Rubbish bin: Improving bin pickup reliability using sensors

Rubbish bin: if you read technology magazines or even are a casual reader of media – you will surely be aware of the concept of the internet of things. To answer the question as to what is the internet of things – we quote from Forbes magazine:   “Simply put, this is the concept of basically connecting any device with an on and off switch to the Internet (and/or to…

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…

Recycling Bin: How Smart Waste Services Can Help You & The Environment

Recycling Bin: when we are arranging waste and recycling services for our businesses – the advice is usually “recycle as much as you can” as this will help the environment and also safe you money (as in most states – recycling can be significantly cheaper than dumping waste at landfill). There is thankfully lots more focus on recycling and reducing waste – partly due to the new ABC tv show:…

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…

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…

Secure Document Destruction: Is Your Information Really Secure

Secure document destruction: if you are like Mr Waster, you have a healthy suspicious mind and question things. One thing I wondered about was whether shredded documents from a home shredder – or commercially bought shredder for your office is really secure – or whether the shredded documents can be pieced back together again (I remember watching a documentary about how the Viet Cong pieced together US documents after the…

Recycling In Australia: Trends To Look Out For In Business Recycling

Recycling In Australia: we all know the world is changing and sometimes it may not always appear to be changing for the better. In this blog we want to cover some of the more promising ongoing trends that will be impacting recycling in Australia shortly.   Waster specialises in delivering low cost and flexible waste management and recycling services to small and medium Australian businesses. Check out our bin services…

Reduce waste: and other useful tips for new businesses

Reduce waste: Waster is always keen to help new businesses, start ups and small businesses to decrease costs increase flexibility and reduce waste and recycling costs through putting in place smart processes and services for bin days. We recently spoke to the Officeworks Workwise website about some of our learnings when starting a new business (after all, Waster is a pretty new business also!). We were pleased to be quoted…

Environmental services: technological progress benefits small business

Environmental services: sometimes when we read the media – it can feel as if the global and Australian environment is being permanently impacted by pollution, unregulated waste disposal and the like. However, there is much excellent work being done such as in plastic recycling etc and in many other high tech areas with research from universities and private businesses.   Waster is a specialist in waste management, environmental services and…