Entries by William

The Metal Recycling Process

The process of metal recycling is a mystery to most people. You toss your aluminum can in the recycling bin and forget about it! Sure, maybe it comes back several years later, recycles and resurrected as a new soda can, but you don’t know how that happens. And what about recycling massive things like automobiles […]

Alternative Ways to Dispose of Garbage

There are a lot of ways to dispose of garbage, some better than others. We would firmly rank littering as the absolute worst way to get rid of your garbage. Simply throwing it away in the garbage is preferred, but still not optimal. Although Arizona Recycles focuses primarily on recycling metal, we are still recycling […]

Considering Recycling Hazards

Recycling is good for the environment and helps us build a more sustainable world. Recyclable materials range from scrap metal and plastic to used oil and chemicals. Arizona Recycles has over 50 years of experience in metal recycling. We know the ins and the outs of the industry. One of our primary focuses is safety. […]

4 Important Items to Recycle

Did you know that America is the most wasteful nation in the entire world? That probably does not come as a surprise. What may come as a surprise, is that we actually lead the world in this category by quite a wide margin. Not something to be proud of. Luckily, this is slowly beginning to […]

Alternative Ways to Dispose of Garbage

There are a lot of ways to dispose of garbage, some better than others. We would firmly rank littering as the absolute worst way to get rid of your garbage. Simply throwing it away in the garbage is preferred, but still not optimal. Although Arizona Recycles focuses primarily on recycling metal, we are still recycling […]

4 Important Items to Recycle

Did you know that America is the most wasteful nation in the entire world? That probably does not come as a surprise. What may come as a surprise, is that we actually lead the world in this category by quite a wide margin. Not something to be proud of. Luckily, this is slowly beginning to […]

History of Recycling

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. This catchy phrase and environment conserving practice may seem like a fairly modern invention from human society, but it’s a bit older then you might think! The concept of recycling stemmed from the industrial revolution. While large companies did not have any sort of complex organized system to reuse already produced materials, […]

The Endlessly Recyclable Metal

When we think of aluminum, soda cans and foil comes to mind. It is one of the most used man-made materials by human beings aside from plastic bags. Unlike plastic bags though, aluminum is not especially damaging to the planet and can actually help the environment when recycled. One hundred billion aluminum cans alone are […]

Generating Revenue And Saving The Planet Is Easy And Convenient

Those looking for new and innovative ways to generate additional revenue while at the same time saving the planet enjoy all that scrap metal recycling has to offer. In short, being able to recycle a wide range of metal materials and objects is one of the best ways to conserve natural resources while generating additional […]

Tips And Tricks For Sorting A Wide Variety Of Scrap Metal

Recycling scrap metal is a profitable and eco-friendly activity that more individuals and businesses are becoming involved in today. Scrap metal is typically generated by the disposal of a wide variety of materials that are no longer usable. From products used in the manufacturing process to excess material resulting from fabrication work, scrap metal is […]