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

Published on August 26, 2014 By admin

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

Published on July 29, 2014 By admin

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

Published on January 23, 2014 By admin

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 […]

Why Do Metal Waste and Recycling Receptacles Outperform Plastic Receptacles?

Published on August 16, 2013 By admin

When we purchase any product, such as a waste receptacle, there are many costs and benefits to consider in addition to price. While a cheaper price may be an advantage in the short run, it may come with hidden costs to you, your building guests and even your profits. A cheaper plastic receptacle might actually […]

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

Published on February 18, 2013 By admin

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

Published on January 28, 2013 By admin

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

Published on October 30, 2012 By admin

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

Published on August 22, 2012 By admin

A new report discussed in this story (http://www.latimes.com/business/money/la-fi-mo-billions-recyclables-wasted-20120718,0,3225089.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

Published on July 26, 2012 By admin

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

Published on May 29, 2012 By admin

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

Published on January 26, 2012 By admin

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, […]

Glaro Half Round Recycling Receptacles

Published on July 25, 2011 By admin

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, […]