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Things are always changing and improving so we frequently publish useful articles in this section. Here you can learn more about what you can do to help support Novak Sanitary Services in our unending mission to keep the greater Sioux Falls region clean and pristine.

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Reduce Waste in the Kitchen

Chances are, you’re planning a cooking frenzy this holiday season, big or small. After all, what is Thanksgiving without a turkey feast and pumpkin pie? Christmas wouldn’t be the same without cookies and fudge and baked ham! But sometimes in all the craziness, we get a little nuts. Excess leftovers and piles of garbage on the curb. “This year will be different!” we say. But this year… we’re here to help you make a change for the better. We’ve compiled a list of ways to reduce waste during your holiday cooking.

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Big Events Rely on Novak

Novak loves a great party, which is why you’ll find our garbage and recycling bins at all of Sioux Falls area's big events. 

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Picking up Fall Yard Waste

Everyone knows when the temperature starts falling, so do your leaves. What you may not know is how easy taking care of your yard debris is with one call to Novak Sanitary Service.

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Kieffer Cares Trash Can Open

What do garbage bins, golf greens, and children have in common? They were all major players in the first ever Kieffer Cares Trash Can Open earlier this month!

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To Scoop or Not To Scoop

Is there really any question? Environmental Effects of Pet Waste

Man’s best friend. We bathe them. We feed them. We clean up their poop? Most pet owners recognize the social faux pas of not cleaning up after their four legged friends. But did you know leaving pet excrement behind is actually harming your health and the health of your loved ones – including your furry best friend?

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Perks of Being a Garbage Guy

When we think dirty jobs – we think garbage man. Tossing cans of smelly trash and riding around town in its wafting aroma. But the times they are a-changing! Be gone with garbage man stereotypes, we’re here to tell you exactly what it’s like to be a Novak garbage guy!

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U is for Upcycling

Recycling has been around for decades now, but recently a new kind of recycling has gain popularity. Upcycling, or the process of adding value to “junk” you would normally throw away or recycle by turning it into something useful for your house, wardrobe, or work.

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