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A Brief History of Recycling in America

Recycling is not a modern-day invention. Its roots stretch back much further than most realize, intertwining with America's history in surprising ways. At Tri-State Disposal we're not just about managing waste; we're about embracing and contributing to recycling's rich history. When Did Recycling Start in the United States? Recycling in America began out of necessity rather than environmental consciousness. During the pre-industrial era, the scarcity of resources made recycling a common practice. People repurposed clothes, tools, and even food scraps...

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Reduce Food Waste with These Clever Recipes

In today's environmentally conscious society, individuals are consistently seeking out effective and affordable methods to minimize their impact on the environment. That is why food waste solutions and recipes that utilize the entire ingredient have become increasingly popular. Not only are zero food waste recipes a good way to save money, but they can also bring innovative ideas to your kitchen. Great Recipes to Reduce Waste Stocks: Whenever you have leftover bones, meat, or vegetable parts, creating a stock is...

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How Does Dumpster Rental Work: Your Ultimate Guide

Whether you’re tackling construction cleanup or a home renovation, you’ll need a roll-off dumpster rental for any junk removal project. But does renting a dumpster work? Read this guide to learn the ins and outs of dumpster rentals in the simplest ways possible. (more…)

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What is Commercial Waste, and How Do I Dispose of It?

Factories, warehouses, and construction sites generate significant amounts of waste after completing their work, often referred to as commercial waste. Whether it's bricks, concrete, or hazardous materials, these items cannot be simply discarded. Proper disposal is essential to prevent health, environmental, and safety hazards. But what do you do with this waste? Read these tips on how to know what commercial waste is and proper disposal techniques. (more…)

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Curbside Recycling Made Easy

Recycling as much of your garbage as possible is the right thing to do for the environment and for future generations. Knowing what and how to recycle seem challenging at first, but generally the process is quite simple once you know what types of recyclables are accepted in your area. (more…)

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Lemont’s 150th Anniversary Fest

Tri-State Disposal is thrilled to be one of the sponsors of Lemont's momentous 150th Anniversary Fest on June 10. As a company...

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Palos Heights Parks – Concerts in the Park

Tri-State Disposal was honored to be one of the proud sponsors of this year's Palos Heights Parks and Recreation "Concerts in the...

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Waste & Recycling Workers Week 2023

We want to take a moment to extend our most heartfelt gratitude and respect to the first responders in our communities. Our...

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Blue Cap Golf Outing

Tri-State Disposal proudly participated in the charity golf outing for Blue Cap school in Blue Island, a meaningful event that aligns with...

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