Waste Levy Queensland: Does It Really Boost Recycling?

Waste levy Queensland: “In this world, only two things are certain: death and taxes.” As stated by one of the founding fathers of the USA Benjamin Franklin, nothing is certain in life except for these two, especially the tax part.     No one can escape taxes, not even Australia’s waste management process. Just this year, the Queensland government introduced a levy on waste going to landfills.   This levy was…

Confidential Document Disposal: Taking Security To The Next Level

Confidential Document Disposal: we are getting used to reading about data leaks and breaches of confidentiality in both corporate and private individuals these days. In the early days of the internet – lots of people did not want to shop online or provide credit card details for fear of data theft.   Thankfully – this fear has greatly decreased – but data leaks continue to impact online and paper based…

Compostable Food Containers In Australia: Compost Food & Container

Compostable food containers By 2025, Australian packaging should either be reusable, compostable or recyclable. Now, what impact does that bring to Australia?     Compostable Food Storage Containers: What Purpose Do They Serve?   Due to the rampant amount of waste produced by food and packaging that goes to landfills, incineration or just straight-up tossed everywhere, the Australian government has made efforts to reduce pollution and implement more effective waste…

Rubbish bins Adelaide: 5 Things To Know About Bin Services

Rubbish bins Adelaide: If you have been tasked with arranging bin services and recycling for your Adelaide based business – keeping your boss happy is probably at the back of your mind.   Getting the best deal is vital for your business finances – and also to minimise any disruption, but also being able to show your manager that your decision is risk free and in the best interests of…

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,…

Technology To Reduce Waste: Data Analytics Is Driving Better Outcomes

Technology to reduce waste: many people perceive the waste collection industry (not so much the recycling industry (see recycling in Australia) as it has a more modern image) as quite old fashioned, not very technically or IT progressive and maybe not the quickest to adopt new practises. In some ways this is actually true!   However – there are lots of progressive trends impacting the industry also – and Waster…

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…

Wheelie Bin Hire Melbourne: Reliable, Cost Effective Bin Service

Wheelie bin hire Melbourne: if you are a small business or organisation in Melbourne, you will likely need to organise waste and recycling services for your business. In some instances councils can provide your required waste collections – but in the vast majority of scenarios – businesses will need to arrange their own commercial provider.   From having spoken to thousands of small and medium business all throughout Australia, we…

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…

Sanitary Disposal Bins: Make A Bathroom That Customers Love!

Sanitary Disposal Bins: Mr Waster was reading a book on chain restaurants recently (which seem to be taking over the world – thankfully Australia is not as chain restaurant heavy as countries like the USA)- and apparently chain restaurants and hotels / motels developed in the USA with the growth of the motor car.     Tourists and business travellers would choose a brand they knew that offered standard service…

Waste Disposal Bins Perth: Book Online For Great Prices and Service

Waste disposal bins Perth: we will set out in this short and informative article today, the quickest and easiest way that we know to arrange waste disposal bins Perth for your business or organisation.   When you are a busy owner or manager of a small business – we completely understand that you have so many things to do! It often feels like you are chasing your tail all day…