Category: Know-How

Can Polystyrene Be Recycled?: Can I Put Polystyrene In My Recycle Bin?

At Waster – we pride ourselves on helping our small and medium customers boost their recycling and hence save as much money as possible. Some of the most common questions we hear include: Can polystyrene be recycled and can I put polystyrene packaging in my recycle bin. In today’s blog we will cover these questions re can you recycle polystyrene and hopefully give you some food for thought on your…

Waste Management Quotes: How Much Will My Business Bin Collections Cost?

If you are shopping around for waste management quotes for your business – you have come to the right place. Waster will certainly be able to help you arrange low cost and high quality waste bin collections and recycling services for your business.   In 2018 – keeping business costs low is more important than ever.   In the blog below – we will cover three ways that you can…

Can You Recycle Nappies?: Why Nappy Recycling Should Be Rolled Out In Australia!

At Waster we work with lots of health care centres, child care facilities and we are often asked the question – can you recycle nappies? The answer to the question – is that in theory – yes – but in reality in Australia in 2018 – the answer is no.   The second most common question we receive – is for DA processes for new facilities and can waste services…

Liquid Waste Removal Services: Book Reliable & Low Cost Liquid Services

Liquid Waste Removal Services: the waste industry in Australia can generally be split into two sectors – solid waste such as that collected in bins and liquid waste such as pump outs of grease traps, holding tanks, septic and sullage tanks, triple interceptor tanks etc. Waster can offer low cost, reliable services in compliance with all regulations in your local state and area. Check out our services for both bin…

Commercial Trash Can: When Different People Call Bins Different Things!

Commercial Trash Can collections: it was once comically said that the British and Americans were people divided by a common language. Even though Australians are using more and more Amercan English terms – we still use many different terms to them. It can be funny when someone refers to a pant-suit or eats a peanut butter and yellow sandwich – and of course what is a corn-dog! One of the…

General Waste Disposal: Which Country Dumps the Least Rubbish?

General Waste Disposal: we all know how important it is to boost recycling and minimise general waste disposal in landfill for numerous reasons such as environmental impact reduction and reducing the costs of waste and recycling for your business. In this blog we ask – which country internationally is recognised as the blue ribbon for best recycling performance – and minimising the general waste disposal in landfill.   It is…

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…

Density Of General Waste: What Does Your Waste Collector Mean By Waste Density?

If you have been seeking to arrange general waste services for your business – or have been getting invoices from waste companies for years – you may sometimes ask yourself – what exactly does the density of general waste actually mean?   Like all professions – garbage collection and waste management has it’s own lingo and industry terms – and the density of general waste is just one of those….