Waste Connections Memphis offers businesses dedicated containers for cardboard recycling and they also collect bundled old corrugated cardboard (OCC) in nine communities in Tennessee and four communities in Mississippi.
Accidental exposure to medications can be a problem in the United States and it’s often in homes with young children, so it’s important to dispose of expired and old medications in the home as they present an unnecessary health risk.
Today, it’s estimated that more than 90 percent of the country has access to some type of recycling program and each American keeps more than 1.5 pounds of recyclables out of the landfill each day. Those encouraging numbers are driven by environmental concerns and, as importantly, the presence of curbside recycling programs.
Visit the News section often to learn more about the many environmentally conscious and civics-oriented efforts Waste Connections of TN supports in the greater Memphis area. We will also provide service updates, Memphis recycling and waste disposal tips and informative articles on how you can support our efforts to keep Metro Memphis safe and clean.