What is the life expectancy of a snowblower? The life expectancy of a snowblower depends on many factors, such as how often it is used and the type of maintenance that is performed. Generally speaking, if a snowblower is properly maintained and not used too frequently then it can last anywhere between 5 to 10 […]


What are the most common types of screws? The most common types of screws are Phillips head, flathead, hex head, socket cap, and self-tapping screws. Phillips head screws have a cross-shaped head with a small indentation that allows for use with an appropriate screwdriver. Flathead screws have a thin top with a flat bottom that’s […]


What recyclable materials are in a scanner? A scanner may contain recyclable materials such as plastic, metal, glass and circuit boards. All of these components can be recycled or reused depending on the type of scanner and the condition of its parts. Although Cohen only recycles metal, learn more about where to recycle non-metal materials. […]

Routers and Modems

What recyclable materials are in routers and modems? Routers and modems typically contain a combination of different types of recyclable materials such as plastics, metals, glass and circuit boards. Plastics can be found in the housing that surrounds the device and in many cases on internal components such as connectors, buttons and knobs. Although Cohen […]


WHERE CAN I RECYCLE MY RIMS? When it comes to disposing of old car rims or wheels, recycling them is an eco-conscious option that also helps reduce waste in landfills. Most recycling centers, such as Cohen, accept metal rims for recycling. It is always a good idea to check in advance before bringing in old […]


WHY SHOULD I RECYCLE MY USED REFRIGERATOR? It’s actually illegal to throw away refrigerators. The valuable appliance components may yield a monetary return if recycled. What are some STIPULATIONS FOR RECYCLING REFRIGERATORS? If the refrigerator is intact, including the compressor and/or intact coolant lines, there is a $15 handling charge per unit. This is to […]


How is recycling rebar beneficial? Recycling rebar saves energy and resources, reduces air and water pollution, and creates jobs. It also helps reduce the amount of waste that would have to be disposed of in landfills or incinerators. Recycled rebar is just as strong as new rebar, so recycling does not compromise on structural integrity. […]


Why are radiators no longer used? Radiators have become less popular as central heating systems have become more efficient and reliable. Many newer homes are now built with forced-air systems that provide heat through ducts and vents in the walls, ceilings, or floors. These systems are more energy-efficient than radiators and require less maintenance.  What […]

Radiator (Auto)

How does recycling my radiator help the environment? Recycling your radiator helps the environment in a number of ways. Firstly, it reduces the amount of metal and other materials that would otherwise end up in landfills. This helps to reduce landfill waste and associated pollution. Secondly, recycling your radiator means fewer resources are required to […]

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