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…

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…

Non Plastic Condoms: Are Condoms Recyclable?

Non Plastic Condoms: You know what else is important aside from protecting the environment? Protecting yourself from STD and practising safe sex, of course!   But how do these completely different subjects go hand-in-hand, anyways?   Well, they do because of the products used. This mainly involves the use of condoms to practice safe sex, but what happens after using and disposing of it?   I know many of you…

Environmental Services: The Best Recycling Services For Business

Environmental services: sometimes when we read the media – it can feel as if the global and Australian environment is being permanently impacted by pollution, unregulated waste disposal and the like. However, there is much excellent work being done such as in plastic recycling etc and in many other high tech areas with research from universities and private businesses.   Waster is a specialist in waste management, environmental services and…

Sydney Recycling: Can You Get Government Rebates In 2020?

Sydney recycling: following recent elections (not sure if we will be seeing another one soon) and the rise of environmental awareness among the general population, people are more focused than ever on recycling and being “green”. This willingness can be attributed to a desire to help the planet but also to a desire to benefit the company bottom line in the profit and loss account.   As waste disposal Sydney…