The best use for a wood pallet is returning it to be used again as a pallet.
Properly maintained and managed, a well-built wood pallet is one of the most sustainable products in the marketplace. To that point, we’ve documented wood pallets in some of our pools that have been in service for over 10 years!
Pallets are the most commonly recycled products in the US with recycling rates ahead of aluminum cans or corrugated containers. However, every pallet eventually reaches a point when it is no longer efficient to return to service as a pallet.
The good news is you don’t have to scrap the pallet.
Here are some of the other end uses for wood pallets:
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Post by: John Clarke, Technical Director
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