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What to do about all those boxes from Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping

What to do about all those boxes from Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping

You can help keep the world green by keeping your cardboard clean this holiday season. We all do it. Taking advantage of the great sales after Thanksgiving, most of us are going online and ordering items that will be delivered to our door in, you guessed it, cardboard boxes. So many of those orders are…

BIG Holiday Service Schedule

BIG Holiday Service Schedule

BIG is ready to celebrate the holidays with you! Service hours for BVR, Premier Metal Buyers, Stop and Go Potties, and our 3C customers, for the holidays are shown below. Questions about your service times or our office hours? Give us a call at 979-830-9060. No collections will take place Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day or…

Welcome 3C Disposal Customers!

Welcome 3C Disposal Customers!

A BIG welcome to our new customers! 3C Disposal has become part of BVR Waste and Recycling; a BIG Company. BIG will continue to provide the high level of waste and recycling services that you have come to know. Over the past few days, we have heard from many of you how much you appreciated…

Scary Halloween Recycling

Scary Halloween Recycling

via GIPHY Me when I realize candy wrappers can’t be recycled. Don’t be a recycling horror story. Here are five Halloween items that shouldn’t be recycled: 1. Candy wrappers: We love to eat those little wrapped candy bars but unfortunately the wrappers aren’t really plastic! They are a mixed material and can’t be recycled. I…

Case Study Building a Successful Team

Case Study – Building a Successful Team

  Building a successful team requires the right blend of offering the best service, price and integrity. In this case study, Blake Brannon explores how.

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Hidden costs of scrap metal vendors

Revenue rises to the top of your mind when you think about selling your scrap metal. Not only are you recycling your scrap, which is good for the environment, but you can bring in those additional dollars to add to the bottom line. But are you really making all you can? As a scrap metal…

renting a porta-potty

5 Tips For Renting Porta-Potties

Tip #1: How Many Portable Toilets Will I Need? We hope these 5 tips will help you in renting porta-potties! For your construction site or event, several factors come into play. How long will the toilets need to be onsite? How much traffic will be coming through and how often? Your vendor should quickly be…

3 Top Qualities Manufacturers Need In A Scrap Metal Vendor

3 Top Qualities Manufacturers Need In A Scrap Metal Vendor

Manufacturing companies are challenged in so many ways; staffing, quality assurance, uptime on equipment, fluctuations in material pricing, new technology, market conditions and inventory levels.  Wait! Did I forget to mention 90-day payment terms from their customers?  The last items typically on the list are indirect procurement costs and identifying potential savings. We are talking…

Go Green On July 4th

Go Green On July 4th

BIG is ready with a few July 4th tips for a Green Independence Day. With so many activities going on, we want to help you have an easy, environmentally friendly and safe holiday. Trash and Recycling Pick-up No worries about missing your pick-up day! BIG’s BVR garbage pick-up services will run as usual for Brenham.…

Can I Recycle This? Americans Worry They Are Recycling Trash

Can I Recycle This? Americans Worry They Are Recycling Trash

More than half of Americans do not know how to recycle, and it’s kind of a big deal. According to this new study commissioned by Covanta, 62% of Americans worry that they are recycling incorrectly, and this statistic is both extremely worrisome and disheartening to hear – especially so soon after Earth Day. According to…