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Laketown Township and City of the Village of Douglas Clean Up

Don’t forget to use your Clean-up Voucher at Chef Container! Residents are allotted 1 clean-up voucher per year. Bring 1 truck or trailer load of debris up to 5 cubic yards. No hazardous waste allowed. Extra charges may apply to tires, Freon, tv’s, etc… Get your voucher at Chef Container today before time runs out!!

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Boy with autism forms friendship with garbage truck driver

A small act of kindness turned into an unexpected friendship between a young Holland boy and a woman who drives a garbage truck.

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Chef Container & Westshore Recycling Embraces New Mission Statement

During the last 6-months Chef Container and Westshore Recycling has been working to define and adopt a new Mission statement to be universal for both organizations. After much discussion and careful thought about the key priorities of the companies in the years to come, the management team has embraced the following: Chef Container and Westshore […]

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Comfort Research Named on list of “The National Best & Brightest Sustainable Companies”

Comfort Research Named on list of “The National Best & Brightest Sustainable Companies” Grand Rapids, MI – December 18, 2014 – Chef Container has been assisting Comfort Research of Grand Rapids Michigan in achieving the highest level of sustainability known in the solid waste & recycling industry “Zero Waste”. During 2014 Comfort Research has reached […]

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Chef Container Re-commissions Detroit City Trucks For Use in Holland.

Holland, MI – December 16th – Chef Container, LLC recently purchased two of the hundreds of trucks placed up for auction in the City of Detroit’s effort to reduce its city debt. Picture: The picture above shows some of the trucks lined up for auction earlier this fall. The City of Detroit changed over from […]

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When Nothing is Something – Part 1

When Nothing Is Something Part 1 – PDF Link

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When Nothing Is Something – Part 2

When Nothing Is Something Part 2 – PDF Link

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Christmas Tree Pick Up & Drop Off Information – 2013 / 2014

Christmas has come to a close and it is time to remove those decorations and find a place to bring that evergreen Christmas tree.  Chef Container has partnered with many of the communities that offer either curbside collection or a drop-off location for their residents. In an effort to help you save time we have […]

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How to Recycle Old VHS Tapes

Last month, deep in a closet, I came across a big surprise: box after box of old VHS tapes. I don’t know why we still had them — we haven’t even owned a VCR in years — but I think we just forgot about them and left them to gather dust. But once they were […]

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SPECIAL ALERT – INCREASED BIOHAZARD RISK

Chef Container & Westshore Recycling have issued a Special Alert to all customer requesting that “Sharps” (which consist of needles & lancents) not be placed in the waste and recycle containers oe bags.  Please contact your county health department or local pharmacy to receive a “bio-hazard sharps container” and proper disposal instructions. This Alert has […]

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