Aerosol cans and bottles being recycled

Recycling 101: Glass

Glass is a very unique material. It can be endlessly recycled without loss in quality or purity, something no other food and beverage packaging option can claim. Over a ton of natural resources are saved for every ton of glass recycled. Being conscious of recycling these materials will reduce emissions and consumption of raw materials, […]

Recycling 101: Plastics

Plastic is one of the most frequently used materials today. Considering it’s often recycled wrong, proper end of life management is key.  According to the National Recycling Coalition and the U.S. EPA, Americans throw away 2.5 million plastic bottles every hour. Recycling one ton of plastic bottles saves the equivalent energy usage of a two person household […]

Recycling 101: Paper

There are endless reasons why recycling should be a priority in our everyday lives. Not only does it save natural resources, it also saves energy, reduces greenhouse emissions and is great for our economy. The next few blogs will be dedicated to recycling. Curb recycling is the biggest way each home can heavily contribute to recycling. […]

Waste Free Holiday from Aerosolv and Katec

Waste Free Holiday

Is it possible to obtain a waste free Holiday? I believe it is! Waste seems to be a byproduct during this time of year, but it doesn’t have to be. Below are some practical ways to cut out waste this Holiday season. Real Tree vs. Artificial Which is more environmentally friendly? This is an ongoing […]

Aerosol Can Recycling from Katec

Recycling What's In Your Can

The most apparent benefit when recycling is reducing waste and contributing to possible upcycling. Recycling is a key factor in maintaining and building a clean planet. Another great benefit of Aerosolv is the collection of all residual liquids. One 55-gallon drum can collect residual liquids of 4,000 spent aerosol cans. There are many Aerosolv users who […]

Saving The World One Can at a Time...

Landfills are the most common organized type of waste disposal. Recognized around the world, this is how most people discard of their trash. Living in the 21st century, there are new and improved systems presenting themselves on a regular basis. We believe our aerosol can recycling system is the only way to dispose of your […]

Upcycling from Aerosolv blog

Commit to Upcycling

In this day and age you can do just about anything yourself, thanks to blogs and Pinterest.  Now, not only can we continue to recycle things but we can start repurposing our waste and upcycling it. Old pallets turned into into a table, a coat hanger, a backsplash and even a composting bin! This is […]

Aerosol Can Recycling from Aerosolv and Katec Incorporated

A lot of major industries utilize aerosol cans.  The hair industry, the food industry, the car industry and most definitely the art industry. What happens to an aerosol can after it leaves your hand?  It hits your trashcan and then pressurized aerosol cans are typically lab packed and sealed in a drum to be processed as […]

How much do you know about aerosol cans?

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Aerosol?

(a.k.a. The Most Fun Quiz On Earth) Aerosol cans probably aren’t the first thing you think about when you wake up, or the last image you hold in your mind before you fall asleep (unless you have a poster of the movie Hairspray on your ceiling for some reason) (hey, it’s a great movie) (and […]

recycle clothing

Keep your Clothes out of Landfills

I’m not sure what your New Year’s resolution consisted of, but H&M might be the ticket if it had anything to do with “doing more good”!  H&M launches it’s “Long Live Fashion” program.  Exactly as the name implies, the program allows fashion, clothing in particular, to outlive its first owner.  By bringing a bag of […]

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