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When you recycle household appliances, did you know the electric motor is a prime candidate for scrap recycling? Since electric motors are mostly comprised of metallic components, mainly copper and aluminum, they are almost 100% recyclable.
Since 1970, Earth Day has encouraged communities to protect the environment by recycling, protecting wildlife, and reducing waste.
How are you celebrating Earth Day? Explore these ideas to help protect our planet
Getting a jumpstart on spring cleaning? Clean out your garage and make money back on your old lawn and garden items when you recycle at Metro Recycling!
What better way is there to celebrate Valentine’s Day—and the whole month of love—than by showing your planet some love?
Do you ever wonder what happens to your scrap metals after you drop them off at a recycling center like Metro Recycling? Learn how your aluminum cans, copper pipes, and sheet iron are recycled and turned into something new
If your New Year’s resolution is to help the environment, here’s why you should consider recycling.
Everyone knows recycling helps safeguard the environment. But did you know it helps the economy, too?
It’s almost time to host holiday gatherings and parties. All is merry and bright—until you realize you could be throwing cash in the trash!
Demolition costs can really add up. Did you know the average cost of a tear down is almost $15,000? Rent a recycling dumpster for your home or business to recoup some those demolition costs. Don’t throw cash in the trash!
Are you ready to discard an old appliance, such as a refrigerator, freezer, stove, or washing machine? Try recycling. You can avoid adding to landfills, reduce damaging emissions, and help protect the environment. Because large appliances contain a lot of steel, you can also get paid for recycling them.