​Recycling Savings Calculator

The Armstrong Recycling/Diversion Savings Calculator lets you track your diversion and recycling savings online. Print, email, or download to show your savings! Call the Armstrong Ceiling Recycling Center at 1-877-276-7876 to register your project now, or receive additional information.

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General Project Information

What would it cost to throw it away?

One cubic yard of dumpster space holds about 200 square feet of tile - so a 30-cubic-yard dumpster holds between 6,000 to 7,000 square feet.

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What would it cost to recycle?

Recycling cost will vary based on recycling method (pallet or container/bale). Pallet (4x4 pallet, 6'high = 1400-1700 sf of tile). Bale (estimated weight = 1000lbs).

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Total Estimated Recycling Costs
Total Estimated Cost to throw tiles away