What Is Waste Management?: We Ask Where Real Solutions Begin

What Is Waste Management?: there is an old saying in medicine that prevention is better than cure. Of course this saying makes sense intuitively and we can extrapolate it to many varying fields. Whereas in medicine, prevention may cover topics such as eating a healthy diet, taking exercise etc – in waste management, the very name of the industry raises questions. Waste management generally assumes the waste has already been…

Rent A Bin For Garbage: How We Can Reduce Waste And Costs

Rent A Bin For Garbage: in our regular blogs – we talk about various ways of achieving the joint aims of reducing waste to landfill and also reducing costs for business. The success that a business or individual can achieve in this context is really related to how much intelligent effort you put into it. Of course, by using a smart and effective waste management plan – and using easy…

Recycling Adelaide: How To Really Encourage People To Recycle

Recycling Adelaide: as business owners we often really understand the benefits of recycling for the environment, our business reputation and of course because recycling can usually be cheaper than dumping in general waste bin hire – especially for simple and common services such as cardboard and paper recycling or yellow bin commingled recycling.   In this blog we cover some simple techniques to help you get the point across to…

Carbon Footprint Waste Management: Can Waste Management Reduce Carbon Footprint

Carbon footprint waste management: many industries and consumer goods sectors are seeing increased drive towards the goal of carbon neutral services or at least offsetting the carbon and green house gas impact of commercial activities.   We are getting used to seeing ads on websites such as airlines when we book our flight tickets or even hotel bookings. The growth in the sector is even leading to concepts such as…

Recycling NSW: Who Pays For Recycling In Sydney And NSW?

It is very difficult to not be aware of the ongoing and worsening crisis hitting recycling NSW – and recycling throughout Australia in 2019. The papers and TV report bad news almost on a weekly basis – such as numerous councils in Melbourne metro area having no real option but to send recycling collected straight to landfill.     In today’s blog – we will cover a political campaign that…

Teaching Recycling To Students: Resources For School And Students

Teaching Recycling To Students: at Waster.com.au, we often receive requests from school groups asking for information about teaching recycling to students in Australia for usage in school projects etc. As Waster is committed to educating customers, as well as the wider community on waste and recycling matters, we are always keen to help in this regard. You will find below some of the links we suggest to people to get…

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…