Recycling concrete helps reduce construction waste and extend the life of landfills as well as saving builders disposal or tipping fees. It also reduces transportation costs because concrete can often be recycled in areas near the demolition or construction site.
As the world's largest debris removal service, we recycle drywall debris whenever possible, helping to divert countless loads of construction clean up materials from our landfills. The gypsum in waste drywall can be re-used to make new sheets of drywall, or it can also be used to manufacture cement.
Plasterboard is broken down in landfill conditions releasing hydrogen sulfide, a toxic gas. There is the potential to recycle many elements of construction waste. Often roll-off containers are used to transport the waste. Rubble can be crushed and reused in construction projects. Waste wood can also be recovered and recycled.
Braen Stone's recycling facility in Haledon, NJ accepts specific materials such as broken concrete and asphalt. We produce our own recycled products, such as recycled concrete aggregate (RCA) and reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP). We service all contractors, construction, utility, homeowners and excavation companies.
Whether you're getting rid of old concrete, construction and demolition debris, or landscaping materials, Waste Management works with you to develop C&D recycling programs that work for you, and the environment. What kinds of construction debris can I recycle*? You can recycle most common construction materials with Waste Management, including:
Construction and Demolition (C&D) materials consist of the debris generated during the construction, renovation and demolition of buildings, roads, and bridges. EPA promotes a Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) approach that identifies certain C&D materials as commodities that can be used in .
Residents from Scott, Sherburne and Wright counties are not eligible to use our drop-off facilities. In general, Hennepin County does not accept waste from businesses, with the exceptions of cardboard, scrap metal, recycling, and organics recycling from small businesses.
How to Dispose of Construction Waste . It's easy to get rid of construction material when you trust Waste Management with your construction recycling and disposal. For every part of your construction project, WM will collect and dispose of your unused construction materials in an environmentally safe way, and we'll recycle every piece we can.
Construction waste recycling is the separation and recycling of recoverable waste materials generated during construction and remodeling. Packaging, new material scraps and old materials and debris all constitute potentially recoverable materials. In renovation, appliances, masonry materials, doors and windows are recyclable.