Category: Recycling

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…

Recycling Plant: Can This Robot Make Recycling Easier?

A visit to a recycling plant is certainly an interesting day out. When you dispose of mixed recycling in a commingled (yellow) recycling bin – most people have no idea how the items are separated and eventually recycled.   In today’s blog – we want to cover how new robotic technology could be coming to a recycling plant near you – and how it could improve recycling performance – whilst…

Tyre Recycling: We Check Out The Tyre Recycling Process

Tyre Recycling: Waster is a waste and recycling business with a difference – as we focus on reducing customers costs and boosting recycling.   We cover the recycling of car and vehicle tyres today. Note: Waster does not offer tyre recycling services – and provides this article for information purposes only.   According to Wikipedia “Tire recycling, or rubber recycling, is the process of recycling waste tires that are no longer suitable for use…

Rubbish Service: How A Slower Approach To Recycling Is Giving Results!

When we talk about improvements in rubbish service and waste management – we often focus on technology and improvements in processes – and everything is focused around speed and machinery.   In today’s blog – we take a look at a very different but highly effective rubbish service. This service is one where slowness is more important than speed – but it is having such great success that whole towns…

Junk Collector: How Much Rubbish Can Be Collected From An Aussie Beach?

In most of our blogs – we write about the business of being a junk collector for commercial businesses – i.e. performing regular waste bins and recycling collections for small companies.   In today’s blog – we intend to speak about the opportunities available for you – individuals to get involved in cleaning up beaches and reserves throughout Australia.   As a junk collector for a day – you may…

Waste Incineration: Could Burning Rubbish Be Good For Australia?

In mid 2018 – it is widely understood that the Australian waste management sector is in turmoil due to new restrictions in exporting recycling commodities. In today’s blog – we take a new look at whether waste incineration – basically burning trash has any part to play in the future of waste collection in this country.   In the world of reducing waste – the best thing is to reduce…

Waste Minimization: Lets Remove Plastic From Common Items – And Boost Recycling

Waste minimization is a process – and can not be achieved in one day. In 2018 – one of the biggest issues in boosting recycling is that plastic is present in a whole range of items that you would not always expect.   If you watched the ABC TV show on the waste industry called “War On Waste” you will be aware of the huge issues caused by takeaway coffee…

Reduce Garbage: How Reducing Trash Can Really Help The Environment

In many recent blogs we have concentrated on a couple of issues in the Australian waste management industry – how to reduce garbage production, how to cut out plastics – and also the crisis in global recycling.   Sometimes small things such as single use plastics (think plastic drinking straws, single use plastic bags) can have very negative impacts on the environment.   I am a big believer that we…

Sydney Waste Disposal: Why Glass Recycling Can Help Your Restaurant

Sydney waste disposal: Waster is committed to delivering excellent, reliable waste management and recycling bins services to our business, but also to helping you reduce garbage costs and improve your day to day waste management requirements.   We have covered numerous advantages to implementing waste management improvements in our blogs such as:   – Commingled recycling: why a commingled bin is key to recycling – Recycling cardboard: how to get…

National Resource Recovery: Aussies Fighting Oceans of Plastic

National Resource Recovery: the Easter holidays this year (2018) enjoyed some amazing weather and sunshine in Sydney.   Mr Waster took advantage of the warm weather to visit the beach with his family. When the sun shines – there is nowhere on earth better than the Australian coastline.   I also saw a very interesting TV show on Four Corners over the long weekend -looking at the growing issues of…