Removing commercial waste is one of the head-breaking tasks for all the large companies. This is why our commercial waste management department has come up with the list of best practices for managing and preventing waste in your workplace. We are pretty sure that these suggestions would help you save money when at the same time facilitating the easy handling of your company’s waste disposal requirements. So, just read on…
Avoid Mixing Waste:
If your company is producing both standard and hazardous waste, then we would advise you to implement the practice of separating the different types of wastes for disposal. Have them put into different containers. This way, you can reduce the costs of waste disposal for the portion that is not hazardous. Also, it’s likely that the interaction between the two kinds of waste could result in some chemical reaction which would result in higher disposal costs.
Reduce Caustic Chemical Usage:
Rather than using industrial strength cleaners that contain hazardous chemicals, try to invest in eco-friendly cleaning solutions that do not require any special disposal. The products like these would clean just like your chemicals. The higher initial costs you spend on getting these cleaners could be made up in the savings you can make on waste disposal.
Label the Containers:
Facilitate your workers for disposing of the waste properly. In this line, we would advise you to label the disposal containers so as to make it easier for the workers to dump the waste correctly. Also, be sure to monitor regularly to ensure that the workers are dumping the waste in the respective containers.
Recycle the Waste:
This is the best way to manage the commercial waste in a positive way. Most of the waste that is being produced by your company will be recyclable. Separate all the recyclables from the non-recyclables and choose to use some recycling solution. This way, you can reduce the amount of waste being generated by your company. The lesser the waste the lesser will be the costs for disposal.
For more information on commercial waste best practices and the other ways to effectively handle your commercial waste, contact us now!