Waste Collection Sydney: An Alternative Solution For The Future?

Waste collection Sydney: we have covered how landfills are the end destination for general waste in Sydney (and across Australian cities) and have discussed the increasing costs associated with disposal at landfill  – through government levies and shortage of landfill space accessible to our major metros.   In this blog we look at the alternative treatment of waste incineration – which is popular in many countries around the world.  …

Grease trap Perth: reliable trade waste cleaning of Perth grease traps

Grease trap Perth: if you are a Perth based business serving food such as a cafe, restaurant etc, you will need to be aware of trade waste legislation regulating what can be put down your sewer and what can not.   Water legislation in Perth is looked after by Water Corporation – see website here.   Waster is a revolution in waste management and recycling for small and medium Australian…

Skip Bins Brisbane: Why You Need A Skip For Construction Waste

Skip Bins Brisbane: if you read our blog on a regular basis – you will know that we provide low cost regular bin services for small and medium Aussie businesses covering general waste and all recycling streams.   Recently we have had a couple of issues with customer disposing of construction waste such as concrete or bricks in General Waste bins.   In this blog we will run through why…

Business Waste Disposal: Could Bacteria Eat Away Our Plastic Waste?

Business waste disposal is becoming more and more expensive in Australia due to the combined impacts of a landfill levy (in most states) that is designed to drive recycling.   On the other hand – recycling has become more expensive also – as China has recently closed the door on low quality recycling imports. Up to this year – Australia exported the vast majority of recycling collected through business waste…

Confidential document destruction: Identity Theft Can Happen To Anyone

Confidential document destruction: we all know the importance of making sure we do not let our personal information fall into the wrong hands. But often these thoughts can be quite theoretical.   In this blog post – we seek to mention a couple of celebrities – or people in the public eye who have had their identities stolen and have suffered financially as a result.   These cases are even…

Bin Service: Why Some Councils May End Commingled Recycling!

If you have been listening to the radio or reading the newspaper in recent weeks – you may be aware about a crisis in the Australian bin service industry that is starting to cause disruptions all over the country.   Ipswich council in Brisbane metro announced last week – that they would be putting an end to the commingled or mixed recycling bin service for residents for the immediate future….

Bin Collection Sydney: Many Great Tips To Reduce Your Office Waste!

Bin Collection Sydney: Sydney metro is jam packed full of office blocks and many of these businesses have common waste and recycling requirements.   The good thing about these type of businesses – is that offices can easily reduce their bin collection Sydney requirements by putting in place a common sense waste management plan and implementing simple solutions such as cardboard recycling or commingled recycling for bottles and cans.  …

Recycle Brisbane: Another Step To Reducing Waste In Brisbane

Recycle Brisbane: we all like to hear about good news when it comes to waste collections and recycling services.   Of course, there has been some bad news in the press recently – such as the transporting of large amounts of waste from interstate for disposal in Queensland landfills – this was covered on the ABC tv expose recently.   We are glad to see the recent announcement of a…

Rubbish Dump Sydney: How Long Does It Take Rubbish To Decompose?

Rubbish dump Sydney: we all know that dumping at landfill can be extremely expensive  – especially in Sydney metro area due to the landfill levy.   At Waster – we try to promote recycling to our customers for two principal reasons, in Sydney – recycling can be significantly cheaper than dumping in general waste and secondly – of course it helps the environment.   The issue of how and where…

Collect Rubbish: – Can You Say No To Single Use Plastics?

Have you ever come home from the shops after buying your groceries and ask did you just collect rubbish that needs to be disposed of or recycled.   When you buy a week’s food in a normal supermarket – the amount of plastic packaging, plastic bags etc that you take home can be huge.   Plastic bags are designed for single use – so you could easily build up a…