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Abt Recycling Stats: How We Go Green

abt recycling center with Abt trucks in bays against a cloudy blue sky

Earth Day is just a few weeks away, but going green is a year-round commitment at Abt. Solar panels, EV charging stations and our massive recycling center empower us to make the best decisions for our company and our planet. The Abt Recycling Center helps us reduce tons of waste and is a great resource for customers, too. Yes, you can recycle your old televisions and appliances with Abt. Or maybe you’ve just gotten a delivery from us; we take care of that waste, too, whether it’s recycling the boxes your new appliances came in or the old TV we just hauled away for you. Helping eliminate waste is a major priority for our company, and it shows.

We have the numbers to prove it, too. On average, the Abt Recycling Center recycles:

  • 3.5 million pounds of cardboard
  • 800,000 pounds of Styrofoam
  • 1.2 million pounds of TVs
  • 21 million pounds of appliances

Interior of the Abt recycling center and conveyor belt

In addition to our recycling efforts, Abt’s rooftop solar panels help reduce our environmental impact and reduce daily energy costs. Our 5,700 solar panels in total help us produce 2.3 megawatts of electricity. 

Make Going Green a Lifestyle with Abt

Earth Day is a great reminder to protect the planet, but it’s not the only day you can do so. If you’re looking for more ways you can cut your carbon footprint (and maybe save some money), check out Abt’s Green Initiatives. From transitioning to LED light bulbs to unplugging appliances when not in use, we’ve gathered all of our energy-efficient tips and put them all in one place. If you have questions about the center or the products we can recycle, call our award-winning customer support team at 847-954-4100.

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