Logistics

Logistics Solutions Management

The team at Blue Star Company Inc., is responsible for dealing with the unique aspects of Electronics Reverse Logistics. Our management offers safe and efficient collection, transportation, and storage services with a comprehensive chain of custody-tracking throughout the process.

We work with and guide you toward the best solutions for your financial and security needs. We offer several pickup services, such aswe will provide a variety of containers for onsite collection, audit, and asset registration services. Before processing, we will provide dedicated or consolidated routes and storage. Our services also include site clearance and decommissioning. We are transparent in our reporting systems which provide the information about your data regarding shipments every time you require it.

Our management, the team at Blue Star Company, Inc.,understands the importance of the Reverse Logistics process and will provide solutions for your reverse supply chain. We take on the management of an organization to offer safety, security, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness. In this process, Blue Star Company, Inc., provides some of the best services to its customers.

Compliance Management / Take-Back and Reporting

Bluestar, Inc. knows very well that the Take-Back Regulatory Compliance multiple governmental jurisdictions are a difficult and often a disconcerting task. So we along with our partners remove this complexity from the process for making it reasonable, with eco-friendly sound solutions which fulfill all the legislative obligations and the imposed customer’s requirements.

Internal Reuse Programs

Many times it happens that the offices close down or specific departments in the organizations do not have sufficient space to store their still-in-circulation equipment, in such cases we provide services of pick up, store or utilize that equipment for our client’s convenience as per their requirements.

Logistic Services Offered by Blue Star Company, Inc.

1. Pallets for Pick Up

Livermore E-Waste offers Pallet Pick Up from all over California. Certain types of pallets are more beneficial as compared to other pallets in the market. Some organizations have specially-marked pallets including, rental pallets – these should be easily accessible. Any illegal ownership of pallets will be handled by those collecting the pallets. You may contact us regarding the reuse of pallets.

For more clarification, we have shown the table of the most popular sizes of pallets or its footprints. We have started with the largest size – 48×40. The 48×40 GMA is the largest bed style that can be recycled by any recycling industry. According to our research, the topmost country for pallet use is the U.S.A. We generate 30% of the pallets. The above examples which can be frequently renovated and amassed for resale are 48×48 drum pallet, 40×40 dairy pallet, and the 36×36 refreshment pallet.

Most Popular Pallets for Pick Up and Recycling

Pallet Size Industries Used
48×40″ Food Products
42×42″ Chemical
48×42″ Chemical
40×48″ Military
48×48″ Chemical
44×44″ Steel
40×40″ Diary
36×36″ Beverage
48×36″ Paper

Larger Pallets Useful for Dismantling and Reutilization

Properly used larger pallets can be reconverted and molded into smaller custom pallets. This assures no pallet waste. The longer pieces can be recouped from the dismantled pallets and can be molded into the required length. The pallets which are brought out in disrepair are difficult to be converted, and such pallets are disassembled for lumber recovery. Woods which cannot be used further are destroyed and sent for sale in the market. We make this our priority: Not to waste natural resources.

CHEP Pallets

CHEP is an international company that deals in pallets. Therefore, it is important for the organizations to return the pallets to the CHEP. It is not legal to take the CHEP beds. For easy accessibility to the CHEP beds, the organizations make a call to CHEP so that their pallets can be picked up and transported to the CHEP warehouses easily. CHEP has created a program where the recyclers have to repay for the cost of accumulating and restoring its pallets. In this, we can assist you with sorting, picking up and sending CHEP pallets to their warehouses.

Plastic Pallets

Plastic Pallets are available in the market in a large number of varieties. The plastic pallets remain the property of the owner. It does not specifically fall under any brand name. The owners of plastic pallets only brand their products under their name. The one proprietary pallet which must be returned is the U.S. Postal Service pallet. There are other kinds of plastic pallets also for which markets are available. They have very high value for export purposes,such as they are ISPM-15 exempt for international shipment. Though there is the availability of used plastic pallets, the exports of new and inexpensive plastic pallets have reduced the value and demand for used plastic pallets.

Plastic Pallets are available in a large number of sizes and shapes. Mainly they are marked with the owner’s information. The only exception is the U.S. Postal Service pallet which has to be returned to them. It is not that all variety of plastic pallets is confirmed, but there are certain restrictive plastic pallets also. They are usually the property of their owner regardless of whether they are left outside. Hence, the other plastics are used for trade purposes as they are ISPM-15 absolved for worldwide shipment. Our recycling services are available for all kinds of plastic pallets and we return them to the owner.

Pressed Wood Pallets

There is another type of pallet that is available in the market and we deal in it also. These pallets are called the Pressed Wood Pallets. These are the nestable pallets and are more unbending than the other plastics which are available. If they are in low volume, they can be accumulated and resold. They can be collected and then exchanged.

iGPS Pallets

iGPS is also a pallet company like that of CHEP. They also provide pallets for rent. An organization can usethem, but pallets have to be submitted to the iGPS. iGPS has installed some GPS chip in its pallets so that in case they are leaked out or lost in the system their location can be found with a GPS tracker. Livermore E-Waste provides the service of identifying, picking up the pallets from your respective location, and deliver it to the iGPS.

 2. Furniture Pick up and Recycling

Livermore E-Waste has a team of professionals who are benevolent and efficient in securely and mindfully removing all ofthe undesirable and damaged furniture which is of no further use. We always give priority to nature and work in a nature-friendly way by recycling and reusing the furniture which is in considerably-poor condition. Our efficient team provides services in reusing and recycling everything from lounge chairs to wooden furniture.

We will even provide our recycling services for tables, dressers, sleeping cushions, love seats, nursery furniture and box spring.

Our team aims at salvaging that which can be saved, and useful to others. Breathe a sigh of relief that your furniture is not being wasted or rejected. We not only reuse your discarded items, but also aid those in need. It also helps to alleviate some of the cost of our services in the form of tax-deductible receipts for any items that we are able to donate on your behalf.

As per our client’s request, we will schedule accordingly to provide a pickup of old or damaged furniture which is not of use anymore. We do this as early as possible. What’s more, in the event that we can give anything to one of our numerous philanthropy partners, we will give you a receipt for your tax deductions.

3. Container Rentals

Containers for Moving

We provide the best types of containers. They are able tostand any kind of weather conditions: snow, heat, rain, and other weather conditions which can be forecasted. We continuously research ways to make your life simpler and better. When you are ready with your pickup we are at your service and are just a call away. As per your requirements, we will deliver your items inside California. We certify that our movers are reliable, and will offer help as needed.

Storage Containers

Worried about storage? Let us provide containers and storage of items that you do not need on a daily basis. We will store your valuables at our Portable Storage Store. Just keep us updated on when you’ll need a pickup or drop-off.
Your valuables are constantly safe and protected as they are under 24/7 surveillance. We offer multiple facilities across California. Your container is available for a quick move if necessary.

We drop off, pick up, and store your items. All that you need to do is place your items inside.

 4. Styrofoam Pick up

Styrofoam is used all over the world in huge quantities because of its lightweight quality, yet, its strength has made it the best bundling material. With a rise in demand for the product, so increases the requirement for its disposal. If Styrofoam is sent to the landfill, it will never separate and if it is burned it produces harmful,toxic gases. The gifts which you receive at every occasion are wrapped and protected by a deluge of Styrofoam. Currently, the rate of recycling of form packaging in the USA is about 10-12% every year.

Livermore E-Waste requires at least 2 mass packs (bulk bags) each time we come for a pickup. You will be furnished with free bulk bags that can be picked up on a regular or on-call schedule. We gladly offer weekly pickup services to all urban communities within California.

5. Battery Pickup

Livermore E-Waste is at your service whenever you are in need for recycling services. We offer next day pickup for many diverse batteries regardless of the quantity in each corner of California.

Our team of professionals are efficient in providing custom-pickup services. We employ EPA-approved facilities to ensure safety.

We employ full-service battery recycling solutions which are well-planned and effective in reusing the batteries. We offer services for custom transportation and reuse for all kinds of batteries such as lithium-particle batteries, UPS batteries, Nickel Cadmium Batteries, lead-corrosive batteries, and Lithium-Ion Batteries and more.

We stay in compliance with the state and government laws, and we are well- equipped to recycle each and every kind of battery.

Along with next-day pickup services we also provide white-glove benefit choices whenever required. Our top-level transportation team and excellent recycling services are efficient enough to fulfill your recycling needs and we will even provide you with comprehensive documentation which will deal with the hazards and obligations until the end of the process.

We have kept environmental protection and development atopmost priority. Each day there is an increase in the risk of lead-corrosive chemicals which are sitting in the landfills. With our efficient services and your participation, we believe that we can put a stop to this global problem.

Types of batteries that we pick up:

Our expert team specializes in recycling all kinds of batteries in a completely natural and safe manner. The following is a partial list of the batteries that we recycle frequently:

Sealed Lead Acidic Batteries: Commonly used battery for engines and power storage.

Electrical Vehicle Batteries: Commonly found in trucks, commercial vehicles, and other electric vehicles.

Absolyte Batteries: Electrical storage batteries found in mission-critical applications.

UPS Batteries: Electrical storage batteries used for uninterruptible power supplies

Telecom Batteries: Often found in mission-critical equipment and communications equipment.

NiCad Batteries:Applications include aircraft, standby power, and oil & gas.

Lithium Iron Phosphate Batteries: Used in power storage and some motive applications.

Lithium-Ion Batteries: Found in laptops, cell phones, and other electronic devices.

Lithium Thionyl Batteries: Often used to power meters, circuit boards, and electronic hardware…

Industrial Batteries: Commonly found in large applications such as forklifts and trains.

Car Batteries: Lead-acid batteries used for starting vehicles.

 6. Light Bulb Pick Up and Recycling Services

Our team of professionals also provide lightbulb pickup and recycling services. For us, the environment is a major concern and our recycling process is 100% Eco-Friendly. We assure you with the best recycling process, therefore, you can contact us for spent lights and fluorescent tubes and reuse them. Compact fluorescent lights (CFLs) contain a small amount of mercury. They should be recycled in the correct way to avoid any exposure.

We recycle the following bulb and lighting products:

Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs

Fluorescent Tubes

Circular Fluorescent

U Bend Fluorescent

Plastic Coated and Shatter Shield

Spot/Flood Lamps

UV and Germicidal Lamps

Incandescent

Halogen

Cold Cathode

Metal Halide

High Pressure Sodium

Mercury Vapor

Ballasts