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How to Start Composting

What is Composting? Compost is decomposed organic matter. Composting is a natural process of recycling organic material such as leaves and vegetable scraps and turning them into a rich soil. Compost is different from fertilizer, as compost feeds the soil and fertilizer feeds the plants. Compost is what gets added to soil to help plants… Read More…

What is Green Waste

Green waste is a term that was coined to refer to organic waste that can decompose and has a high concentration of nitrogen. It is vital because it can be used for a variety of purposes such as the production of renewable energy, manufacturing topsoil, and sewage disposal. Green garden waste (materials such as leaves,… Read More…

Recycling Made Easy

It seems to be unanimous. Americans don’t know how to recycle! It is found that many people aren’t provided with enough information regarding recycling or don’t understand what can and can’t be recycled, causing them to recycle incorrectly. Resulting in what’s called “wish-cycling”. The term “wish-cycling” is the practice of tossing questionable items in the… Read More…

Sustainable vs Eco-friendly

Being “Eco-friendly”or “environmentally friendly” simply means having a lifestyle that is better for the environment. Sustainability sets the focus on the future. It means the item or action is generating environmental, social and economic benefits, while not using up too many resources or causing pollution.  Sustainability includes eco-friendly activities and green products, but green doesn’t… Read More…

America Recycles Day, November 15th!

America Recycles Day is a nationally-recognized day that celebrates and promotes recycling in the U.S and falls on November 15th. On this day, people are encouraged to spread the word about the benefits of recycling and to practice recycling themselves. So be sure to find a recycling program near you so that you can recycle… Read More…

Got Dirt? No problem!

Removing dirt is not so easy. It requires a lot of labor and the right equipment to haul it away. For the Earthwise Crew its no biggie. We are use to big jobs. We’ve hauled almost Half a million pounds of dirt altogether! We can carry about 8 cubic yards of dirt in our trailers… Read More…

Earthwise Hauling is the only Socal Company that’s licensed!

Hiring an uninsured contractor is one risk you don’t need to take! Why not? Because it just isn’t worth it. When looking for a junk removal company, care should be taken to make sure that they are insured. Here’s why. Let’s say you need your old broken fridge hauled away. Seems simple enough, right? It… Read More…

4 Skills Kids Can Learn Through Waste Management At Home

As our planet is experiencing tough times with global warming and plastic pollution, all people need to take action to stop the irreversible changes. Even small humans’ contribution is valuable. As everything starts at our homes, waste management at home can be your first step towards making our planet a cleaner and safer place. And… Read More…

‘Green Lights Initiative’

Recycling at home or work has become part of our daily routine, but one ubiquitous device that still raises questions over disposal is light bulbs. Do they go out with the normal trash? Get tossed in recycling containers? Do you save them for the next neighborhood e-waste event? The answers aren’t easy, thanks in part… Read More…

City of Irvine taking initiative to help the Environment.

Rather than waiting for broad national changes that aren’t likely to come soon, Irvine will join a handful of Orange County cities with their own plans for reducing harm to the environment. The city is in the beginning stages of creating a climate action plan, which will outline how it can reduce greenhouse gas emissions and… Read More…

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