Organic Waste Disposal and Recycling in Australia

Organic waste is the “good” waste. Because it’s biodegradable, it’s easily recyclable. It should never go into landfills. However, according to the Department of the Environment and Energy, in 2010-2011, 6.6 million tonnes, 47%, did wind up in...

Some Pretty Dire Consequences of Not Recycling

It happened so slowly that no one realized it. When plastic milk jugs replaced glass, when men stopped using razor strops in favor of disposable blades, and when picnic plates, cups and cutlery became disposable, people raved about the convenience of plastics. From...

6 Benefits of Using a Professional Waste Collection Company

We understand that commercial waste removal is not the most exciting of topics to talk about at the dinner table but if you have reached this page we will assume you do have some interest in commercial waste. It is indeed a very necessary and important business...

Top Tips to Reduce Your Business Waste

Your Company’s Step By Step Guide to Waste Reduction Waste reduction has been a top priority for Australian governments since the early 1990s. In spite of organized efforts to reduce waste, the amount of waste generated by Australians continues to grow....

The Ultimate Cost Saving Waste Reduction Program

Waste reduction is crucial to your company’s profitability, and to the environment. Simply look at your monthly waste bill with your accountant and you’ll probably be amazed at how much your business throws away each month – not only in waste, but in...

Which Businesses Produce Waste

We realise that every business sector presents its own particular set of environmental problems and each business within that sector is unique. With that in mind, we have put together a list of some of the facilities and work locations in Queensland (and indeed the...

Food Waste in the Food Service Industry

There is no doubt that the food service industry has seen huge growth in Australia over the last decade. Australia has a productive food manufacturing industry, employing thousands of people right across the country. But have you ever considered how much waste this...

Cycling Kit Donations to Africa

Update as at 01.09.18 – Unfortunately due to the extremely high response rate we have had to this initiative we are currently not accepting any more kit for recycling. We are working on further opportunities for this as there is clearly an awful lot of...