Self Contained Garbage Service Of Mecklenburg County
Compactors provided in Charlotte, NC
3015 Kelly Road, Charlotte, NC 28216
If you need to dispose large volumes of garbage in a minimal space, our self-contained compactors, or breakaway compactors, are the perfect solution. We offer several kinds of compactors great for anything from mixed solid and food waste, to paper and cardboard waste. These high-powered hydraulic compactors compress your garbage to one fourth of original space. Ranging up to 40 yards, our large self-contained compactors are ideal for factories, grocery stores, apartment complexes, shopping malls and more.
Small Space and Large Volume
For limited space and high garbage volume, our front loading compactors are the perfect solution. Easily situated in small areas, front loading compactors are well suited for restaurants or apartment complexes, providing a reduced-odor alternative to the typical front loading dumpster. We also offer recycling services to fit your specific need and provide an environment friendly solution.
Compactors Make it Easy
Renting a compactor is simple. You fill it up, the compactor does the work, and we haul it away –easy as that. Servicing your self-contained compactor can be as frequent as once a week depending on your volume. Our self-contained compactors are highly durable, reliable and safe.
Find the right self-containing compactor that fits your needs and budget.
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Do I need to secure a permit to rent a dumpster?
In most cases, the answer is “no.” However, you may need to obtain a right of way use permitif you plan to place the dumpster on the side of a city street.
Your dumpster rental provider can help with this process or take care of it for you.
- As of 2014, there are no fees for this type of permit.
Mecklenburg County has a list of approved waste haulers
Homeowners, business owners and construction/demolition customers can choose a waste and recycling hauler from a list of approved companies.
You are free to choose an approved, licensed hauler for curbside service and dumpster rentals.
Commercial dumpster customers need to separate paper/cardboard
By law commercial customers must separate paper and cardboard from other waste in an effort to reduce landfill waste and increase recycling rates.
This ordinance only applies to businesses that produce 16 cubic yards or more waste per week. There are other situations where a business could be exempt from this ordinance, as well.
Call the City of Charlotte Mecklenburg County 3-1-1 hotline if you have additional questions on dumpster permitting, regulations, recycling or related information.
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What type of waste is not allowed in a dumpster?
Certain wastes are banned from dumpsters for environmental reasons. Local, state and federal laws govern what’s allowed to be dumped at landfills and disposal services must stick to these guidelines. These are the most common prohibited items:
- Household hazardous wastes (HHW), such as cleaners, bleach, paint and other chemicals
- Automobile fluids, such as motor oil, antifreeze and brake fluid
- Explosives, such as fireworks
- Any flammable liquid
- Sealed 55-gallon barrels
- Scrap tires
- Lead-acid batteries (e.g., car batteries)
- Debris containing asbestos
- Certain appliances that contain toxic chemicals, such as refrigerators containing Freon
All of our drivers complete a rigorous safety and training program that is unparalleled in the industry. Our drivers make every effort to place the dumpsters in the customer’s preferred location. However, our drivers are not permitted to place containers in unsafe locations or where damage to property is likely to result.