Yearly Archives: 2013

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Happy Earth Day from AYD Waste Management

It’s Earth Day, 2013, and to celebrate, we thought we would talk about some of the positive things going on in the recycling and waste management industries.

The waste management and recycling industries are continuing to improve their methods of dealing with landfills and other collection methods, according to the EPA’s Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program’s most […]

By |April 22nd, 2013|Blog, Recycling, Waste Management|Comments Off on Happy Earth Day from AYD Waste Management

Responsible Waste Management Reduces Greenhouse Emissions

AYD Waste Services strives to be a responsible waste management company by recycling any materials that we can. Reduction and recycling have more environmental benefits than just energy and resource consumption reduction. Did you know that landfills contribute to global warming through greenhouse gas emissions? According to the Environmental Protection Agency,  decomposition that occurs in landfills […]

By |April 8th, 2013|Blog, Dumpster Rentals, Recycling, Waste Management|Comments Off on Responsible Waste Management Reduces Greenhouse Emissions

Choose a Responsible Dumpster Rental Company in Austin

AYD Waste Management in Austin, Texas recycles any materials that we possibly can after we pick up our dumpsters from a site. This is because we know that as a country, America generates hundreds of millions of tons of garbage every year (according to the Environmental Protection Agency) and that most of this goes into […]

By |April 8th, 2013|Blog, Dumpster Rentals, Recycling, Waste Management|Comments Off on Choose a Responsible Dumpster Rental Company in Austin

Choose a Waste Management Company that Recycles Drywall

Gypsum drywall can be recycled to prevent landfill crowding, odor, and environmental problems. Gypsum drywall contains sulfate, and when drywall is disposed of in a landfill, water can dissolve this sulfate, leaching it into the ground. This can easily cause groundwater contamination, which can cause a domino effect of serious problems through neighboring ecosystems.

Recycling drywall […]

By |April 1st, 2013|Blog, Waste Management|Comments Off on Choose a Waste Management Company that Recycles Drywall

March Madness: Early Rounds Come to Austin For First Time in 18 Years

The March Madness NCAA’s men’s basketball tournament will be coming to Austin for the sixth time ever this Friday and Saturday when the University of Texas will host  early-round games. This is pretty exciting for us in Austin because we don’t get March Madness tournaments here often. South by Southwest usually overlaps it by too much, […]

By |March 18th, 2013|Blog|Comments Off on March Madness: Early Rounds Come to Austin For First Time in 18 Years

Al Wadzinski Makes Awesome Recycled Art

This guy is in New York, but we are in the business of recycling, so we thought we’d share some of Al Wadzinski’s really cool recycled art pieces. He doesn’t just make these great pieces out of trash, but he uses found and recycled materials, meaning that he’s keeping a lot of would be junk […]

By |March 12th, 2013|Blog, Recycling|Comments Off on Al Wadzinski Makes Awesome Recycled Art

How Many Leprechauns Fit in a 40 Yard Dumpster?

How many leprechauns could you fit in a dumpster? Well, it pretty much depends on the size of your dumpster and the girth of your leprechauns. But, for the sake of argument, let’s take our 40 yard construction dumpsters and say that all of your leprechauns have kept up with their gym memberships. Why do […]

By |March 7th, 2013|Blog, Construction Dumpsters, Dumpster Sizes|Comments Off on How Many Leprechauns Fit in a 40 Yard Dumpster?

AYD Waste is an Environmentally Friendly Business!

AYD Waste has been added to eco-web.com’s Green Pages, an online directory of environmentally friendly businesses and organizations! According to eco-web.com, Green Pages seeks to “support market-based solutions to environmental problems by providing a platform to promote innovative, clean and efficient technologies.”

We are honored that Green Page’s sees that we fit the bill for an […]

By |March 4th, 2013|Blog, Recycling, Waste Management|Comments Off on AYD Waste is an Environmentally Friendly Business!

The Purpose of Roll Off Dumpsters

Roll off dumpsters are very purposely in the city of Austin, Texas. There are even some local governments not located in the city that roll or buy roll offs for their citizens’ waste. Commercial businesses need roll offs for their waste and could get in big trouble for not having one for this very reason. […]

By |February 27th, 2013|Blog, Roll Off Dumpsters|Comments Off on The Purpose of Roll Off Dumpsters

Being a Local Waste Management Company Makes a Difference

Let’s face it, there are many waste management companies out there. However, the fact that AYD Waste is local makes a huge difference. Like you, we live in Austin and we want to enjoy the beauty of all that it has to offer. Unlike the large big box companies or broker services for waste management, […]

By |February 18th, 2013|Blog, Waste Management|Comments Off on Being a Local Waste Management Company Makes a Difference