Bin services: How placement of bins can boost recycling rates

Bin services: at Waster we are always advocating that you can boost recycling rates if you make it the easy (or at least convenient) thing for your staff to do. Recycling rates can drop – if you have to walk a long distance to a recycling bin. In these scenarios – people will often take the easy option and dump bottles or cans in general waste. There are real benefits…

Australia Recycling: Can You Actually Make Money From Recycling?

Australia Recycling: did you ever watch that TV show – Antiques Roadshow – where people bring on wondrous works of art and family heirlooms – but only really want to know how much it is worth? Money talks they say after all. In today’s blog – we will ask the interesting question as to whether it is possible to make enough money from simply recycling to actually make a viable…

Skip Bin Adelaide: Great Resources To Reduce Your Waste Costs!

Skip bin Adelaide: South Australia is rightly regarded as the most successful State in Australia for recycling and environmental performance. We covered this recently in our blog on Adelaide waste management. We covered in that blog – how the State has the highest recycling rate per capita nationwide. In today’s blog – we want to highlight some great resources produced by the SA Government to help businesses and individuals boost…

Collecting Rubbish: Using Everyday Rubbish For Practical Benefits & Design

Collecting rubbish: when you are thinking about which bin to put your rubbish and recyclables into – it is sometimes good to know if there are any alternative uses for the items you are throwing out. At Waster – we love to promote good news environmental and business stores that let businesses reduce their waste spend whilst boosting recycling. In today’s blog – we will cover the potential to use…

Garbage Disposals – What Info Does A Business Need To Keep?

When you organise garbage disposals – you basically want the rubbish to be taken away as professionally as possible and at a good price. However, sometimes there are legal and other compliance requirements that a business needs to be aware off. In this blog we will cover some of those factors that need to be kept in mind.   Of course – if you operate a cafe or food service…

Rubbish Collections: Can Bin Design Actually Help Sell Your City And Businesses?

Rubbish Collections: when we think of some cities – the street furniture (i.e. a  fancy term for stuff like street signs, benches, bins etc) can be as much part of our memory and visual image as major buildings or landmarks. For example in London, some of the most iconic images are of red double decker buses, the classic tube map or red post boxes. In Paris – we often think…

Garbage Removal: A Subject For A Trip To Cinema?

Garbage Removal:  waste and recycling services tend to be one of those necessary evils of life and not something people want to spend too much of their free time thinking about. However, the recent War On Waste tv show on ABC presented the sector and topic in an interesting and entertaining light. It got Mr Waster thinking – have their been any other portrayals of the industry in movies or…

Rubbish Tips Melbourne: How Recycling Heroes Can Help Us All!

Rubbish Tips Melbourne: If you are like me, you have been enjoying the recent ABC – War On Waste TV show and its expose of the Australian waste and recycling sector and how much waste we produce as a nation. One lesson we took from the show was that individuals can make a real difference by making a commitment to changing behaviours. We have covered what we term recycling heroes…

Waste Bins: What Would You Teach Kids About Recycling?

Waste bins: Mr Waster was surprised to see that his daughter’s school is going on a excursion. That in itself is not very surprising – but the fact that 6 year olds were visiting a waste facility was! I was very pleased to see that they were going on an educational trip to the Kimbriki Resource Recovery centre and Eco House and Garden.   Waster offers a real alternative in…

Recycling Centre: Can Aussie Business Do Better To Improve Recycling?

Recycling Centre: there is an old saying in management that “if you can not measure it, you can not improve on it” – apparently by the famous scientist Lord Kelvin (see an interesting article in Forbes magazine that disputes this claim).  As Waster talks to companies about improving their environmental and recycling performance and reducing their costs – we started thinking, how is Australia doing as a nation regarding recycling,…

Waste Services Invoice: Clear And Easy To Understand Bin Collections!

Waste services invoice: Waster was set up with the clear objective of delivering market leading customer service to small and medium waste services customers – people who up to now have not enjoyed the best treatment, service levels or prices. Our commitment to high quality customer service also covers waste services invoice as our experience is that unclear and poorly communicated invoicing can be one of the major annoyances for…

Bin Waste Services: Save Up To 30% On Waste Services In 2019!

Bin Waste Services: Waster has printed its new flyers, designed to detail to future customers the pluses of our offering to small businesses. The flyer highlights the key value offered by Waster in a quick and easy manner.   We encourage any existing Waster customers to pass our details to their friends and contacts to take advantage of our referral offer – you will receive $50 of your next monthly…