Bin Collection Brisbane: Will The New Recycling Labels Help Cut Waste Costs?

Bin Collection Brisbane: Waster is always interested in new initiatives and projects to help boost recycling and improve resource recovery throughout Australia – of course we would like to also reduce costs to customers at the same time.   In today’s blog we will be covering a new project by Planet Ark to add a recycling label to products in Australia – explaining what goes into them – we have…

Yellow Bin: Mixed Recycling To Reduce Your Business Waste Costs

Yellow bin mixed recycling: because Mr Waster is an extremely cultured type of person, he was recently watching the highly regarded French language movie trilogy “Three Colours” – for those who have not seen the movies – it is based on the colours of the French flag – Blue, white and red and deals with such themes as liberty, equality, fraternity.   Seeing as Mr Waster is interested in helping…

Australia Recycle: Is Recycling Getting Harder Due To Trade Disputes?

You may or may not be a fan of watching the evening news – and it’s obsession with Donald Trump every day. However, the ongoing trade dispute between the US and China may be having serious long term impacts on Australia recycle options and services.   The US Government has recently introduced a series of levies and tariffs on the importation of goods from overseas – including China. In the…

Recycling Versus Waste Prevention: Should We Reduce Waste Or Seek To Recycle?

When you read the press recently – it is hard to avoid discussion or stories about plastic pollution and the argument re recycling versus waste prevention. With the current plastic pollution affecting our oceans – it is commonly argued that recycling is not enough.   I was thus very interested to read an article this week stating that The Green Alliance – a UK body argued that we should not…

Bottle And Can Recycling: Are We Actually Drinking Plastic?

In our regular blogs on boosting recycling and helping customers save money – we often focus on commingled recycling bins for bottle and can recycling.   In today’s blog – we will cover some of the major things to be aware off when arranging a commingled recycling services. We will also briefly look at container deposit schemes.   To highlight how plastic is becoming a huge environmental issue – I…

Wollongong recycling: Reducing Your Costs Is The Only Show In Town

Wollongong recycling: we have written previous blog posts highlighting how expensive waste management and dumping at landfill can be in the wider Wollongong area – we think it is probably the most expensive area in Australia to arrange commercial waste services for your business.   You can see some of the other blogs we have published at waste services Wollongong – explaining how to reduce your costs and at skip…

Waste Reduction: Why Reducing Plastic Garbage May Save The Planet!

If you read the title to this blog – you may even think it is a bit over the top. You may be thinking – waste reduction – sure – you are self serving by trying to sell bins of course!   However – in today’s blog we want to take a slightly different approach.   Usually – I am super positive about how recycling and using smart bin processes…

Restaurant Waste Management: What Can Be Learned From Cruise Ships

You may be interested to know – or quite possible not interested at all – that your writer was recently on holiday on a cruise ship from Sydney to the amazing South Pacific. Ok – probably not interested. This trip made me think of a couple of things – one; how amazing our oceans are, two; how is the waste treated and three; what could be learned for restaurant waste…