Australia Waste Export – Why It Is Unfair For Other Countries

Australia Waste Export: more than 2 years ago, China sent the world into a shock and announced a waste import ban. The waste ban itself happened on 1 January 2018.   Australia suffered greatly from this. Back then, China took almost all of the world’s waste, accumulating to more than 50 per cent of rubbish.   As a result, Australia looked to other countries to export its trash. They sought…

New Year Recycling: New Year’s Resolution In Recycling

New Year Recycling: Last year, I vowed to lose weight and spend less on silly things at the start of the year. I would rather spend my money on going to the gym instead of food as a way to lose weight, get fit, and improve my health.   Every year, people come up with their own New Year’s resolution to improve themselves. What if we focus this energy in…

Non Plastic Condoms: Are Condoms Recyclable?

Non Plastic Condoms: You know what else is important aside from protecting the environment? Protecting yourself from STD and practising safe sex, of course!   But how do these completely different subjects go hand-in-hand, anyways?   Well, they do because of the products used. This mainly involves the use of condoms to practice safe sex, but what happens after using and disposing of it?   I know many of you…

Sydney Recycling: Can You Get Government Rebates In 2020?

Sydney recycling: following recent elections (not sure if we will be seeing another one soon) and the rise of environmental awareness among the general population, people are more focused than ever on recycling and being “green”. This willingness can be attributed to a desire to help the planet but also to a desire to benefit the company bottom line in the profit and loss account.   As waste disposal Sydney…

Can You Recycle Photos In Australia? – Recycling Tips

Can You Recycle Photos Australia: Australian photographer Tracey Moffatt once said “I am not concerned with verisimilitude… I am not concerned with capturing reality. I am concerned with creating it myself”.   Ah, the beauty of photography! It captures beautiful and surreal moments that take one’s breath away!   It brings out the creativity in a person engaged in photography and allows us, the viewers, to feel the captured moments…

Christmas Recycling Facts 🎅: Recycle Christmas Packaging In Australia

Christmas Recycling Facts: It’s the most wonderful time of the year again!   A time full of gifts, food and drinks; Australians don’t shy away in lavishly spending come Christmastime. I’ve been there, gaining a few pounds after the holidays. Please don’t judge me; I just love eating and drinking!   Additionally, Australians don’t shy away from giving and receiving gifts, sometimes even unwanted ones. To emphasise, an estimated 400…

Is 3D Printing Material Recyclable? – Recycling 3D Printing Plastic

Is 3D Printing Material Recyclable: Contrary to popular belief, 3D printing has been around for a while now.   Invented in the 1980s, people coined the term 3D printing as a substitute for Stereolithography.   Fast forward to today (2019), and we already improved it to the point where it proves to be an innovation of some sorts. This includes prostheses devices, implants, medicine, and more advanced materials!   But…