Garbage Disposal: Can You Actually Make Money From Your Waste?

If you read our regular blogs and articles on all things waste management and garbage disposal related – you will know that we always promote how recycling and being environmentally minded can actually save your business money – and boost the bottom line.   We have covered how recycling can get you lower costs and potentially rebates for services such as cardboard recycling. We have also seen how organic waste…

Waste Services For Cafes: How Two Cafes Can Pay Very Different Costs (Infographic)

Waste services for cafes: many of our new customers operate in the cafe and restaurant sector and as a new business starting out or small business, costs can be a major concern – as well as staying ethical by emphasising environmental awareness.   We produced the infographic below to show some of what can be achieved by implementing a simple recycling and waste management plan.   In an industry as…

Recycling Facts Australia Needs To Know (Infographic)

Recycling facts Australia: We all know (or at least the vast majority of us do) that recycling is a good thing for the environment. Many people do not know however, that recycling can also save a business money, so it also makes economic sense. But just how important is it? How much of an impact can recycling make? Well, the latest Australian recycling facts and statistics really puts things into…

Can Plastic Be Recycled In Australia? – And A Look At Clean Oceans

I, like many thousands of other people was at the Sydney City2Surf race last Sunday – although I must admit that I was cheering someone on – rather than doing any hard work. I bumped into a very interesting information desk from the Clean Oceans project – which leads to this blog on “can plastic be recycled in Australia”.   The Clean Oceans project is a very worthwhile and ambitious…

Retail Waste Management: Tips For Waste And Recycling For Shops

Retail waste management: the Australian retail sector has gone through some tough years with the global financial crisis and reduced consumer sentiment as well as the increase in ordering online through companies like Amazon.   However, retail and shopping is still the backbone of the economy and with the diverse range of good sold and shops – it thankfully will always remain so. In this short blog we cover some…

Recycling Plan For Australia: Is Australia Putting Together A Waste Strategy

In recent weeks we have seen some really positive steps as regards recycling plan improvements in Australia such as Coles and Woolworths ending the usage of single use plastic bags in their stores. Initiative such as this will have a very large and visible impact very soon.   With consumer groups as well as major corporates finally making moves to reduce their environmental impact – we ask has any progress…

Recycling Depot: Why A Trip To The Recycling Facility Is Worth It

Recycling depot: as busy people sometimes we may think “is the effort we put into recycling really all worth it?”.   Waster (as you will know if you are a regular reader of our blogs is committed to recycling as it helps the environment and lowers costs for smart customers.   You can check out all our recycling services and prices online such as cardboard recycling, commingled recycling etc by…

Plastic Bag Waste: Are Consumers Ready for The Plastic Bag Ban in Supermarkets?

We have been talking about plastic bag waste in many of our blogs – due to the sheer volume of single use plastics ending up in landfill or in our environment like rivers and oceans.   Today is a momentous day – as major national supermarket chain will no longer offer single use plastic shopping bags to customers. This is expected to have a huge impact on plastic bag waste…