Secure Document Destruction Melbourne: Confidential Paper Shredding

Secure document destruction Melbourne: when you run a busy office or business such as an accountants practice, legal office, medical surgery or potentially any kind of business, you may want to have personal and important business and customer documents securely destroyed so that private information does not fall into the wrong hands.   The other thing to bear in mind, is that as a busy business operator you likely do…

Waste Services Sydney: Flexible Options For Bin And Recycling Services

Waste services Sydney 2019: As a hard working Sydney business owner, organising waste management and recycling services is probably one of the last things on your mind. After all you have to focus on growing your business and satisfying customers for your business to succeed. However, spending a little bit of time thinking about your garbage collection can significantly reduce your costs.     The economy in early 2019 –…

How Much Recyclable Material Ends Up In Landfills – And Is It Getting Worse?

At Waster – we often meet with potential customers who are very suspicious about recycling and how much recyclable material ends up in landfill. To be honest, some people really believe the whole recycling industry is a con job – and we are often asked does recycling go to landfill?     Surveys of the general population even reflect this lack of confidence. The Guardian newspaper reports:   “Two-thirds of…

Rubbish In The Ocean – Can A Fleet Of Rubbish Cleaning Drones Rescue Our Seas?

Thankfully – in 2019, the major issue of huge amounts of rubbish in the ocean appears to be getting through to people. Whereas the old saying, out of sight, out of mind applies to many things waste and recycling related; this issue seems to be finally getting through to people.   At Waster – we have a real focus on reducing plastic waste and illegal dumping – by making all recycling…

Solid Waste Management Treatment: New Facilities To Transform Aussie Waste Services

In lots of recent blogs – we have seen two trends: we have looked at the issues affecting the Australian and global recycling and solid waste management treatment sector – and argued for new facilities, increased investment and alternatives to plastic.     In some ways – it can seem a bit depressing – when you consider the scale of the problem – i.e. with plastic pollution.   Due to…

Can Plastic Be Composted In Australia: We Look At Bottles, Coffee Cups, Plastic Bags?

In many recent blogs – we have covered the ongoing and worsening plastic waste crisis that is affecting Australia and pretty much the entire world. We have come round to the opinion – that plastic usage has to be hugely reduced – if not stopped altogether (for example – it has been pointed out that some people require plastic drinking straws for medical needs etc). In today’s blog – we…

Garbage Truck Australia: Will We Achieve Uber Of Waste Management

Garbage truck Australia: there are lots of inefficiencies in commercial waste management and in the world of garbage truck routing and systems in Australia (and of course overseas also) – just like in all aspects of the wider logistics and transport / road haulage issues.     Waster is committed to delivering improvements to small and medium Australian business who require waste management and recycling depot services and in this…

Waste Collection Prices: It Is Nice When Prices Stay Static!

Waste Collection Prices: In the Australian waste industry, the first of July each year is when most traditional waste companies increase their service prices (this is industry practise – and landfills, councils, states etc all adjust rates usually) – and in recent years, many companies have been increasing their waste collection prices more than once a year. In some cases – commercial waste collection prices increases have been of 10-20%…

Document Disposal Melbourne: How Do You Dispose Of Confidential Documents?

Document disposal Melbourne: we hear more and more about the importance of protecting your confidential information whether it be electronic or paper in format. Nearly all sensible businesses will have an antivirus protection software for their computer and phones such as McAfee or Trend Micro. In the same manner – it is of high importance that you protect your businesses confidential information when it is in printed format.     Even…

Plastic Roads Australia: Is The Use Of Plastic In Road Construction Smart?

We have covered in previous blogs how countries overseas such as the first plastic road in India have been pioneers in roads made from plastic waste. This trend is now in Australia – with the first plastic roads Australia being trialled in Tasmania.     In today’s blog – we will ask whether plastic road construction is actually a good idea – or is it just delaying a problem for…