Environment Benefits of Natural Gas Trucks

Economic & Environmental Benefits of Natural Gas Trucks

Disposal Queen has its roots in the waste disposal and recycling business, but over the past couple of decades, it has broadened that identity to include a greener initiative in our fleet, which is now playing an important role in the company's overall strategy. That process started with a rethink of waste streams at its landfills -- not just taking trash out of sight, but rather viewing what was left behind as energy. Disposal Queen has been converting its entire [...]

Everything You Need to Know about Waste Disposal and Recycling

Everything You Need to Know about Waste Disposal and Recycling

There are a few things that have to be recycled, including car batteries, propane tanks, aerosol cans, and oil-based containers. There are also specific times of the year when particular items should always be recycled, including batteries. The lesson here is to be careful about precisely what goes into your curbside trash can; you don't want to contaminate the rest of your trash with an item that must be thrown into the recycling bin. Mandatory Recycling Many programs aren't that tough, [...]

Why You Shouldn't Sign A Waste Disposal Contract?

Why You Shouldn’t Sign A Waste Disposal Contract?

Every year thousands of small businesses sign up contracts to use a waste disposal service. In some cases, the service is beneficial, but there are also some hidden dangers. We do our best to warn businesses about this before signing a long-term contract with a company. Waste disposal contracts are expensive and difficult to cancel. They're also complicated by the fact they are written in legalese. You might end up in the middle of a battle that will cost you [...]

Before You Rent a Dumpster, Follow This Step-by-Step Guide

Before You Rent a Dumpster, Follow This Step-by-Step Guide

When considering a dumpster rental, there are several important questions to ask yourself. What materials are you working with? How much space do you have to work with? How big is the dumpster you need? Here are some answers to these questions, along with some more information on dumpster rentals in general. How to Get Started with Dumpster Rental While there are many Dumpster Rental companies in Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby, Surrey, and surrounding areas, that offer waste removal and hauling services, [...]