COVID-19 Plastic Waste 🌏

COVID-19 Plastic Waste 🌏: One thing people noticed in this global pandemic is the supposed “cleaning” of the Earth. For example, Venice’s Canals was reported to have become sparkly clean and clear because of people staying at their homes. But, what they do not know is that while the water indeed looks clear, that is only because of the sediments sinking to the bottom because of no boats up and…

Polyethylene Recycle Code ♺

Polyethylene Recycle Code ♺: One way you could live more sustainably is to stop improperly disposing of plastics. Up until this day, plastics of all kinds pester the environment; you can find it in the oceans, streets, landfills, and waterways. Therefore, it is a must to discipline yourselves and help stop pollution by obeserving proper waste management practices. You have a wide array of options to deal with the plastics…

Recycle Old Curtains ♻️

Recycle Old Curtains ♻️: Are you doing a major house makeover? If so, one thing you would want to change is those old curtains. But, where do you take them after years of wear and tear? Can you recycle them, instead? Read here to learn more.   >Download Now: Free PDF Business Owners Guide To Commingled Recycling Bin Services   A Bit About Waster Before I discuss how to recycle old…

Can VHS Videos Be Recycled? 📼

Can VHS Videos Be Recycled? 📼: It used to bring me so much joy in my younger years when my mother would make me milk and cookies while setting up the old Pinocchio VHS tape. That was probably the best time of my life as a kid. Nowadays, you would not find those kinds of tapes sold on the market. Today, when you think of watching a film at home,…

Disposable Gloves Recycling 🧤 – Can You Recycle Rubber Gloves And Other Latex Materials?

Disposable Gloves Recycling: There is an advert on Australian TV at the moment that basically says the one constant of modern life is dirty dishes! When you think about it – there is some truth in that – i.e. for every meal we eat from breakfast to supper time before bed – there are always dirty dishes. It is a bit like the old death and taxes anecdote. As Waster…

Is Silicone Recyclable? ♻️

Is Silicone Recyclable? ♻️: Silicone, if you do not know what it is, is a synthetic polymer made up of mainly silicon and oxygen, which is known as siloxane, and organic compounds like carbon and hydrogen. They can either be rubbery or liquid-like and are used as adhesives, sealants, medicine, and in cookware. Additionally, it has a number of useful properties like being resistant to heat and low toxicity. You…

State Of Australian Recycling 🗑️ – What Happens Now?

State Of Australian Recycling 🗑️: It is all over the news; almost everyone in the whole world is suffering its disastrous effects, may it be health or economic. The global pandemic, called COVID-19, really made an impact – a negative one, might I add – that all will remember in their lifetimes. One thing I can’t help but wonder is what will happen to the state of Australian recycling in…

What Is Sustainable Living? And, How Can We Practise It In 2020? 🌏

Sustainable Living In 2020 🌏: In spite of the recent events that transpired, we still have plenty of things to look forward to. 5 days from now, we will celebrate the 50th Earth Day this April. This annual environmental movement is meant to raise awareness on our planet’s status. Pollution, natural resource depletion, and the like are its usual agenda. And, the said event always encourages us to live a…

Are Tissues Recyclable? 🧻 – What Should We Do Them?

Are Tissues Recyclable? 🧻: Imagine a life without toilet rolls… I’m sure you simply cannot. Toilet paper has been around for more than many of us can remember. Paper products mainly used for cleaning and hygiene continues to play an important role in our lives – specifically modern life. But did you know that “official” paper cleaning products have been here since the late 1300s? In fact, Korea first mentioned…