Sustainable Packaging: Helping Businesses and Consumers Become Environmentally Aware

Sustainable packaging: Good businessmen – or businesswomen – can adjust their marketing strategies to touch the hearts of people and help them make a difference. What better way to make a difference than to be more environmentally conscious and a sustainable green business, right?     Australia and its people made it clear that they must become more environmentally conscious. According to a scenario article, within the next 30 years,…

How To Recycle Plastic Drinking Straws: An Effort To Save The Earth

How to recycle plastic drinking straws: Single-use plastic drinking straws have become far too rampant in the world’s oceans.     In Australia alone, people use 10 million straws every day, which then adds up to 3.5 billion a year.   Approximately 8 million tonnes of plastic drinking straws go to the oceans, pestering the aquamarine environment.   Now you might be thinking “Can plastic straws be recycled in Australia?”…

Waste Paper And Cardboard Recycling: No.1 Way To Save Your Business Money

Waste paper and cardboard recycling: Waster is always advocating recycling Australia for two primary reasons – No.1 is that it is good for the environment (it really would be a shame to throw valuable commodities into landfill) and No.2 – it is a really easy way for your business to save money.   When you are running a business of any size – whether a huge multi-national or a small…

Adelaide Recycling Business Guide: How Businesses Save Money!

Adelaide recycling business guide: in the world of waste management and recycling there are always two ongoing objectives in the minds of business owners and operators; how can I reduce my costs and how can I boost my recycling (of course we all know that different people value these two objectives differently).   One of the things we at Waster know – is that many people do not actually have…

Contaminated Waste Disposal: And Why Recycling Contamination Matters!

Contaminated Waste Disposal: If fines of up to $500 dollars won’t make you rethink the next time you unwittingly throw something away, nothing will!   This goes to show that the cost impact of contaminated waste is literally at your own disposal – if not, may currently be hidden from your view.     We all know what happens to trash eventually. Waste destinations include landfills, waste-to-energy plants, recyclables and…

Office Rubbish Removal Sydney: Really Easy When You Know How

Office Rubbish Removal Sydney: many offices do not produce a great deal of waste, especially for smaller office spaces with less than 10 workers. In some instances, the council bin provision may be suitable for your needs and if it is available it is very often the best service. Many councils however – have been cancelling or significantly reducing their commercial waste pickups in recent months. This has included areas…

Economic Value Of Waste: How To Maximize The Value Of Waste!

Economic Value Of Waste: Whereas the average Swede sends 3 kg of waste to landfills each year, the average Australian sends 1 tonne!   Since the industrial revolution, waste has been a major environmental issue worldwide.   At the same time, humankind has been following a linear model of production and consumption.   A model which not only limits sustainability, but also limits environment-friendly waste products.   These waste products are…

Recycling boxes: How To Boost Work Place Recycling Performance

Recycling boxes: we speak to many customers who are very focused on benefiting the environment and increasing their work place recycling performance. The tougher things to recycling to date have been things like Nespresso pods, plastic gloves etc.     Basically the things that you would like to recycle but have been putting in general waste due to the lack of an alternative solution.   In today’s blog – we…

Are Pizza Boxes Recyclable?: And What You Knead To Know!

Are Pizza Boxes Recyclable?: We all want to do the right thing when it comes to recycling.   But unfortunately some items aren’t as easy to recycle – and pizza boxes are one of these.     You may be unaware that your favourite pizza and the box that it comes with are an unlikely pairing.   Here’s why – pizza boxes, for the most part, are made of corrugated cardboard….

Are Baby Wipes Recyclable?: And What Alternatives You Should Consider!

Are Baby Wipes Recyclable?: You may think that you’re too old to take “baby” steps – pun intended – but think again!   Today, we focus our attention on how the humble wet wipe adversely affects not just you, but your communities and wider environment as well.     Most importantly, we will dive into alternative solutions on how to combat increasing number of waste materials in general  – and…