Material Handling and Recycling Blog
Informative articles written by Xerowaste Solutions or our respected partners on topics of waste, recycling and material handling. Press releases included as well.
Lithium-ion Battery Technology: V-move Load Movers are Green and Ready for Tomorrow.
As we strive for a low-carbon footprint with an eye on the environment, more and more people are looking toward Lithium-ion batteries (LI) as a possible environmental and cost-effective solution to replace lead-acid batteries. The life of maintenance-free Lithium-ion...
How to measure the angle of a driveway with a phone or tablet app
An important piece of information needed for Xerowaste to recommend the correct V-move load mover is to know if there is any angle greater than 2% grade and the largest sampled value of the angle in degrees or angle expressed as a grade.How to measure the angle or...
Five ways to reduce waste management costs in condos and apartment buildings.
Time needed: 59 minutes. Five ways to reduce waste management costs in condos and apartment buildings: Step 1 - Compile Waste Analytics Determine where you have recycling that is less cost per unit than the waste cost per unit and divert to those streams of recycling....
Reducing Injuries Related to Moving Waste Bins: A New Reality
While you are working toward zero waste and looking to save money in the process, one thing you may ignore is the genuine potential for an injury to your on-site custodian related to moving totes and bins both within and to and from your site’s waste and recycling...
Rethinking textiles recycling and collection for the traditional hauler
Textiles are no different a commodity than cardboard, refundables, plastics, and other streams that have a value on the market. Non-profits agencies have marketed textiles into a donation-only image since it is so beneficial to their organization due to the current...
Smart recycling in condos can save money!
Metro Vancouver expects the Metro Vancouver BC area recycling rate to improve to 80% by 2020. All building owners and stratas will be able to help Metro Vancouver and other municipalities in BC get to their recycling goal while keeping recyclable items out of the...
Xerowaste Press Releases
XeroWaste Solutions Introduces the V-Move Walk-along Electric Tugs to Reduce Material Handling Injuries and Damage
2019-11-05 | XeroWaste Solutions is proud to have paired our waste and recycling sector expertise and material handling experience, as a distributor, with that of 50-year plus global electric tug manufacturing industry veteran, Verhagen Leiden of the Netherlands.
Easily Move Heavy Trailers Without a Semi-Tractor
2020-09-10 | Save time and money by safely moving your heavy semi-trailers in your yard without a licensed truck driver or an expensive semi-tractor with the new 2020 model V-Move© 40t semi-trailer walk-along mover.
Now You Can Easily Move a Semi-Trailer on Your Property Without a License
2019-12-10 | You now have a simple, safe and cost-effective way to move semi-trailers in your yard without using a licensed truck driver and semi-tractor with the new V-Move™ electric trailer mover.