Why Is Recycling Good For The Economy? – And Is It Always?

At Waster – we are always explaining to customers and potential customers that recycling can be very good for their business. In Australia – due to ever increasing landfill levies on dumping in general waste – and the relatively cheaper cost of recycling (such as commingled or cardboard) – you can generally save money by recycling. Why is recycling good for the economy is a much wider question however. This…

Recycle Bin: Could You Win The Waste Collection Lottery?

Recycle bin: When we say recycling ideas – do you think of using the same idea over and over again (i.e. recycling!) or do you think of coming up with new ideas to boost recycling. Well in this case, thankfully we are talking about a really new and fresh idea.   Much of modern startup sector thinking is applying great ideas to new areas – i.e. like crowd sourcing etc….

Waste Management In Sydney Australia: How Technology Will Improve Your Service

Waste management in Sydney Australia: we have all read about “disruption” impacting many traditional industries from of course taxis with Uber to SaaS based IT packages meaning the end of expensive mainframes and servers for companies. We cover in this blog some of the trends influencing waste management in Sydney Australia.   The world of waste management is seeing lots of new entrants every year – with ideas such as…

Inbound Sales / New customer Growth Specialist: Jobs With Waster

Inbound Sales Key Highlights A dynamic sales, marketing and customer services role Lots of variety, autonomy and opportunity to drive sales and growth A successful internet start-up business – a market disrupter A friendly team environment and a positive and open culture Competitive salary Full time role Good 9am to 5.30 pm hours Offices based In Arndell Park, NSW Full training and development provided Position summary The business gets a…

Commercial Waste Bins Sydney: Will You Be Held To Contract?

Commercial Waste bins Sydney: as a waste and recycling company very much focused on growing our number of customers and especially focused on small and medium customers (such as cafes, offices, small businesses – which the Americans often call mom and pop businesses) – we often find ourselves talking to business operators who want to move across to Waster but have to wait a certain period of time as their…

How Long Does It Take For Plastic To Decompose?

Unless you have been hiding away and not reading any newspapers or websites in recent years – you will know that waste and recycling is becoming ever more important as national questions. How Long Does It Take For Plastic To Decompose – may sound like a simple question – but it has huge impacts on government policy – regarding the best way to deal with plastic waste – and how…

North Sydney Council Waste: Commercial North Sydney Waste Bin Options

If you are a business owner or manager in the North Sydney council region of Sydney – who has previously used North Sydney council waste management services (i.e. such as trade waste bin collections) for your business – you will have received a letter in the last few months saying that you need to find a commercial waste collection provider to continue your services.     Like many other councils…

Increase Recycling Rates: 5 Easy Ways To Increase Recycling Awareness

Many individuals are unaware that humans produce 3000 million tonnes of plastics per year, approximately 5 million tonnes will end up in our oceans. The importance of increasing recycling rates is essential as this ongoing issue impacts our environment and well-being.     There are many ways to increase recycling awareness, even the smallest changes have a massive impact on the environment. I will start by listing 5 simple changes…

Burwood Rubbish Collection: Commercial Waste Collection Providers

If you are a business owner or manager in the Burwood council region of Sydney – who has previously had Burwood council waste collection services (Burwood rubbish collection) for your business – you will have received a letter in the last few months saying that you need to find a commercial waste collection provider to continue your services.   In many cases – council collections can seem to be the…

Waste Management Brisbane: What You Need To Know In 2019!

Waste Management Brisbane – is the rubbish removal Brisbane industry different north of the border as most other things are (or better north of the border as Queenslanders would say!). In this blog post we aim to give you the low down on the key aspects of waste management and recycling for small and medium businesses in the Brisbane Metropolitan area. If you live on the Goldie, you can check out…

Office Recycling Bins: Are You Ready To Be A Green Office? (Infographic)

During the working week many of us spend our time in a commercial office – whether we like it or not.  Environmental awareness and focus on reducing pollution and waste going to landfill is a very noble aim and hence optimising office recycling bins is a really good idea. The good news is that reducing your waste going to landfill will also benefit your corporate bottom line by boosting profits!…