Community Impact

Recycling gold — JK recycled 1,869 tons of materials in 2016!

At JK Moving Services, we are proud of our sustainability efforts across the company. Each year, we publish a report with the results of our eco-friendly practices. In 2016, we diverted more than 1,869 tons of materials from local landfills.

What type of materials, and how much, were we able to save from landfills?

  • Mixed Paper – 1,079,940 pounds
  • Metal – 1,474,540 pounds
  • Corrugated Cardboard – 498,740 pounds
  • Furniture – 373,850 pounds
  • Code 2/Wood – 262,060 pounds
  • E-Waste – 47,236 pounds
  • Mixed Plastic – 1,760 pounds

This year for Earth Day, we want to help you take part in our sustainability efforts. If you are interested in hosting an Earth Day event on Wednesday, April 22 at your location, JK can provide e-cycling (for computers and other electronics), document destruction (i.e., paper shredding), or hard drive destruction.

Just contact us and we can help organize an event for your company.

We are proud that we were able to divert 3,738,126 pounds of materials away from area landfills through our recycling programs and initiatives in 2016. We look forward to furthering our efforts in 2017!