How to get rid of almost Anything [Infographic]

Whether it’s a mattress, an old appliance or construction debris, when you’ve got something you need to trash, it’s not always as easy as throwing it in the weekly pickup. Large items need special care in order to be taken away — and, more than that, they need intentionality in their disposal if you want to minimise their resulting impact on the environment. That means, when you want to dispose of something but don’t know how to do it, you need a basic understanding of where and how to get rid of goods.

Is it possible to dispose of goods without contributing to the 220 annual tons of waste generated in the United States? What do you do with items that won’t fit into regular trash pickup? The answer to these questions lies within the field of waste management.

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Reusing Old Tires / Tyres (from bikes, cars, trucks…)

Updated: July 2018

*Approximately, one tire is discarded per person per year. Tires are also often recycled for use on basketball courts and new shoe products.

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ReStyled Rubber Bike Tire Stamps

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