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Pandemic Safety Signage Through the Ages

With the onset of Covid-19 more and more businesses are scrambling to meet required regulations for signage and have signs and printing that can help their customers. They need to help direct their clients, keep them informed, and keep everyone safe. 

This feels new, having to post signs to protect people during a pandemic, but it isn’t. In fact, it’s a variation on an old theme of protection, prevention, and education. 

Signs were how the population was informed in the Spanish Flu of 1918. Famous signs then were ones in theaters that said, “Pneumonia is prevalent throughout America. This theater conforms with government guidelines for health, you should too.  If you feel sick, go home and go to bed until you are well.” Posters with advice, “Sneeze into your handkerchief, don’t scatter.” And “Don’t put your fingers or pencils in your mouth.”  “Careless coughing, spitting, or sneezing spreads pneumonia and tuberculosis.”

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Benefits of Industrial Recycling

Industrial recycling is great for both your company and the environment. All industries produce some amount of waste. Most of it is recyclable or reusable. Working with a waste management company like Oates Environmental is a good idea. They can provide you with recycling tips and help you minimize your impact on the environment. The primary benefits of industrial recycling include:

  1. Cost Reduction

Industrial recycling can help you save money. You avoid the cost of disposing of unused materials. If your industry finds ways to reuse waste products, you may not need to buy them. Recycling may improve your bottom line.

Additionally, it may help you reduce the cost of raw materials. If, for example, your company recycles aluminum, you can save a lot of money. It is one of the easiest materials to recycle and you get to save up to half of your production expenses.

  • Saving Energy and