Uses for Recycled Pallets

Wood pallets are used around the globe for shipping everyday products and goods. These pallets can be acquired and given a second life by recycling old pallets into a useful items that can be used years down the road.

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How to Shrink Wrap a Pallet

If you want your pallet shrink wrapped, make sure that you choose a reliable and experienced company that provides good service at economical prices. The best companies provide their customers with sustainable and environmentally friendly products and services, too.

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Turning Trash into Cash

In these tough economic times, recycling offers an opportunity to make a contribution to saving the planet’s resources and improving your own bottom line at the same time.

Recycling centers are a fairly simple business to start, and they can be extremely profitable and environmentally friendly, too. 


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How to Encourage Recycling at the Office

Recycling used to be considered fashionable, but with overcrowded landfills, climate change, and the state of the environment on everyone’s minds lately, recycling has become vital. Waste removal is also expensive and, as a company, encouraging your employees to recycle is not only good for the planet, but it can also have an effect on your bottom line.

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Considerations When Choosing the Right Laundry Cart for Your Business


It may not seem to be the most pressing issue in this tough economic climate, but making the right decision on what containers will serve your business best can have both financial and practical implications that can affect your bottom line and productivity. Choosing the right laundry carts for your business may be a good example.

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Container Gardening with Used Containers


As a company who strives to cut down on waste, by finding new ways to reuse old containers and save you money while doing so, we thought a discussion on container gardening would be highly beneficial! This is a great hobby that brings your household fresh herbs, gets you outside and breathes new life into old containers that still have plenty of use left in them. Container gardening Continue reading →

How to Choose Containers for Growing Food


Container gardening has become a popular way to grow your own herbs and vegetables and, if you choose the right containers and take the right precautions, then growing your own food can be rewarding. It is, however, important to think about certain things before you choose your containers for food.

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Grain Silos: What Are They and How Do They Work?

If you eat a bowl of cereal or piece of toast for breakfast, you are eating food made from grains. And, if you’re curious, you might have wondered how these grains made it to your table. Well, they originated from farms all across the world. Each year, farmers harvest millions of tons of grain and some of the grains are sold to food processors while others are stored f Continue reading →

Picking Pallets: Wood v. Plastic

Millions of items, from your favorite snacks to electronic gadgets, made their way to American homes via numerous shipping and distribution channels. The factories which created these goods produce the items and ship them via containers. When businesses ship items in bulk, they either use wood or plastic pallets. Continue reading →

The 7 Main Plastics

Plastics are everywhere! Anytime you open up a coke bottle or your favorite snack, you are using packaging made from plastic. Even the car you drive contains plastics. Plastic is preferred over many other alternatives because it is sustainable, lightweight, and shatter-proof. These prop Continue reading →

Are Metal or Plastic Drums Better?

As you walk around your office or travel on the road, you may have noticed 55-gallon plastic drums that are either black or blue in color. Some of the drums are made of plastic while others are made from metals such as steel.

Usually, these drums are used for storage and shipment of toxic and dry materials. If your company ships liquids, fl Continue reading →

The History of Pallets

Chances are, like most people, you've bought many different things from many different stores. When you go to stores, especially warehouse stores, you may have noticed wooden pallets filled with your favorite items. Ever wonder how these pallets came about? If so, then you’re in luck. Continue reading →

Wood Pallets and How They Affect Your Health

Wood Pallets and

How They Affect Your Health

Over the course of the past few decades, consumers around the globe have become more conscientious of the health risks associated w Continue reading →

A Beginners Guide to Wooden Pallets

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A Guide to Pallet Racking Operation and Maintenance

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Inspection Tips for Checking Racking Systems

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The Pros and Cons of Shipping Container Homes

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Are plastic food containers safe to reuse

How to Get a Shipping Container

How to Get a
Shipping Container

Space has always been a precious commodity. That is why when you want to construct a structure for your personal or business use, you need to think twice before you go ahead with your plans. Have you ever Continue reading →

Pros and Cons of Plastic Storage Containers

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Buyer’s Guide to Second Hand Shipping Containers

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How to Refurbish a Wooden Crate

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The Rise of Sustainable Packaging




By now, it’s virtually impossible not to know the state of affairs when it comes Continue reading →