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Frequently Asked Questions

Ordering recycling and waste containers is not like ordering a number one combo at your favorite fast food restaurant and we understand that! Below are some of our frequently asked questions from our customers. If you can’t find the answer to your question, shoot us a question via our contact page and we’ll be happy to answer it for you!

 

 

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FAQs: General

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How do I become a distributor?

Please contact us directly at 1-800-565-9931 to speak with a representative. Our team will walk you through the process on how you can get in on the action of selling the best recycling containers on the planet!

Where can I purchase small quantities of recycling and waste containers?

If you’re interested in purchasing small quantities of recycling and waste containers, using our retail site and purchasing the container online is a great solution. Simply click the “Shop Online” tab at the top of the page. This will lead you directly to our Online Store where you’ll be able to purchase your desired containers.

Is there any recycled content in your products?

All of our products are made with at least 35% recycled content and are 100% recyclable!

Where do you get the recycled content for your bins?

While the durability of our recycling bins is consistent, the type of recycled material we use for our recycling containers varies! To ensure we’re environmentally conscious, we use as much scrap material from other facilities, coffee packages, potato chip bags, older recycling bins and any other recycled plastics we can get our hands on.

Where are your containers made?

All of our products are proudly made at a number of locations across North America!

FAQs: Products

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Can labels and signage be customized?

Of course! We are happy to customize any bin we offer with whichever signage and labeling you desire. If you have an idea in mind, simply contact us and we will provide you with a free mock-up for your customized bin.

What are the advantages to having a lift lid on my organics container?

Take the ick factor out of centralized organic collection with the Vented Lift Lid. Not only will you not have to see your collection contents, but with our optional vented lid you won’t have to smell them either. Thanks to an activated charcoal filter, odors will be absorbed and unwanted smells eliminated!

Why would I want a filter on my organics lift lid?

Composting can be a smelly endeavor if you don’t have a filter on your organics container. Thanks to the activated charcoal filter on our Lift Lids, odors are absorbed and unwanted smells are eliminated.

Where can I purchase replacement carbon filters?

Replacement filters can be purchased through your dedicated sales representative or by on our online store at store.buschsystems.com

How often should I replace the carbon filters?

Please remember to change your filters every 3-4 months! It’s not that it’ll be devastatingly smelly after that time; it just won’t be as nice as a fresh one.

What is the most durable recycling container?

All of our recycling containers are designed with durability in mind and are subject to vigorous testing in applicable conditions. Choosing the most durable recycling container depends on what you’ll be using the container for. We suggest you get a hold of one of our Sales Representatives to discuss your options!

What is the best container for a healthcare facility?

Smaller capacity bins should be used at desks and larger recycling bins should be used in high traffic areas. Health Care facilities also generate an enormous amount of confidential documents which must be kept in a secured bin until they are shredded.

However! Everyone’s needs are different so we suggest you speak with one of our sales representatives so they can help make sure you make the right choice.

What is the best recycling bin for a college/university/school?

Our Waste Watcher Series have proven to be very popular amongst College & Universities – due to their versatility and customization options.  They work great for hallways and classrooms and allow for signage to help educate students. Our stainless steel recycling containers—the Boka Series—are sure to add a sparkle to any library, hallway or interior entrance way.

However! Everyone’s needs are different so we suggest you speak with one of our sales representatives so they can help make sure you make the right choice.

What is the best recycling bin for a large venue?

In a large venue that has a lot of foot traffic means a lot of recyclables, luckily Busch has several indoor recycling container options so you’ll be able to find the right bin to fit your space.

However! Everyone’s needs are different so we suggest you speak with one of our sales representatives so they can help make sure you make the right choice.

What is the best recycling bin for an event or stadium?

Events are perfect for collecting recyclables, lots of people are coming to the venue most likely there isn’t permanent recycling or waste containers, temporary options are available – check out our Event recycling containers page for the perfect options!

However! Everyone’s needs are different so we suggest you speak with one of our sales representatives so they can help make sure you make the right choice.

FAQs: Shipping & Receiving

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Who should I call regarding my current order status?

Contact your dedicated sales representative for the latest information on your orders status!

How long does it take to ship my order?

This completely depends on the order you have placed and your location. We’re dedicated to getting your order to you as soon as humanly possible; however there are many variables in the recycling bin industry! Contact your dedicated sales representative to find out how long it would take to ship an order to your location.

Do you ship your products to anywhere in the United States?

Of course! We will ship anywhere in the United States. From the East Coast all the way to California.

FAQs: Ordering

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I don't have a PayPal account to purchase the container, how do I pay?

You do not need PayPal to complete your purchase. Click on the PayPal link and it will take you to a page where you can choose your preferred method of payment.

Do you sell direct or do I have to go through a reseller?

We sell all of the products on our website directly to you so you don’t have to go through a reseller if you don’t feel like it.

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