Waste Reduction: Why Reducing Plastic Garbage May Save The Planet!

If you read the title to this blog – you may even think it is a bit over the top. You may be thinking – waste reduction – sure – you are self serving by trying to sell bins of course!   However – in today’s blog we want to take a slightly different approach.   Usually – I am super positive about how recycling and using smart bin processes…

Canberra Recycling: Recycling Is Not A New Idea – But We Are Improving At It!

Canberra Recycling: Sometimes you tend to think that a focus on the environment and reducing pollution is a pretty modern idea.   However, in some ways – caring for resources and recycling has been around as long as human activity has been recorded. In this blog post – we will take a look at some of the long history of recycling.   What Waster can offer in recycling Canberra services…

Plastic Bag Recycling: How To Recycle Soft Plastics!

In commercial waste management – one of the trickiest waste streams to find  a solution for is plastic bag recycling. When we say plastic bag recycling – this includes soft plastics such a wrap, cling film and plastic shopping bags such as provided by shops.   In today’s blog – we cover some of the potential solutions for these bags – and also why they should not be included in…

Zero Waste Australia: Can Cities Really Hit Zero Waste To Landfill?

Simple question for you to start our blog today – do you really think that a strategy of zero waste Australia is really achievable in the medium term – for our country or for major cities like our state capitals of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Canberra, Hobart and Darwin?   In this blog today we will cover the bare outline of the topic – and hopefully whet your appetite….

Australia Waste Management: What Would Happen If We Recycled More?

When you start a new exercise regime (and hands up anyone who has started one with high hopes on 1st January 2018?) – it is of course great motivation to think of your end destination – i.e. a healthier, happier you. This same principal is good for any pursuit – including seeking to boost recycling. In this blog we will look at what would happen to Australia waste management if…

Should A Business Buy Its Own Commercial Garbage Bins?

When you are opening a business – you may be asking yourself whether you should buy your own commercial garbage bins – or whether the waste management business that you are signing up with will provide their own bins. In today’s short blog – we will run through some of the things you should think about when buying bins and if it is the right choice for you.   Waster…

Cheap Waste Collection: What questions should you ask a supplier?

Cheap waste collection: arranging bin services can be a daunting prospect for your small business – as you will be bombarded by misleading claims, doubtful figures – and no real ability to easily compare prices. The worst thing is that you also might find yourself tied into a restrictive multi year contract.   In today’s blog we will cover 5 simple questions to ask any trustworthy waste management company –…

Garbage Bin Companies: Boost Recycling And Get People Engaged!

Garbage Bin Companies: At waster – we are always promoting new ideas and best practise to help businesses achieve the dual objectives of boosting recycling and reducing their costs. The good news is that the two objectives generally go hand in hand. From our experience – one of the biggest obstacles to boosting recycling is not the availability of services but resistance by people – i.e. they are not interested…

Smart Waste Collection: Helping The Environment & Reducing Waste

Smart waste collection: at Waster we pride ourselves on offering smart waste collection (smarter than other garbage bin companies) – in fact our tag line is “waste services for smart businesses”. We like to promote recycling and environmental performance in our customers as this is the best way to reduce costs and of course also help the environment. As any good doctor will tell you – prevention is better than…

What Are The Best Waste Management Developments Coming Soon?

Best Waste Management: In our regular blogs we like to bring the latest global developments and advances to your attention. Today – we are checking out a recent video published on the BBC Future website – focusing on 4 big ideas that will revolutionise the international waste and recycling industries. We link to the video below.   Waster offers a real alternative for small and medium businesses – as we…