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…

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.  …

Rubbish Removals: Focus On Reducing Waste Going To Landfill

Rubbish Removals: Waster is always interested to see our industry and the general waste and recycling sector getting some national attention – call me self obsessed if you must! For example, we recently published blogs on topics such as how much waste the average Australian produces (integrated waste services) and carbon neutral waste services (carbon offset). In this regard, Mr Waster always likes to see the industry featuring in TV…

Commercial Bins: Can We Remove Plastic Bags From Our Waste

Commercial Bins: one of the most common queries we hear from commercial bins customers is where should we dispose of plastic bags – i.e. can they be recycled or do they have to go into general waste. There have been great developments in recent years – with innovations such as recycling plastic bags at Coles through REDcycle. Through this system – plastic bags are prevented from entering landfill and are…

Carbon Offset: Would You Pay More For Carbon Neutral Waste Services?

Carbon Offset waste services: in all lines of business and in daily life, we hear lots about the impact of greenhouse gases such as CO2 on the environment. We are also increasingly being offered the opportunity to “offset” these emissions via donating to certain funds etc – this is especially common in the travel industry (such as airlines) when by donating a few dollars – you can offset the CO2…