Yearly Archives: 2016

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Halloween “Spookiness” at the Bay Disposal Office!

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Tropical Depression Update for Dare County, NC

A Monday “Public Service Announcement” for all our customers in Dare County, North Carolina!  View the PDF link below to read more about why Dare County, NC residents should be monitoring Tropical Depression #8 as this storm is currently on track to hit the Outer Banks starting Tuesday 8/30 through Wednesday 8/31.

If you’re an Dare County, […]

Improving the Residential Newport News Recycling Program

Newport News, a Hampton Roads city on the Virginia Peninsula, is making strides in improving its current residential recycling program by making it simpler for residents to recycle by not requiring them to “sort” items as either paper, plastic or glass. This current system used by Newport News Recycling Program does have one disadvantage though;  items […]

Bay Disposal Acquires All Virginia Environmental Solutions!

Earth Day 2016: Thinking Globally – Acting Locally

Trash Attack! Kill Devil Hills Clean Up Event on March 12, 2016

Bay Disposal and Recycling was proud to be a rental container provider and vendor at this year’s Trash Attack! Kill Devil Hills Clean Up Event earlier this month on March 12th!

Per their Facebook page, the KDH Public Services Department was able to collect and dispose of 21 cubic yards of garbage through the combined efforts […]

Getting Rid of Odd Items in your Home

If you have every moved—and who hasn’t—you inevitably needed to do an inventory of what was going with you and what wasn’t. In many cases you probably come across some unusual items or large items that you’re not quite sure how to process.

Here are some recycling tips and disposal advice that may help:

For items that […]

Recycling Energy Efficient Light Bulbs

Compact Fluorescent (CFL) light bulbs, also sometimes knows as Energy Efficient Light Bulbs, use up to 75% less energy and last up to 10 times longer than incandescent bulbs. However, since CFLs contain a small amount of mercury, they should not be thrown in the trash or in your regular recycling bin.

In fact, the Environmental […]

Sponsorship and Corporate Donations Make It Good to Give AND Receive!

Bay Disposal & Recycling is not only concerned with handling waste in the most efficient and ecologically sound ways possible for Hampton Roads and northeastern North Carolina, we’re also interested in giving back to the communities in which we operate!

As a part of our Sponsorship and Corporate Giving initiatives, we routinely work with local companies, […]