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Illegal Dumping Can Be Disastrous

Illegal dumping refers to dumping trash instead of putting it in a receptacle (bin, dumpster, trash can, etc.) or taking it to a landfill/recycling center. Illegal dumping has been a serious problem in the past because people didn’t see what the problem was. However, illegal dumping affects everyone, including dumpers, and can have disastrous effects… Read more »

The Rules of Recycling in San Diego

We know that recycling in San Diego can seem intimidating for those that haven’t created a recycling plan yet. The different rules may seem confusing at first. Fortunately, the city does a good job of explaining recycling basics so that you can obey the law and get rid of waste the right way. To make… Read more »

San Diego Recycling Regulation Highlights

Recycling is an integral part of protecting the environment, reducing waste, and improving our lives. Throughout the state of California, many laws and ordinances have been passed to help reduce waste and improve recycling services. In San Diego, especially, there is much that is being done.

7 Tips to Get You Ready to Declutter and Organize Your Home

Any project aimed at helping you declutter and organize your home is going to be a big undertaking. Preparing for such a job requires careful attention to detail and a good bit of planning. Here at Debris Box, we have a range of roll-off dumpsters and dumpster rental packages that can make it easier to… Read more »

What Is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?

You’ve heard of it on the news: a collection of mostly plastic garbage floating in the sea that is more than three times the size of France. Is it real? Can you see it on Google Earth? How harmful is it to sea life? Find out here. What Is It? The Great Pacific Garbage Patch… Read more »

How to Recycle Electronics

When you’re ready to get rid of electronics, you should always start by looking at local retailers and electronics brands to see if you can trade-in your device for some cash or credit. It’s one of the easiest ways to deal with electronics that you need to get rid of! However, for many older devices,… Read more »

The Best Ways To Dispose of Pet Waste

Do you have a new pet that is starting to poop a lot, or maybe an older pet that has always created a lot of waste to deal with? Either way, you don’t want to be one of those people who just leaves poop lying in the grass, and you may feel a little uncomfortable… Read more »

Tips For Disposing After A Disaster

Recovering for a disaster or damaging events can be tough, especially if there’s a lot of debris to take care of. Let’s take a look at the best ways to manage large amounts of debris following a natural disaster. Recycle Everything You Can Water bottles, electronics, plastics and many other things can be recycled. It’s… Read more »

Where Does My Trash Go?

Americans generate approximately 251 million tons of trash each year, earning the U.S. the dubious honor as the top producer of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) worldwide. You may wonder where it all goes and how we have room to dispose of it all. In the old days, your trash went to the municipal dump and… Read more »

How To Estimate The Cost Of Remodeling Your Bathroom

Now is a great time to look at remodeling your bathroom. If you’re considering remodeling, the first thing you need to pin down is your budget. Here are a few of the factors that you need to consider when estimating the cost of remodeling your bathroom. Start With the Facts You can expect to pay… Read more »