The ability to throw things into a trash can or dumpster and have them hauled away is a wonderful convenience of our modern world. It helps you keep your home and your community clean and healthy. It is also particularly helpful when you are doing large projects and need to clear out your materials. However, just because you have a dumpster to throw things into doesn’t mean that you can throw away anything you want. Due to safety and environmental concerns, there are a few things that you need to keep out of your dumpster.
#1 Paints and Solvents: the chemicals and oils in paints and solvents can contaminate water sources and should not be thrown away in the dumpster. Continue reading