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Glass Bottle Collection & Recycling Services

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000533872

Bid Title: Glass Bottle Collection & Recycling Services

Agency Bid No. Title: 926594

Received Date: 04/06/2016

Close Date: 04/22/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Nashville, Tennessee

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to: Metro Public Works has over 200 trash customers in the Nashville downtown core area that utilize 96gallon trash carts for collection. Of those 200 customers, approximately 36 locations are bars andrestaurants with large amounts of glass bottles. Public Works is interested in contracting with a companyto provide containers, collection and recycling services to those businesses with large amounts of glass.Currently, a two person crew picks up twice a day, seven days/week in the downtown area including thebars and restaurants. Approximately 190 carts (96 gallon rolling carts) are located at businesses with largeamounts of glass. Additionally, some businesses stack glass in boxes on the ground next to the trashcarts.While Metro Public Works does not have information on the exact amount of glass produced bydowntown bars and restaurants, it is believe that on average approximately 5.5 tons of glass is collectedthrough the trash collection program each day or approximately 190 carts (96 gallon rolling carts) emptiedtwice/day seven days/week. It is important to note that there are higher volumes of trash on weekends andon nights with large downtown events.

Product Code: 92677

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Metropolitan Government of Nashville And Davidson County

State: Tennessee

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Terri Troup, Division of Purchases PO BOX 196301, Nashville, Tennessee, 37203

Phone: 615-862-6669




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