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What Is Typical with Commercial Waste?

August 5, 2020

Commercial waste is defined as any type of trash or waste generated through commercial operations. This means it does not include any industrial, household or agricultural waste. Commercial businesses of all types must consider how they will manage and dispose of their waste. The good news is that there are plenty of waste management companies that will be able to help you develop a strategy for your waste management to ensure you’re able to dispose of all of your junk safely and efficiently, while also minimizing your environmental impact. Here’s an overview of what you can expect from a strong... View Article

COVID-19 and Job Safety in Waste Management

July 31, 2020

Residential waste management remains an essential service during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toledo, OH. While trash collection and other waste disposal services are necessary, they must also be conducted safely so we do not put our workforce at risk and cause larger problems from a labor shortage. Klumm Bros. is committed to containing COVID-19 spread and keeping our customers and employees safe. Here are six precautions being taken now to reduce the risks of COVID-19: Adjust attendance policy: A primary concern is that workers will face reduced wages as COVID-19 affects work attendance. If there are penalties, exposed workers may... View Article

Do You Have a Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan?

July 17, 2020

Every building demolition in Toledo, OH must have a Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP). These plans outline measures for preventing water pollution and water erosion. Experienced construction preparation companies like Klumm Bros. are well-versed in not only preventing polluted stormwater, but also explaining how we do it so you do not get in trouble for presenting an incomplete SWPPP. If you are preparing to demolish a building or start another construction project, here are the requirements of an SWPPP: Site descriptions: The site description starts off with a name and address and continues into the activities performed there. There are... View Article

Household Recycling: How to Get It Right

June 10, 2020

Everyone knows that recycling is important, but a lot of people don’t know how to recycle properly. Whether you’ve been recycling for decades or you’re just getting started, there are some simple tips that can make recycling easier and maximize the benefits of your efforts. For advice about how to start recycling in Toledo, OH, keep reading. How to start recycling in Toledo, OH There is a lot of information out there about recycling, and it can be difficult to determine the best way to approach it in your household. Understanding some essential information about recycling of different materials can... View Article

Five Residential Trash Pickup Options

May 27, 2020

Garbage pickup is very important when it comes to removing waste safely and in compliance with relevant regulations and laws. However, it can be challenging to determine which trash pickup options in Toledo, OH are right for your particular needs. Learning more about some of your trash pickup options can make it easier for you to choose the service that’s right for you. There are different trash pickup options that offer various benefits and drawbacks for various applications. The best option for you depends on what your needs are and how much junk, garbage or debris you need to dispose... View Article