Solar Panel Recycling ☀️

Solar Panel Recycling ☀️: The invention of the solar panel really revolutionised the world for the better. Along with lessening our needs for non-renewable energy, it also offers other benefits such as reducing one’s electricity bills, creating job opportunities for people, and minimising grid security issues (i.e., lessening the occurrence of electrical issues like power interruptions or disasters). But, what happens when a solar panel stops working? What if it…

What Is E-waste?💿

Like a normal business or any household, you will find you are buying more and more electronic items. Everything once paper-based transformed into something more digital. We have even asked in previous blogs if document shredding is still necessary due to digital advancement. Inevitably, as technology develops even quicker, much of your old electronics will become obsolete. So, we ask today: what is ewaste (or e-waste) in the context of…

Can VHS Videos Be Recycled? 📼

Can VHS Videos Be Recycled? 📼: It used to bring me so much joy in my younger years when my mother would make me milk and cookies while setting up the old Pinocchio VHS tape. That was probably the best time of my life as a kid. Nowadays, you would not find those kinds of tapes sold on the market. Today, when you think of watching a film at home,…

Toner Cartridge Recycling 🖨️ – Tips On What To Do With Your Empty Printer Cartridges

Toner Cartridge Recycling 🖨️: After using up all the ink and emptying your office printer cartridge, what do you usually with it after? Do you throw it in your rubbish bin? Do you put it in the single-stream recycling bin? Or do you keep them in your home because you don’t know what to do with them and don’t want to risk sending them to a landfill? Well, let me…

Mobile Phone Recycling 📱 – Recycle Old Phones

Mobile Phone Recycling 📱:  We all agree that there are many benefits of using a mobile phone, may it be contacting your loved ones from far away, using it when an emergency situation arises, or even just to kill some time, it has become an important part of our lives. No one can even fathom not using your phones nowadays. And that is the norm. You might even be reading…

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.  …