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March 7, 2018

Where Does the Junk Go?

Though the most common method of waste management, landfills continue to be an awkward way to deal with garbage. A number of problems exist with city dumps, including pollution of the local environment and contamination of the soil and groundwater.
Mixtures of garbage and rotting matter together create extremely toxic fluids. Eventually these fluids will leak from any landfill. As a result, the leaking substances harm the nearby flora, fauna, and even saturate the rock and silt above the water table. Though engineers try to stop or slow this leakage, it cannot be stopped completely. In some cases, decades of gathered fluids may break through at once, causing immediate damage.
Rotting food and decaying organic waste also releases dangerous gases. A well-known greenhouse gas, carbon dioxide gets most of the attention. This means it traps heat in the earth’s atmosphere, subsequently resulting in global warming. Methane levels need to be watched closely due to the gas’ high flammability and explosive nature.
Though we can’t stop using landfills completely right now, YYC Junk Removal Calgary will recycle and reuse everything possible. The goal being making landfills our LAST stop, not the first. This not only significantly impacts the environment in a clearly positive way, but also helps improve the lives of people in need.

– R. Thome – 

 

The Advantages of Using a Reliable Junk Removal Service

Every home owner will need some kind of junk removal at some point in their lives. Face-to-face with a huge pile of garbage may be the first time most people even think about this kind of service. Especially if that huge pile of garbage seems too large for them to get rid of without help. In this moment of truth, a convenient solution is greatly appreciated!

Situations where people don’t have the resources, manpower, or time to dispose of the accumulated junk from their home definitely exist. A professional junk removal service is the best solution in these situations. Wondering whether you could use the help of a reliable junk hauling company? You’re not alone!

 

Why use a junk removal service?

By opting for junk removal services, you save both time and effort. Arrange an appointment for removal, and let the rest be taken care of by the professionals. On top of that, when a professional junk hauling company like YYC Junk Removal is on the job, you can expect this task to be finished in a fast and convenient manner. With their help you will avoid all possible hurdles. Before you know it, the task will be complete.

Furthermore, the law regulates rubbish removal activity in many cases. This means that in certain areas, like Calgary, you can’t send all junk to the landfill. Specifically, types of waste need special treatment like recycling, or disposal at defined facilities. If you don’t follow these rules and regulations, you risk sanctions. If you hire a good junk removal company you won’t have to worry about these things.

Generally, most professional companies will come to your site regardless of the size or quantity of the junk you have. Appliances, computers, garbage, office equipment, garage cleanout, estate cleanup, industrial junk, commercial junk, and moving cleanup are some wastes professionals can dispose of properly.

There are some household wastes that can pose a serious threat to our health, like thinners and paints. Electric and electronic equipment can be dangerous if left outside without any protection. A good junk removal company will know how to fix this problem. They can carefully select the waste and decide where best to send it. In some cases, it will be taken to the local landfill. On the other hand, if in proper working condition, items may be donated. Finally, some junk can be recycled. Using the help of true professionals helps protect the environment.

In case you are looking for a good junk removal Calgary option, you can absolutely count on YYC Junk Removal. With years of experience, correct licensing and certification, YYC Junk Removal is here to help both homeowners and business owners get rid of their waste.

YYC Junk Removal makes a difference in the lives of Calgarians. Founded by John Nicholby, YYC Junk continues our committment to reduce the amount of “junk” in Calgary’s landfills by sorting, recycling, reusing, and donating any junk that we pick up.

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