Can You Recycle Magazines With Staples? – And More You Need To Know!

Can You Recycle Magazines With Staples: You may have some old and outdated magazines in your offices or homes. If that’s the case, then recycling them would be the perfect way to dispose of them properly.   Magazines with staples recycling is a part of a more general topic which is mixed paper recycling. Mixed paper means different types of paper mixed together. Additionally, this includes items such as phone…

Earth Day 2020 – Information You Need To Know And What You Should Do

Earth Day 2020: If you ask me what day I’m excited about, my answer would be 22 April 2020. I’m fairly ecstatic about the 50th celebration of Earth Day, after all! But what makes me so excited about it, anyway?   Well, that’s because of the exposure and addressing of the environmental problems we face today. It gives Earth a platform to voice out its distress.   As a result,…

Battery Recycling – What To Do With Your Old Batteries

Battery Recycling: Here at Waster, we always promote a zero-waste environment. In doing so, we make sure to bring you informative, up-to-date blog topics for you to learn more. Our blogs include topics like recycling, upcycling, waste disposal services, etc.   In this blog, we will be tackling battery recycling. But first things first, let me ask you this… Did you know that batteries can be recycled? Let me discuss…

Planned Obsolescence – What Is It And What Does It Do?

Planned Obsolescence: When I say planned obsolescence, what first comes to your mind? Do you think about your spent money on the latest technology? Or do you think about the broken LED light bulb you have to change again?   Either way, planned obsolescence brings no good to both consumers and the environment. What is “planned obsolescence”, anyways? Answer: it is the drastic reduction of lifespan of a product.  …

Recycling in Schools – Guide To A Successful Recycling Programme

Recycling In Schools: Here at Waster, we like to educate both teachers and students the importance of recycling.   “Start them young”, as they say. And by saying this, a good way to start learning would be to do it at school! Of course, we definitely want our children to grow up as environmentally friendly individuals, so we should definitely start focusing on them. As a result, instilling good sustainable…

Effects Of Consumerism On The Environment

Effects Of Consumerism On The Environment: When we hear the word “development”, we always think about it as a good thing. We always think about it as an indicator of a country’s prosperity, hence the terms “developing” and “developed” country.   But is this the case for Earth’s sustainability? I don’t think so. In fact, I think it does quite the opposite. The question is “how does consumerism affect the…