Environmental Companies: What Is An Environmental Solutions Company?

Environmental companies: Mr Waster watched the annual citizenship ceremony on TV this recently and asked himself do we appreciate what we have in this country as regards the environment, clean air and water and pretty good environmental companies and standards such as EPA legislation that protect them.   When you read about the damage to the Great Barrier Reef you do wonder sometimes.   If you are a new graduate…

Commercial Bins – What Sizes And Options For Your Business

Commercial Bins: when we speak to customers at the start – very often they do not know which size of commercial bins best suit there business. In today’s blog – we will go through the 6 bin sizes that we provide and what a business should consider before arranging.     We will also cover some info re plastic bags and how they can be removed from your general waste…

Can You Recycle Bubble Wrap? Recycling Tips In Australia

Can You Recycle Bubble Wrap: At last, the picture frame you ordered for your family picture finally came!   Then comes the unboxing; you find your picture frame covered in bubble wrap.   But first, you decide to play a little… Pop-pop-pop! Seems very fun, right? Popping bubble wraps, I mean.   After playing with it, what now? What can you do with bubble wraps after usage?   Then, something comes…

How To Recycle Chip Packets: Are Chip Packets Recyclable?

How To Recycle Chip Packets: Barbecue, cheese and onion, sour cream; you name it!   I know that some of you reading right now are slouching lazily at home; reading this blog through your phones or computers while eating a bag of chips or crisps, indulging in that ohh-so mouthwatering flavour!   But, then you ask yourselves “Are chip packets recyclable in Australia?” and if so “How do you recycle chip…

How To Recycle Bottle Caps: Are Bottle Tops Recyclable?

Recycle Bottle Caps: Have you ever wondered why they always make us remove caps and tops from plastic bottles before we put them in the commingled bin? Similarly, we also talked about whether polystyrene and aluminium foil are recyclable or not – check them out!   I know what you’re thinking, “This is a real hassle.” Well, I’ve got some good news for you! Apparently, plastic bottle caps are recyclable.  …

Waste Incineration: Could Burning Rubbish Be Good For Australia?

Waste Incineration: It is widely understood that the Australian waste management sector is in turmoil due to new restrictions in exporting recycling commodities, due to the introduction of China’s waste ban back in 2018. In today’s blog, we take a new look at whether waste incineration, basically burning trash, would play any part in the future of waste collection in this country.   In the world of reducing waste, the…

Hair And Beauty Recycling Australia – Recycling Infographic

Hair And Beauty Recycling Australia: Did you know that health, beauty and personal care is one of the fastest growing business sectors in Australia in 2019 and 2020.   The AFR reports that the sector has been growing non stop for over 10 years – and now is a c. $7bn per annum industry in Australia alone.   The sector includes businesses such as laser clinics, nail bars, hairdressers, tanning…

Recycling Separation Process: It’s Not That Complicated!

Recycling separation process: As a normal human being, it can be so hard to sort rubbish. You sometimes can’t tell if this stuff is recyclable or not. Machinery are not exempted from this, as they also have trouble sorting out if an item is recyclable or not.     As a result, many countries have low recycling rates. The Earth surely suffers from this, especially with plastics roaming around the…

Resource Recovery: What Does It Really Mean In Australia In 2020?

Resource Recovery: One of the most common buzz words in the waste collection and recycling industry is resource recovery.   You sometimes may be suspect and think it a throw away term (pardon the pun) – but it really does reflect the approach of modern waste management, where companies are trying to reduce any dumping at landfill and save money through the valuable resources contained in bins.   With ever…

Green Waste Collection: Why Green Waste Is Rarely Available For Businesses

Green Waste Collection: It’s a very pleasant morning. The birds are chirping and the sun is shining bright.     You go out and look at your garden, sipping your coffee while you’re at it. Then, you look at your garden and see branches, flowers, leaves, and grass clippings all over your garden.   You then ask yourself “How do I maintain my garden?” Well, if you are a residential…