Drones In Waste Management – How Does Using Drones Affect The Environment?

Drones In Waste Management: Lo and behold, the future of waste management has come! From phones with facial recognition to 5g in wireless technology, we have seen drastic technological advances in the past years; it continues to go strong in 2020. But enough about that! Let us discuss what made you click the blog, which is drones in waste management. How do drones affect the environment, anyways?   A Bit…

Plastic Recycling Australia: Options For Businesses To Recycle Plastic

Plastic Recycling Australia: Many people are pleasantly pleased to find out that we are finally starting to make some real headway in recycling and resource recovery as a society and no longer dump the majority of our waste at landfills. There are increasing opportunities for recycling becoming viable every day and we will touch on some of them here.   In our regular blogs on all things recycling-related, we often…

China Waste Problem – Ban On Single-Use Plastics

China Waste Problem: Being a waste management company here, it is only natural for us to talk about plastic and its detrimental effects on the environment.   This is especially true in China, wherein according to a BBC article, China produced about 60 million tonnes of plastic waste in 2010. Plenty of plastic, right? But this is where it gets worse, it ballooned to 81 million tonnes this 2019. It…

Can You Recycle Magazines With Staples? – And More You Need To Know!

Can You Recycle Magazines With Staples: You may have some old and outdated magazines in your offices or homes. If that’s the case, then recycling them would be the perfect way to dispose of them properly.   Magazines with staples recycling is a part of a more general topic which is mixed paper recycling. Mixed paper means different types of paper mixed together. Additionally, this includes items such as phone…

Medical Waste Management: Let’s Talk About Sharps

Medical Waste Management: When many businesses such as doctor or dentist surgeries are arranging their medical waste management services, they often forget about a sharps disposal service.   Sharps disposal can refer to “any device or object used to puncture or lacerate the skin”, and most commonly refers to needles, syringes and items used by tattoo parlours, acupuncturists, etc.   In saying this, let me discuss more on the topic…

Earth Day 2020 – Information You Need To Know And What You Should Do

Earth Day 2020: If you ask me what day I’m excited about, my answer would be 22 April 2020. I’m fairly ecstatic about the 50th celebration of Earth Day, after all! But what makes me so excited about it, anyway?   Well, that’s because of the exposure and addressing of the environmental problems we face today. It gives Earth a platform to voice out its distress.   As a result,…

General Waste Bin Collection – Easy To Arrange For Business

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…

Battery Recycling – What To Do With Your Old Batteries

Battery Recycling: Here at Waster, we always promote a zero-waste environment. In doing so, we make sure to bring you informative, up-to-date blog topics for you to learn more. Our blogs include topics like recycling, upcycling, waste disposal services, etc.   In this blog, we will be tackling battery recycling. But first things first, let me ask you this… Did you know that batteries can be recycled? Let me discuss…

Waste Disposal Service: Commercial Bin Hire And Collections For SME

Waste Disposal Service: In our usual blogs – we cover lots of issues relating to disposal waste and recycling. We have covered issues such as plastic waste, recycling approaches and whether modern landfills could actually be good for the environment (by capturing gases and creating electricity.   We always try to be positive about the global issues with disposal waste as in may areas tech and new approaches are really…

Green Waste Removal: Food Waste To Create Electricity Throughout Australia?

Green waste removal – if you have been playing attention to the press recently in Australia -you will know that there is an ongoing crisis in the recycling and waste management industries.   Due to China clamping down on importation of low quality recycling commodities – many Australian councils and commercial recyclers are feeling the pinch.   Ipswich council has recently announced that they are putting an end to commingled /…