3 The Issues: Animals, Birds, Wind and Over-Flowing Trash Cans Would this keep a bear out?Do these doors meet ADA requirements?
4 Water gets in and garbage gets out… VS.One-piece solid construction – once the trash goes in the can, it stays in the can!Pollutes ground water and attracts nuisance pests such as rodents, birds and insects.
7 The Solutions = Millennium Series In Ground Trash Cans & Recycling Containers
8 The Benefits 70% labor savings. Less frequent pick-up allowing redeployment of staff timeCooled by the ground naturallySelf-compacting – the more garbage that goes in, the more it compacts.Anchor flange provides stability in frost and high ground water conditionsOnce the garbage goes in the can, it stays in.No smell.No way to burn the interior waste.Helps reduce residential trash from being placed inside open containers.
9 Features of the Millennium Series Three different sizes for all applications: Millennium 1000, 2000, & 3000One piece polyethylene container, rust & decay free – no leach in or outOdor fire flangeMolded-in anchor flange for anti-flotationAll stainless steel hardwareSelf-closing counterweighted lid with seal – air & water tightLifting support rack & support rack baseDecorative Plastic or Steel skirting availableContainers have a double locking system for two padlocks to prevent vandalism
10 How do they work?8 ft. deep, buried 5 ft. in the ground(holds 4 cu. yds.)Cooler temperature slows decompositionSpecially designed flange redirects air flow for fire prevention and therefore, no smell outside closed unit.9 inch opening prevents children and small animals from getting inside and helps eliminate residential trash being deposited.
11 Pareto (90% of the complaints can be resolved by switching to the Millennium Series 3000)
12 Installation OptionsInstallation can be accomplished with an auger, a backhoe or with a vactor truck.
13 Installation is Fast Each unit can be installed in 1 hour Total cost for installation is approximately $200
14 Removal of the WasteOnce again there are number of options: Cranes
16 Present lay-out of Softball Complex: 7 cans emptied daily from May to September.2 times per day on Saturday’s and Sunday’s.189 services required at 1 hour of laborTrashcanTrashcan2 Trashcans3 Trashcans2Dumpsters
17 189 services down to only 11 services over the same period. Proposed installation of three Millennium Series 3000 units reduces labor from189 services down to only 11 services over the same period.Three Milleniums
18 Opportunities for Partnerships and Sponsorships “Adopt a Can” opportunities can be offered to local businesses.The sponsor would receive brand recognition by installing a permanent sign on the can.Facility user groups could be encouraged to sponsor a can because they benefit most from the conversion.
19 TestimonialsKerry Lasko with the City of Seattle Parks and Recreation says, “if I converted the whole parks system over, I would have a ROI in three years.”Gary Abernathy with Albany Parks and Recreation says, “they work even better than we thought.”
20 More TestimonialsChuck Van Zandt, with the City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department says, “In short, these units work exactly as described. Work smarter, not harder.”City of Portland, City of Tacoma, Tualatin Hills Parks and Recreation District, and many more are already using these units.
21 Safety Features:Helps prevent repetitive back injuries due to lifting heavy trash bags out of trash barrels (ie: off leash dog parks)Helps avoid employees being stuck by syringes and cut by glass due to lifting bags out manually.Helps employees avoid contact with physical waste.
22 Recycle OptionsThese trash cans can be used for recycling purposes as well.Smaller hole openings (4.5 inch) and good signage reduces contamination from regular trash being placed inside Millennium container.Clear plastic bags are optional to check for contamination.