New Waste Technology Taking the World by Storm

Over the last few years, waste-processing technology has been completely revolutionised. One such example of this is the micro autoclave fibre production plant that was opened by the UK-based waste specialist, Wilson Bio-Chemical in late 2016.   This plant is able to turn solid municipal waste into biomass fibre that can be used to convert Read More

What Does China’s Ban on Foreign Waste Mean for Australia?

If someone were to ask where your waste goes after the rubbish company collects it, would you know the answer? Well, up until recently, there’s a good chance that a large portion of it was actually ending up in China. That’s right, the country with the largest population and more people per square metre than Read More

Is Automated Waste Collection the Future of Public Waste Disposal?

According to the Maroochydore City Council on the Sunshine Coast, it is. The local council made headlines back in 2016 when they announced plans to “ditch wheelie bins in high-tech rubbish revolution”, and with stage one of the project due to be completed later this year, it looks like public waste disposal as we know Read More

5 Ways to Make Recycling the New Year’s Resolution You Actually Stick to

How much of your household waste is actually rubbish? There’s a big difference between waste and recyclable materials, but for the sake of convenience, a lot of Australians turn a blind eye to this and just throw anything and everything in their normal rubbish bin. Anything from household batteries, ink cartridges, junk mail and disposable Read More

How to Handle Your Post-Christmas Clean-Up

Over the Christmas period, Australians from across the country spread their Yuletide joy by exchanging presents, decorating their homes and businesses, and eating more food than any one person should. However, what a lot of people don’t often talk about is the aftermath. We’re talking about the piles of unwanted gifts or the second-hand items Read More

5 Things to Consider When Hiring a Skip Bin in Perth

Hiring a skip bin seems like a pretty straightforward process, however, there are a few things you’ll need to consider before you get your skip bin delivered and start throwing rubbish in. Here, we outline the most important points, so you’ll know what to expect when hiring a skip bin! What are You Using it Read More

What are the Negative Effects of Marine Waste?

Each year, eight million metric tonnes of waste finds its way into our oceans. This is the equivalent of 16 plastic bags (filled with plastic) for every metre of coastline around the world, excluding Antarctica. Given these figures, it’s not surprising that marine waste is becoming a global concern. What is Marine Waste? Marine waste Read More

Is Your Coffee Addiction Harming the Environment?

ABC’s recent mini-series, War on Waste, has drawn attention to a number of waste issues affecting Australia. As a waste management company in Perth, we’re no strangers to the rubbish epidemic that’s plaguing our nation, which is why we value the extra exposure and waste initiatives that have been explored in the series. Australia’s coffee Read More

Uninhabited Pacific Island Covered in 38 Million Pieces of Trash

Have you ever wondered where our waste ends up after it finds its way into the ocean? Australian scientists recently found out when they discovered an uninhabited island in the Pacific Islands that was covered with an estimated 38 million pieces of rubbish! Upon their arrival, the scientists found the tiny island in the middle Read More