Recycle Plastic: Is Earth Becoming Plastic Planet Rather Than The Blue Planet?

Recycle plastic: We all like to think of our planet as a beautiful blue marble floating in infinite space – in fact – one of the most famous photos ever taken is the Blue Marble picture taken by Nasa on the Apollo 17 mission. See a version of the picture below:     Unfortunately – scientists are starting to refer to the Earth as the Plastic Planet – due to…

Garbage Removal: A Subject For A Trip To Cinema?

Garbage Removal:  waste and recycling services tend to be one of those necessary evils of life and not something people want to spend too much of their free time thinking about. However, the recent War On Waste tv show on ABC presented the sector and topic in an interesting and entertaining light. It got Mr Waster thinking – have their been any other portrayals of the industry in movies or…

Recycle Cardboard: How Does The Process Work?

Recycle Cardboard: at Waster we provide low cost industrial waste bins and recycling services to small and medium Australian businesses – one of the easiest and most effective methods to recycle and cut your costs is to organise a cardboard recycling service. It is a very common service and is generally the cheapest form of waste / recycling bin collections as the cardboard has a real value for recycling. In…

Rubbish Tips Melbourne: How Recycling Heroes Can Help Us All!

Rubbish Tips Melbourne: If you are like me, you have been enjoying the recent ABC – War On Waste TV show and its expose of the Australian waste and recycling sector and how much waste we produce as a nation. One lesson we took from the show was that individuals can make a real difference by making a commitment to changing behaviours. We have covered what we term recycling heroes…

Recycling Melbourne: Why Coffee Cups Can Cause Problems

Recycling Melbourne: if there is one thing Melbourne really excels at it is…..well to be honest it is pretty good at lots of things such as food, sports, quality of life, shopping etc. However, it really has come on in leaps and bounds in coffee culture in recent years. In this blog we take a look at the issues caused by recycling coffee cups and why we can make simple…

Environmental Services Careers: Exciting Career Opportunity In Green Startup

Environmental Services Careers: Customer Service/Administration – all rounder Full time position, Arndell Park NSW We need an all rounder who can learn fast and enjoy autonomy Join an innovative company that is a market disruptor   Who we are Read an article on us in the Sydney Morning Herald. Described as “the Uber of waste”, the Blacktown start-up provides small-to-medium businesses with flexible waste collection and recycling services.   Your…

Waste Bins: What Would You Teach Kids About Recycling?

Waste bins: Mr Waster was surprised to see that his daughter’s school is going on a excursion. That in itself is not very surprising – but the fact that 6 year olds were visiting a waste facility was! I was very pleased to see that they were going on an educational trip to the Kimbriki Resource Recovery centre and Eco House and Garden.   Waster offers a real alternative in…

Waste Collection: It Is Not Always As Glamorous As It Seems!

Waste collection: Mr Waster was recently asked to contribute an article on entrepreneurship to a rugby magazine – it brought back memories of getting smashed on the school sports field!   How Rugby and Sports can give you the toughness to start a business   Waste collection and recycling can be a pretty tough business – but when you’ve been in a scrum on a cold, muddy day – there…

Recycling Brisbane: Innovations In Recycling For Your Business

Recycling Brisbane: diverting waste and commodities from landfill is a very worthy aim for any business – generally recycling can save your business money (if done smartly) and also – it is great for the environment! At Waster – we encourage small and medium businesses to use their environmental credentials to promote their business. Just thing how much hotel chains promote being environmentally conscious (i.e. signs on washing towels etc)…

Rubbish Removal Services: Will Science Make Our Rubbish Disappear?

Rubbish Removal Services: when we think about waste and rubbish removal services, we often have images of overflowing landfills and unchecked pollution in our minds. As regular readers of this blog will know however, it does not have to be like that and we like to publicise new developments in the sector that can help the environment. For example, see our blogs on commercial bins and national resource recovery.  …