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Your Partner In Education Recycling & Site Furnishings

Max-R doesn’t just sell custom waste and recycling bins. We partner with schools to build successful sustainability programs.

Whether you’re looking to increase your waste diversion rates, establish a new recycling program, or add sustainably built furnishings to your campus, we’ll work with you to customize a bin to meet all of your unique needs.

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Working With You For Long-Term Recycling Success

Project Planning Help

Overwhelmed and unsure where to start? Our sales team will walk your property and learn more about your facility’s unique needs and goals. If you already have a project plan in place, fill us in on your objectives — we’ll work with our design team to bring your vision to life.

Consultative Process

Our experienced sales team are experts in the industry. In addition to meeting your aesthetic goals, they’ll help you optimize bin placement and avoid common mistakes to ensure that your bins meet your serviceability needs.

Enduring Quality

Field-tested and continually redesigned, Max-R bins outlast every competitor in the market. Our products are built to last using quality materials and manufactured in-house to ensure that your furnishings will withstand years of daily use.


Coordinated Campus Furnishings

Explore Max-R’s expanded line of beautiful, outdoor furniture including benches, picnic tables, chairs and more!

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Customize Your Bins

Choose a Collection. Choose Your Options. Make It Yours.

Want to try your hand at designing a bin before speaking with one of our experts? Experience Customization Made Easy® with the Max-R Product Configurator. Start with one of our nine signature collections and walk through our customization process to create your ideal waste and recycle bin for outdoor or indoor applications.

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Case Studies

Bates College wanted to give students the option to dispose of leftover liquids, so Max-R’s engineering and design team went to work to develop a custom solution for this non-traditional waste stream.

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Tips, tricks and trends from Max-R’s resident sustainability experts.

Waste Audit Checklist

Ready to align sustainability within your mission? Uncover additional recycling opportunities on your campus with the help of our detailed Waste Audit Checklist.

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How Do Your Sustainability Efforts Contribute To Student Recruitment?

Imagine you are a wide-eyed 18-year-old presented with one of the first major decisions of your life. What makes you choose one campus over another?

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The Road to Achieving Zero Waste at Your Next Event

Working towards and achieving a zero waste event may seem like a daunting task. Yes, it is not an easy feat to divert all of your waste away from landfill; however there are several common strategies to working towards a zero waste goal at your next event.

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Accomplishing our waste diversion goals is dependent on quality infrastructure and educational initiatives. The Max-R multi-bin sets not only do this, but provide a branded story consistent with our mission and goals. Since their arrival, they have helped us jump from 29% to 55% in waste diverted from the landfill.

Riley Smith

Head of Sustainability
Saint Mary's College of California

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Got questions or need help finding the right custom bins for your school? Fill out this quick form or simply give us a call at (855) 204-3560.

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Explore Our Featured Collections

Halston Collection

Built for a lifetime of use, the Halston collection of indoor and outdoor waste and recycling bins is constructed of recycled plastic Max-R Lumber™ and offer the ideal palette for adding your school logo and colors.

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Royal Collection

The Royal Collection of waste and recycling bins will help your sustainability efforts shine! Brushed aluminum panels and stainless steel tops offer a sleek alternative to our recycled lumber collections.

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Rounds Collection

Keep athletic fields, playgrounds and other outdoor campus spaces neat and tidy with our Rounds collection. Our economical outdoor round bins are available in a variety of gallon capacities with up to three stream collections to meet your outdoor trash and recycling collection needs.

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