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5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2018

Earth Day is coming up on April 22 and it’s the perfect time to do your part to clean up the planet we call home. This year, we challenge you to implement new, earth-friendly habits into your everyday life. Not sure where to start? Sometimes, the simplest actions make the biggest impact. Here are five…

Medical Equipment Collected by 1-800-GOT-JUNK? and Donated to Mexicans in Need

Our franchise partners are always finding ways to give back to their communities. Brian Gibson, owner of 1-800-GOT-JUNK? Salt Lake City, is no exception. His franchise recently collected gently used wheelchairs, walkers and crutches for a charity in Northern Mexico. This small act of kindness provided much needed supplies to a community in need. It…

Where Does Your Junk Go?

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Junk is a bit of a mystery. We don’t really know why we hang onto it, and half the time we can’t remember how we even got it in the first place. But the biggest mystery of all is this: what happens to your junk after you get rid of it? To get a better…