crafting an appropriate recycling program and identifying the right recycling receptacles, bins and containers to use in a building takes some thought. Here are seven tips: Think Ahead, Know Your Volume Know your recycling volume today, but also forecast ahead to […]

Benefits of Modular “Create Your Own” Recycling Stations

Posted by on January 26, 2012 at 3:42 pm

Glaro, a leading USA manufacturer of waste receptacles, recently introduced a new format to present its recycling receptacles: Glaro RecyclePro modular recycling stations. The only system of its kind, Glaro all metal modular recycling stations, are the largest and most versatile line of metal recycling containers on the market offering an extensive selection of sizes, […]

What are the benefits of using heavy duty inner steel liner cans with aluminum bottoms in my waste and recycling receptacles?

Posted by on November 22, 2011 at 4:46 pm

Many of us are used to plastic trash cans at home: a simple plastic molded receptacle that accepts plastic bag inserts. However, outside of the home, and especially in commercial and public environments, a heavy duty inner receptacle, often manufactured from steel, is the product of choice. What exactly is an inner receptacle? It is […]

8 Benefits of Using Custom Waste Receptacles and Recycling Receptacles

Posted by on October 21, 2011 at 11:43 am

Should I consider custom waste receptacles, recycling receptacles, and trash cans? For those who have decided that a generic recycling or waste receptacle just won’t do, customized waste receptacles, trash cans and recycling receptacles for indoor or outdoor use from reputable receptacles manufacturers are always strong options to consider. Some of the benefits of custom […]

Custom Silk Screened Messaging on Recycling Receptacles vs. Stick On Decals

Posted by on October 3, 2011 at 2:47 am

While in the past, silk screening was often limited to use on fabrics and paper, the technology and processes behind silk screening have improved significantly. Silk screening can be used on almost any surface, including metal waste receptaclesand recycling receptacles. Why should I make sure I buy recycling receptacles from Glaro with silk screened messages […]

Glaro Half Round Recycling Receptacles

Posted by on July 25, 2011 at 6:53 pm

Glaro Inc. recently launched a sleek new line of recycling receptacles with an innovative new space-saving design. The half round recycling cans, part of their RecyclePro brand can be mounted onto walls or remain floor standing.  As with all Glaro products manufactured in Glaro’s USA plant in Hauppauge, NY, the half round cans are durable, […]