Business Waste Management: What To Know About Textile Waste!

If you are a fashionista (that is someone interested in fashion – for our less up to date readers) you may not be aware of the business waste management issues caused by textiles and the low level of recycling rates that are achieved for these items in Australia.   Since the launch and growth of shops such as Zara and H&M in Australia in recent years – clothing is probably…

Business Recycling: How Small Changes Can Really Help The Environment!

When you are arranging waste management services for your small business – it can sometimes be tempting to think that the changes you make to your business recycling habits and processes do not have any real impact or benefit in the real world. This can be a logical thought process when you consider the negative publicity that the Australian waste and business recycling industry has received in recent months –…

Waste Management Recycling: How Much Rubbish Do You Produce?

It is a beautiful sunny day in Sydney – which I am sure is replicated in many state capitals throughout Australia today. I am feeling in a particularly good mood – as it is back to school day for kids (always nice) and also I am just back from a short holiday. Seeing the amazing coastlines and oceans of Australia always makes me think of how we can protect our…

Zero Waste Australia: Can Cities Really Hit Zero Waste To Landfill?

Simple question for you to start our blog today – do you really think that a strategy of zero waste Australia is really achievable in the medium term – for our country or for major cities like our state capitals of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Canberra, Hobart and Darwin?   In this blog today we will cover the bare outline of the topic – and hopefully whet your appetite….

Australia Waste Management: What Would Happen If We Recycled More?

When you start a new exercise regime (and hands up anyone who has started one with high hopes on 1st January 2018?) – it is of course great motivation to think of your end destination – i.e. a healthier, happier you. This same principal is good for any pursuit – including seeking to boost recycling. In this blog we will look at what would happen to Australia waste management if…

Rubbish Removalists Melbourne: How Plastic Bags Can Cause Problems For Collections!

At waster.com.au – we are always trying to help customers recycle more and dump less in landfill. This is for two main reasons – i.e. to reduce customer costs as general waste is usually much more expensive than recycling (particularly in Melbourne) and also to help the environment. In our work as rubbish removalists Melbourne bin services – we often face an issue with how customers can dispose of plastic…

What Really Can Go In The Business Recycling Waste Bins?

If you are a regular reader of our blogs – you will know that we often promote the easiest recycling options first. This (for most businesses) is usually a cardboard recycling service first and then commingled recycling waste bins as a second step. A commingled bin (the yellow bin in Australian recycling colours) is a very versatile that can take varied packaging such as bottles and cans as well as…

Recycle Waste: Help The Environment And Boosting Your Profits

Recycle waste: this is one of the easiest ways to help your business boost profitability whilst also helping the environment and potentially (if you are smart about it) using your improved performance as a marketing kicker for your business.   Nearly all business see their waste collections as purely as cost drain to their business and spend as little time as possible focusing on it. Generally, all the garbage collected…

What Do You Hate Throwing In Your General Waste Bins Collection?

At waster.com.au – we love to find ways to help small businesses reduce their waste going to landfill in their general waste bin collection. We do this by helping them arrange low cheap recycling bins services that can save them money and of course also help the environment.   In today’s blog – we asked some business owners and managers – “what do you hate throwing away in general waste…

Recycling Services: Some Great Resources To Help You Recycle or Freecycle!

Recycling Services: At waster.com.au – we are always seeking to help customers reduce their waste bill by recycling more. In Sydney – where the landfill levy is so expensive – recycling is nearly always a great way to save money for your business. Of course, this can also be appropriate for households also – who seek to get rid of some rubbish but do the right thing by the environment….