Adelaide Rubbish Dump: Recycling Takes A Hit From Energy Prices

Adelaide Rubbish Dump: in our blogs we like to promote the good news relating to waste management and recycling – and make our customers and readers aware of new projects and initiatives that can help them reduce costs and boost recycling.   However, of course – sometimes there can be negative developments – and today we will cover how electrical and power bills are making recycling harder for recycling facilities….

Melbourne Landfill: Could Landfills Be The Power Stations Of The Future?

In 2018 – a Melbourne landfill would quite rightly not be regarded as the leading edge in environmental progress.   Landfills have had a really bad reputation and image for a number of years.   The recent ABC expose of the waste management industry certainly did not paint them in a great light. Landfills are usually regarded as the worst option for waste (excluding of course illegal dumping!) and somewhere…

Rubbish Recycling: How Big Businesses Save Big Money!

In our regular blogs on topics like rubbish recycling – we are always talking about how you can save money and boost recycling.   It is this double sided benefit that we believe is really key to helping you get behind recycling and waste reduction.   Sometimes, I find it tricky though to really quantify the value that a business can save from recycling.   In today’s blog – I…

Wheely Bin: A Look Back At The Short History Of Wheelie Bins in Australia

Wheely Bin: Mr Waster recently published a blog on what garbage collection Sydney was like not too long ago. We did a bit of research to find out about the quite short history of wheely bins in Australia – and globally and were quite surprised with what we found out.   When we think of a wheelie bin – we are generally referring to a 240 litre wheelie bin –…

Biodegradable Rubbish: How Long Does Trash Really Take To Disappear?

The world is a very complex system of interlinked processes and organisms – which greatly helps with the waste management process worldwide. It it was not for biodegradable rubbish – our landfills would fill up even faster and sooner or later we would be running out of space completely!   In today’s blog – we do not want to talk about our production of waste and the very necessary need…

Skip bins Perth: Book Reliable, Low Cost Bin Services In Perth!

Skip bins Perth: Waster.com.au commonly receives questions from our customers in Western Australia and Perth in particular as to whether we provide skip bins Perth services for commercial rubbish removals.   This question can often require a bit of clarification before we give an complete answer:   What do you mean by a skip bins Perth   When customers from Perth inquire about Perth Skip hire and waste removal they…

Rubbish Removed: Will We Even Need It In The Future?

If you are a regular reader of our blogs – you will be aware that as a business, we make money by providing bin and recycling services. If people did not need rubbish removed at all – well in theory we may not have a business at all.   At Waster we say, I am committed to the environment and focus on helping you boost recycling. I believe that any…

Waste Management Recycling: How Much Rubbish Do You Produce?

It is a beautiful sunny day in Sydney – which I am sure is replicated in many state capitals throughout Australia today. I am feeling in a particularly good mood – as it is back to school day for kids (always nice) and also I am just back from a short holiday. Seeing the amazing coastlines and oceans of Australia always makes me think of how we can protect our…

Waste Removal Business: What Can We Learn From The Best In The World?

Waste Removal Business: when you are starting any endeavour – such as exercise or starting a business – checking out what the best of the best do is very important. It gives you a great insight into what can be achieved – and sometimes can set out some steps to help you replicate some of that good work. In today’s blog – we want to look at the country widely…

Bin services: How placement of bins can boost recycling rates

Bin services: at Waster we are always advocating that you can boost recycling rates if you make it the easy (or at least convenient) thing for your staff to do. Recycling rates can drop – if you have to walk a long distance to a recycling bin. In these scenarios – people will often take the easy option and dump bottles or cans in general waste. There are real benefits…