CALGARY'S MARKET LEADER IN METAL RECYCLING

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  • Mar 03

    #factfriday

    Tweet from @borowide (Boro-Wide Recycling)

    "Did you know Americans use 2.5 million plastic bottles every hour? Keep all plastic off the beach by recycling! 

    We may specialize in metal but recycling has a huge environmental impact across all applications. Reduce, reuse, recycle!!

     

  • Dec 10

    The second life of metal: What was once considered waste becomes a resource?

     

    Möbius ribbon, the symbol of recycling, can be found everywhere. It shows that a product is made of recycled materials. For metal recyclers this logo means bringing scrap metal back to a state of raw material and giving it a second life.

    The benefit of metal recycling is that metal can be...

  • Nov 30

    3R+ or so many R’s to choose

     

    Today, the facts of pollution, limited resources and the climate changes force people around the world to change their behaviour to more environmentally responsible. Different concepts and practices are developed to protect the environment and 3R: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle is the most popular...

  • Apr 18

    What’s All This Talk about Copper?

     

    Three metals stand out above the rest in terms of their usefulness: copper, iron and aluminum. But what`s with all this talk about copper lately? What makes copper and copper-based products so valuable to us, and why do societies depend on them? Copper is everywhere - take a minute and look...

  • Mar 19

    Benefits of Scrap Metal Recycling

     

    Recycling has become increasingly important to society and industry to meet the goals of cost reduction, efficient management of limited resources, and reduced landfill utilization. We are accustomed to hearing the three R’s of recycling (reduce, reuse, recycle) to include paper, plastics,...