Recycling in Schools – Guide To A Successful Recycling Programme

Recycling In Schools: Here at Waster, we like to educate both teachers and students the importance of recycling.   “Start them young”, as they say. And by saying this, a good way to start learning would be to do it at school! Of course, we definitely want our children to grow up as environmentally friendly individuals, so we should definitely start focusing on them. As a result, instilling good sustainable…

Effects Of Consumerism On The Environment

Effects Of Consumerism On The Environment: When we hear the word “development”, we always think about it as a good thing. We always think about it as an indicator of a country’s prosperity, hence the terms “developing” and “developed” country.   But is this the case for Earth’s sustainability? I don’t think so. In fact, I think it does quite the opposite. The question is “how does consumerism affect the…

Old Christmas Trees Recycling – Recycling, Re-purposing, And Disposing Of

Old Christmas Trees Recycling: Now that the Christmas holidays are over, you may be wondering what to do with your old Christmas trees at home, right?   Should you recycle it? Re-purpose it? Or maybe just dispose of it? That is up to you. But just to be sure, we will tackle and discuss on how to do them all. For this blog, Mr Waster will share ways on recycling…

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…

Spray Paint Recycling – Can You Recycle Aerosol Cans?

Spray Paint Recycling: In 1949, a woman named Bonnie Seymour innovated painting by suggesting to her husband to put paint in an aerosol can.   His husband did it, and painting became much easier. As a result, spray paint was born.   It amazes me up to this day how spray painting helps us make almost any kind of material look new and beautiful. In fact, I think spray painting…

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…