Americans throw a lot out. In actuality, according to the EPA, Americans discard approximately 4.43 pounds of trash every day. This makes for about 250 million tons of garbage and waste each year which does not include industrial and commercial waste which brings the total amount of trash to more than 545 million tons per year.
It is a good thing we have a very responsive and reliable group of companies that take care of all the trash we create. In California, there are a plethora of companies that offer a variety of services dealing with waste management. If you are looking for a Los Angeles Waste Removal company to take care of a business or personal waste removal project it is good to understand your options.
The industry of waste management has changed over the years. Municipal departments used to be responsible for all garbage and trash pickup and recycling was not an option. Now many cities and municipalities have privatized their garbage and trash collection. The city of Los Angeles does still offer curbside garbage pickup for its citizens but for specific jobs such as cleanup from moving, foreclosure, cleaning out an estate, or for commercial Los Angeles waste removal it is necessary to find a waste management company.
In choosing a waste management company there a variety of items to consider. First off do you need a company that provides waste disposal for your commercial setting such as a restaurant or retail business, or a medical office. There are Los Angeles waste removal solutions that can be customized to your business needs. If you have a restaurant business you may be interested in the latest solar powered compactors or organics recycling of organic waste products such as fruits, vegetables, meats, plants, flowers, coffee grounds, paper and dairy products. Recycling is now required for commercial businesses and there are waste removal companies who are all set to offer you the services you need.
For residential needs you can find companies that will provide curbside service, dumpsters, bulk waste pickup for items such as refrigerators, engine parts, wood and other appliances that you cannot put in a dumpster. Other companies offer removal of all kinds of trash including construction debris from a renovation or new construction, yard waste, furniture, attic cleanouts or yard waste removal. That hot tub you have been meaning to get rid of can also get picked up and removed, or there are companies that will even demolish the outdoor shed that isn't looking very good and cart it away. Or maybe you need a fence taken down and removed or just about anything else you need to have removed.
Reuse And Recycle
In addition, it is easy to find a Los Angeles waste removal company that will recycle as much of your refuse as is possible. Usable items such as furniture, working appliances, and household goods can be donated to local charities for further use. Items that can be recycled can be taken to a local recycling center for you and other items can be composted. Whatever your waste removal needs, there is a Los Angeles waste removal company that can help you out.