Why Climate Change is a Problem in Waste Management

By |2020-12-22T17:16:07+11:00December 14th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Hotter and colder days are coming. The continuous rise in global temperature causes climate change. Livestock production, urbanisation, mining, and overlogging of trees are some of the human activities to blame. However, did you know that waste management is also a problem that contributes to climate change?  Importance of Waste Management Waste management deals [...]

How Recycling Can Save Our Planet

By |2020-12-22T16:38:02+11:00December 13th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

The NSW government extended the budget for the Waste Less, Recycle More Initiative with $337 million for 2017-2021. The program aims to modernise the waste sector with more recycling services to the community and ensure a clean environment. Specifically, it has the following objectives: Encourage local communities to waste avoidance and recycling. Prevent littering [...]

Rubbish Disposal: Tips to Prevent Rapid Effects of Climate Change

By |2020-12-22T14:34:20+11:00December 12th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Let’s face it. The condition of the environment has gone through difficult situations due to human activities. We exploit our natural resources to the point that they cannot recover. Burning of fossil fuels, deforestation, and urbanisation are some man-made processes to blame for the increasing global temperature that leads to climate change.  But, can [...]

Top 10 Statistics About Climate Change

By |2020-12-22T13:08:11+11:00December 11th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Climate change is as real as the earth is round. In fact, the effects of climate change are already immediately palpable nowadays. Global warming has led to shrinking mountain glaciers, melting ice caps in Antarctica, Greenland, and the Arctic, and rising sea levels all over the world.  Moreover, the large-scale shifts in weather patterns [...]

Climate Change: Why You Should Be Responsible in Throwing Your Rubbish

By |2020-12-22T11:48:21+11:00December 9th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

The past decade has been recorded as the warmest years ever since NASA began its modern record keeping in 1880. The year 2019 ranked second to 2016 as the hottest year recorded, having an almost 1 degree Celsius increase in the mean temperature of 1951 to 1980. This significant change in temperature indicates that [...]

Climate Change 101: An Introduction

By |2020-12-22T11:46:58+11:00December 8th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Climate change is a hot topic, literally and metaphorically. Since time immemorial, scientists and environmental experts have observed the continuous warming of the earth and predicted that the situation will worsen if we continue our unsustainable practices. Now, climate change is upon us, and we are suffering the consequences of our environmental apathy.  What [...]

Troubling Effects of Deforestation

By |2020-12-08T02:06:48+11:00December 7th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

As the population continues to increase, our world relies more on natural resources for our basic needs such as food, water, and shelter. However, we are overexploiting our forests to the point that they cannot recover. Deforestation has troubling effects on a scale you cannot even imagine.  What is Deforestation? Deforestation is the permanent [...]

How Recycling Helps Decrease Deforestation

By |2020-12-08T01:45:26+11:00December 6th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

The primary cause of deforestation in the world is agriculture, but wood-production and mining are also adding a significant toll. To provide food security, especially crops and beef, food producers have been clearing forest lands and converting them to pasture and farming areas.  In 2018, WWF listed Australia as one of the worst deforesters [...]

How Deforestation Adds to Our Pollution Problems

By |2020-12-08T01:26:12+11:00December 5th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Through the years, we are relying on trees for oxygen, fruits, wood products, and housing materials. But, humans can be greedy. Today, we are facing deforestation issues around the world as the population continues to increase.  Deforestation involves cutting of trees for human consumption or clearance for mining activities and agricultural purposes. According to [...]

How Food Waste Contributes to Deforestation

By |2020-12-08T00:57:05+11:00December 4th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Today, we produce enough food for the population. However, due to the conversion of forests to agricultural use, deforestation has also become an issue. One of the biggest challenges now is producing enough food while limiting its impact on the environment. By managing our food waste, we can help lessen the effect of deforestation.  [...]

How Rapid Deforestation Contributes to Climate Change

By |2020-12-08T00:17:40+11:00December 3rd, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Since primary school, teachers taught us that trees provide oxygen and absorb carbon dioxide for their growth and development. Moreover, if you ask children how to save the environment, they would probably answer “By planting more trees”. If these innocent kids understand that, why can’t we? Over the years, humans have been exploiting natural [...]

How Paper is Recycled

By |2020-12-07T23:07:09+11:00December 2nd, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Paper is one of the most recyclable rubbish globally. In Australia, 375,000 tonnes of mixed paper and cardboard waste turn into export. The exportation leads to hundreds of thousands of papers that go to other nations. However, the COAG (Council of Australian Governments) concluded that an export ban will be set in the country. [...]

10 Facts About Paper Waste

By |2020-12-07T10:58:04+11:00December 1st, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

There’s no doubt about it. Paper waste is still one of the biggest slices in the pie chart of waste volume productions in Australia. Dubbed as one of the leading nations with the highest demand for paper, it follows that paper waste is also a consequence of such reality. Every Australian contributes to this [...]

No Paper Policy and Deforestation

By |2020-12-07T10:58:14+11:00November 30th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Paper is one of the basic products that people use every day. People use it for office work and daily operations. Many businesses use it as packaging material and containment options. Industries create other everyday products and depend on paper as its main raw material. Paper is important. It is a very big product [...]

Australian Laws Against Deforestation

By |2020-12-07T10:23:04+11:00November 29th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

As the effects of deforestation become clearer every year, Australia pushes for more action. From the previous decades, laws and policies are already present to set as a guideline for residents and businesses in the continent. With more problems arising, there is more focus and effort to mitigate the bad effects of deforestation. This [...]

7 Actionable Tips To Help Reduce Deforestation

By |2020-12-07T10:12:01+11:00November 28th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Global warming has taken its toll in the twenty-first century. The surge in the Industrial Revolution paved the way for more advanced economic activities that stimulated the world. As such, people become more in touch with ways that gradually affect the world’s atmosphere. Deforestation is one of them. People convert forest lands into a [...]

5 Ways to Deal with Demolition Debris

By |2020-12-07T09:42:53+11:00November 27th, 2020|Construction Rubbish Tips, Did You Know, Strip Out & Small Demolition|

Demolition debris is unavoidable since there will always be construction waste on a building or demolition site. For many, the initial urge when dealing with a lot of material waste is to simply make a few visits to the tip and dispose of it all. However, when you have demolition activities, make sure you [...]

Rubbish Removal Service: Full House Cleanout and Light Demolition

By |2020-12-07T09:31:06+11:00November 26th, 2020|Construction Rubbish Tips, Did You Know, Rubbish Information, Strip Out & Small Demolition|

For a hygienic and clean home space, cleaning out your home is vital. Above all, one of the fundamentals of a happy life is to keep your home order and tidy. But a full house cleanup is without a doubt, a tiring and troublesome undertaking. That's why seeking professionals will always be a good [...]

Sydney Laws and Regulations on Incineration of Rubbish

By |2020-12-07T09:14:25+11:00November 25th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

Despite being an appealing technological solution for waste disposal, municipal solid waste treatment (MSW) combustion-based processes or incineration is a topic of intense controversy worldwide. In the absence of effective policies, incineration can release toxic contaminants that can impact human health and the environment, especially into the air, land, and water. While municipal waste [...]

The Dangers of Rubbish Incineration

By |2020-12-07T09:03:02+11:00November 24th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

The dumping and burying of rubbish in landfills is not a reasonable alternative for decreasing the amount of waste in the world. There is simply not enough available space, horizontally or vertically, for billions of tons of this highly polluted material to be safely deposited annually. For this purpose, in so many nations, incineration [...]

The Effects of Recent Lockdowns to Sydney’s Waste Problems

By |2020-11-29T03:44:57+11:00November 23rd, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

As COVID-19 crisis continues to evolve, the government initiated lockdowns to flatten the curve and slow the spread of coronavirus disease. The disease has significantly affected our day-to-day activities from physical distancing, daily sanitation, proper handwashing to travel bans.  For months, these out of the norm have become our daily normal activities. However, the [...]

PPE Waste Adds to Destruction of Our Oceans

By |2020-12-10T03:41:06+11:00November 22nd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

The world is in a bit of a twist today. It has been about a year since the emergence of the Coronavirus around the world began placing high-stress toll in the public health of all nations. All people in the world have the potential for this infectious disease. This possibility heightens without the proper [...]

How to Improve Rubbish Management Through Circular Economy

By |2020-11-29T03:08:53+11:00November 21st, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

Poor rubbish management has significantly contributed to climate change, air pollution, contamination of our waterways and even our soil. The detrimental effects of poor waste management have gravely affected other species and ecosystems Rubbish is a global issue that continues to increase and pollute our land, air and oceans over the years. As the [...]

The Best Information You Need Before Hiring a Rubbish Removal Company

By |2020-12-10T04:02:54+11:00November 20th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

People discard waste every moment, every day. As such, the rubbish removal industry will always be in demand anywhere. You need someone to take care of the trash you can't take care of. The good news is, there are many rubbish removalists around Sydney. The question you need to ask is, which rubbish removal [...]

5 Interesting Waste Management Strategies in Sydney

By |2020-11-29T03:26:28+11:00November 19th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

Human wastes come in different forms and sizes such as solid, liquid, gaseous and even radioactive. These human wastes are processed differently; this necessitates proper waste management. Waste management refers to the human rubbish being collected, transported, sorted and processed in different ways. There are various methods in disposing of unwanted rubbish such as [...]

How to Properly Dispose of PPE to Save the Environment

By |2020-12-10T03:51:15+11:00November 18th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

The spread of the Coronavirus around the globe has propelled people to be extra careful in day to day social interactions. The virus is very contagious within close distances. Certain safety precautions and voluntary steps are necessary to curb the numbers and prevent the virus from causing a further threat to humanity. These steps [...]

Top 8 Commercial and Residential Rubbish Facts of 2020

By |2020-11-26T12:26:28+11:00November 17th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

Every household and commercial establishments accumulate rubbish every day. However, not every business owner or homeowner considers hiring a local rubbish removal service provider to clean up their accumulated waste. Some choose to dispose of their rubbish by themselves while others leave them on the curbside for council pickups. Usually, improper disposal of waste [...]

How to Schedule an End of Lease Rubbish Removal Efficiently

By |2020-12-10T03:18:23+11:00November 16th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information, Rubbish Removals|

The time has come! You need to move out and start your new life somewhere else. You’ve talked to the owner of the wonderful apartment you’ve been eyeing for months now. You’ve signed the perfect deal that agrees with your budget. It’s near your favourite restaurants and it's a walking distance away from work. [...]

How to Dispose of Large Waste Items From Your Home

By |2020-12-10T03:02:17+11:00November 15th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

There are different kinds of trash. Each one has its proper method of disposal for an efficient and effective way of waste management. Large items are not different from this. Large items from any site pose as one of the most hassle-causing and exhausting rubbish. The size of the garbage can be greater than [...]

How Irresponsible Disposal of PPE Adds to Sydney’s Waste Problem

By |2020-11-26T12:18:16+11:00November 14th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

Face masks and other personal protective equipment are an essential part of our daily routine since the coronavirus outbreak. As COVID-19 cases continue to increase, so does our daily use of this personal protective equipment (PPE). And the longer we utilise these PPEs, so does the increase in plastic waste. Irresponsible waste disposal is [...]

Residential Rubbish Statistics During the Pandemic

By |2020-11-26T12:02:12+11:00November 12th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

Lockdowns evoke the resurgence of single-use items which puts the country’s target to meet its national packaging recycling by 2025 in trouble. As people are mandated to stay and work in their homes, the curbside rubbish has increased significantly during the lockdown period. COVID-19 has already  As Australians spend most of their time at [...]

The Effects of Commercial Rubbish and What Can You Do About It

By |2020-11-26T11:27:00+11:00November 10th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

Accumulation of rubbish is inevitable, especially in any business establishments. Whether it’s a fast-food chain, shopping malls, an office and even industrial companies--you’re bound to create a tonne of waste at the end of the day.  Commercial establishments and industrial companies are known to be major contributors to the bloating population of waste generation. [...]

The Connection Between Improper Rubbish Disposal and Climate Change

By |2020-11-26T11:19:02+11:00November 8th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

The discarded waste materials alone have significantly played a huge role in climate change. As a result, the greenhouse gases in our planet’s atmosphere continue to rise at an alarming rate up to this present day. And despite the best efforts of the government and other industries in the rubbish management, the damage remains--only [...]

How to Prevent Infestation of Garbage Bins

By |2020-11-26T02:34:52+11:00November 6th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

While it’s a relief that you can throw most rubbish in your garbage cans, the next rubbish-related issue you’ll face is the small critters and pests infesting your containers. Although it’s a common issue that flies and other pests can swarm your waste bins, it becomes problematic once these creatures proliferate your outdoors or [...]

The Coronavirus Effect: Discarded PPE Rubbish

By |2020-11-26T02:19:32+11:00November 4th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

The coronavirus pandemic brought a massive fear to all age groups. We see how the COVID-19 situation put the different sectors in the brink of collapse— particularly in businesses, economy and even the normal flow of society. All we can do is to depend on what the governments and hospitals can do to combat [...]

How to Effectively Handle Bulky Items Disposal

By |2020-11-11T15:32:26+11:00November 2nd, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Office Junk Tips, Rubbish Information|

Handling rubbish takes a lot of hard work and proper knowledge to be effective. Each kind of trash has an effective way of disposal. Bulky items aren’t any different. The challenge in handling bulky items is the size you're going to deal with in getting rid of the whole trash. It takes a lot [...]

How Effective is Sydney’s Waste Strategy

By |2020-11-11T15:27:09+11:00October 30th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Australia is one of the biggest contributors of waste to the whole world. As such, it has formed several policies to advocate better waste management in the nation. Sydney, one of the biggest contributors of the nation’s garbage, has always been on the lookout for better waste management methods. The city’s advocacy to push [...]

Where Does All the Waste in Sydney Go?

By |2020-11-11T15:02:44+11:00October 28th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

New South Wales generates a lot of waste every year. With a waste generation growth rate of 1.3% from the early 2000s, nobody can deny it. Waste is gradually increasing every year. From the 17,374 kilotons in 2010, it has produced 17,690 kilotons in 2015. Sooner, people around NSW should expect a garbage generation [...]

What is Green Waste Recycling and Why You Should Practise It Now

By |2020-11-11T14:51:50+11:00October 27th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Green is in! Unfortunately, this also applies to the waste accumulation that happens over the globe. Green waste has a high contribution to the total amount of waste that Earth has. However, this is normal as green waste is organic waste that can decompose over time. Green waste is rich in nitrogen. Considering that [...]

How Much Does It Cost to Dispose Of Bulky Items

By |2020-11-11T14:10:49+11:00October 26th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

  It’s important to practise proper waste disposal to get rid of garbage. However, most of the time, efficient rubbish disposal can cost a lot, especially in bigger volumes. Not to mention, it can cost a lot of time and effort too. If you want to save up on waste disposal expenses, the best [...]

Best Ways to Deal with Emergency Rubbish Collections

By |2020-11-11T13:56:11+11:00October 25th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

  Emergency rubbish collections can send anyone who’s unprepared to panic over their stuff at home. This is especially true to those who have a big house and who haven’t decluttered their home for a long time. It would be extremely confusing about where to begin. That’s why it’s important that you declutter and [...]

Why Private Rubbish Removal is More Efficient than Council Pickups

By |2020-11-11T13:55:10+11:00October 23rd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

Paul’s Rubbish Removal is known all across the Sydney area as one of the most efficient rubbish removal companies. We always make sure that we provide an immediate response to our clients’ rubbish removal needs, whenever and wherever they are in Sydney. Aside from that, we also move fast and systematically so that we [...]

Types of Electrical Rubbish and How to Segregate Them

By |2020-11-11T13:55:05+11:00October 21st, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

Due to our incessant advancements in technology, a lot of the things we have now are powered by electricity. These items are classified as electrical items and are not restricted to things that you need to plug into an electrical outlet. Electronic devices that are powered by batteries, whether rechargeable or not, are also [...]

End-of-Lease Rubbish Removal Checklist

By |2020-11-11T13:54:58+11:00October 19th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

Remember the bond that you have deposited in the first month of your tenancy? You can get that refunded at the end of your contract. All you have to do is to restore your place to its original condition when you first moved in. That means that aside from getting rid of all your [...]

How to Deal with Electrical Rubbish in Your Home

By |2020-11-09T16:51:36+11:00October 17th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

Due to the advancements in technology, as well as our reliance on it, most of the items found in our homes are now electrical. Inevitably, you will need to dispose of your electrical rubbish when their product life comes to end. Many homeowners, however, find e-waste disposal difficult because they are not sure how [...]

When is the Best Time to Declutter Your Home?

By |2020-10-30T09:25:47+11:00October 14th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

Recent researches prove that clutter can have an effect not only on our homes but also on our wellbeing. When it comes to organising and eliminating the clutter or piles of a mess, you don't know what to do about it and it can be very stressful and problematic.  Decluttering your home is not [...]

Sydney Zero-Waste Centres: Where Are They?

By |2020-10-22T09:26:00+11:00October 10th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

You may not think about the effect of the waste you're throwing out, but collectively, it's massive. If we don't make significant changes to how we treat waste, we will send more than 200,000 tons of waste to landfills every year by 2030. As waste is buried, it decomposes over time and emits greenhouse [...]

Is Zero-Waste Recycling Effective in Sydney?

By |2020-10-22T09:18:33+11:00October 7th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

We never aim to submit any waste to landfills. We decrease what we need, reuse as much as we can, send little for recycling, and compost what we can't. All of that, it establishes a no waste strategy at home with the idea of challenging ourselves to commit to zero waste lifestyle. This simply [...]

How to Do the Zero-Waste Method to Your Old Furniture and Large Items

By |2020-10-22T08:59:50+11:00October 5th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Some people consider that zero-waste method is merely for restricting the use of products that can create waste. However, this method can also be beneficial in disposing of unwanted furniture or large items without sending it to landfills.  Furniture is bulky, heavy, and difficult to transport, which makes it hard to remove the large [...]

Why You Should Practise Zero-Waste Method in Your Home

By |2020-10-22T08:44:53+11:00October 3rd, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

The zero-waste campaign keeps picking up the pace, particularly with millennials and families getting increasingly prominent. The change now goes well beyond remembering to switch our lifestyle and separate our rubbish into a recycling container, to reduce waste contamination and probably reverse the effect on the environment. Maintaining a zero-waste household can be difficult [...]

The Ultimate Guide to Waste Hierarchy

By |2020-10-01T10:30:48+10:00September 30th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

While the craze for recycling goes on, you might think it’s the best way to reduce all our wastes. But it is not the real score though. With the waste hierarchy, it can guide you to a series of preferences— from the most favourable to the least preferred actions— in reducing all your wastes. [...]

Plastic Waste Management: Is Australia Ready for Graphene Technology?

By |2020-10-01T10:21:58+10:00September 28th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Plastic wastes are like toxic tsunamis invading every corner of our lands and oceans— threatening marine life and humans alike. You probably might be wondering how the Australian government can address our overuse of plastics. Or do we even stand a chance to manage effectively and reduce our surging rubbish on plastics? In 2017-2018 [...]

Hazardous Chemicals Found in Your Home

By |2020-10-01T08:57:27+10:00September 26th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Chemicals become an integral part of our lifestyle. Although they are a common sight in your home, many of these chemicals are hazardous to you and your loved ones. Children are the most vulnerable from all these dangerous chemicals lurking within your house and properties. Almost all hazardous chemicals in your home come with [...]

The Dangers of Burying Your Garbage

By |2020-10-01T08:50:05+10:00September 24th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Landfills are amongst the common endpoints of most of our household and commercial rubbish. Although there are council’s rubbish collections roaming within your place, these might take days or even weeks to get your heaps of rubbish eliminated. Could burying be the best way to end all the hassles and financial burden of dumping [...]

The Zero Waste Challenge (Checklist)

By |2020-10-01T08:39:33+10:00September 22nd, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

While enjoying an extravagant meal on your dining table, you probably don’t even think where your food packages and leftovers will end up. Any rubbish we produce, unfortunately, starts to fill up every corner of sanitary landfills. Much worse, thrown debris might end up in your footpath and outdoor spaces.  In only two years, [...]

Waste Disposal Policies Every School Should Have

By |2020-09-29T11:42:53+10:00September 20th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

It is uncommon for schools to be dirty and cluttered. That’s because schools employ cleanup crews who regularly clean and maintain the premises. Aside from that, such institutions have policies on littering and waste disposal that allows students to take part in keeping the school a conducive place to learn and study. Waste Disposal [...]

Saving Resources Through Proper Waste Disposal

By |2020-09-29T11:13:01+10:00September 17th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Waste generation in the country amounts to 67 million tonnes of rubbish per annum. We recycle about 37 million tonnes of rubbish while we recover energy from the other 2 million tonnes. That means that we’re only recovering about 58% of the total waste we generate while the remaining 42% goes directly to sanitary [...]

How to Efficiently Follow the Australian National Waste Policy

By |2020-09-29T10:46:13+10:00September 14th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Australia is currently facing a recycling crisis, indicating that we produce more waste than we recover and recycle. Annually, the country is generating an estimated total of 67 million tonnes of rubbish and only 58% of that amount is recovered. That’s only about 37 million tonnes of recycled products. Luckily, household owners, businesses, and [...]

Waste Disposal Units in Australia

By |2020-10-31T13:42:26+11:00September 10th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Australia’s problem with food waste has existed for generations. We generate over 7.3 million tonnes of food every year, which is about 300 kg of waste food per person. That shouldn’t come out as a surprise considering that 35% of the average household bin is food waste. More than 5 million tonnes of the [...]

Littering in Schools Statistics

By |2020-10-09T01:39:38+11:00September 8th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

  We consider schools as our second home, the place where we gain knowledge and understanding of how to survive and succeed in the real world. Given that, it is ideal to keep our learning environment clean and orderly. Just like our home, we need to keep our school sanitary and clutter-free. One way [...]

Do Modern Homes Still Have Asbestos in Them

By |2020-09-15T10:40:57+10:00September 6th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Sydney is a highly urbanised and developed city, and you can immediately tell so by looking at the series of contemporary houses built across the capital. Modernisation is a huge indicator of advancement. Contemporary homes are not only known for their sleek and minimalist style but also their energy-efficient and eco-friendly composition. More than [...]

How Do I Recycle My Microwave?

By |2020-09-14T08:49:41+10:00September 4th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Not all people have the privilege of a fast and efficient kitchen appliance. But, with a microwave at home, you can serve a variety of dishes that will surely satisfy your family’s palates. Additionally, it heats leftover food and cooks easy-to-make recipes — which are both convenient solutions whenever you have a busy schedule.  [...]

Plasterboard Recycling

By |2020-09-14T08:28:27+10:00September 3rd, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Due to the continuous rise in residential and commercial buildings around the globe, it is an undeniable fact that construction and demolition (C&D) waste are also increasing in numbers. According to RMIT University, Australia produced about 20 million tonnes of C&D debris and dumped 33% of it in landfills between 2016 and 2017. And [...]

How to Recycle Your Bike in Sydney

By |2020-09-14T08:10:13+10:00September 2nd, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Biking has a lot of positive effects not only for your body but for the environment as well. It is an excellent form of cardio exercise and a hobby where you can meet a diverse group of cyclists in the community. Moreover, it is the best alternative transportation since it’s not fuel-dependent. You can [...]

How Does Littering Affect the Environment

By |2020-09-14T07:56:54+10:00September 1st, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Over the years, Australia is dealing with waste management problems. China stopped importing the country’s plastics and recyclables in 2017, which prompted the authorities to boost their efforts in local recycling capacity and lowering the landfilling rate. However, these goals would be impossible without the cooperation of the communities. And littering is not helping [...]

5 Places You Can Recycle Your Printer

By |2020-09-14T07:47:29+10:00August 31st, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Working in the modern era provides convenience and efficiency at the same time. You can now process office documents, projects, and proposals in a computer and produce hard copies fresh from printing machines. However, with the bulk and countless paperwork to print, there will be a time when a printer can’t handle the never-ending [...]

Knowing the Difference Between Asbestos and Fibro

By |2020-09-15T10:52:14+10:00August 29th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Fibro and asbestos are often confused terms in the construction industry. These two are composite building and construction material used to fireproof and insulate houses and establishments. The thermal stability and fire resistance or asbestos and fibro, combined with strength and durability that allows them to last long, are qualities that make them ideal [...]

The Current State of Australia’s Recycling Crisis

By |2020-08-31T08:43:21+10:00August 27th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Australia is one of the biggest rubbish generators across the globe. Over the years, this problem of waste production continuously swells up, consequently generating around 67 million tonnes of rubbish in 2017. Of that amount, only 37% was recycled.  Australia is, thus, facing a recycling crisis. We create more waste each year than we [...]

Metal Waste and Disposal: Australian Statistics

By |2020-08-31T08:27:31+10:00August 26th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Metal is one of the most abundant elements in the world. Different types of metal like steel, iron, aluminium, copper, and bronze produces packaging materials, household and commercial items, and industrial equipment. Precious metals like gold, silver, bronze, and platinum also have various uses ranging from jewellery, electronics, all the way to medical technologies. [...]

How is Metal Recycled?

By |2020-08-31T01:06:29+10:00August 25th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

No matter its form nor what it’s made of, metals are precious materials. The lustre, conductivity, malleability, and ductility of metals, among other properties, reinforce the multitude of benefits and uses metals have to offer. From household to commercial and industrial settings, metals make up a wide range of objects, structures, and machinery.  The [...]

How to Determine if your Old Roof Sheet has Asbestos or Cement

By |2020-09-15T10:02:38+10:00August 24th, 2020|Construction Rubbish Tips, Did You Know|

While a full ban on asbestos entered into effect in Australia in 2003, lots of buildings and houses were renovated and built with asbestos before 1987. During that time, Australian homes were usually fond of asbestos as a roofing material. However, as those houses age and weathered, high exposure to asbestos can slowly harm [...]

What Can You Do With Those Old Bicycles

By |2020-08-30T23:56:15+10:00August 23rd, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

The production of bicycles every year is estimated to be 130 million around the world. Considering this fact, it may not surprise you why there are so many old bikes in Sydney's garage resting with rust and full of dust. Bicycles have long been known to have many uses ever since before. These are [...]

War on Waste: Is Australia Winning?

By |2020-08-30T23:25:55+10:00August 21st, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Information|

You're likely wondering how Earth got into this mess of too much waste, and what Australia is doing to address the high peaks of rubbish in the landfill sites and in the ocean. Since the country is one of the most wasteful countries in the developed world, it alerts every local council in the [...]

6 Tips to Remember When Doing Brick Demolition

By |2020-08-30T23:05:15+10:00August 20th, 2020|Did You Know, Strip Out & Small Demolition|

Bricks are heavy and durable. It can last for decades when proper placement is done. Most older homes use bricks as walls, floors, property boundaries, chimneys and fireplaces. But when the ground or foundation beneath a brick structure starts to shift over the years, the mortar joints can crack or crumble, causing bricks to [...]

Laws Related to Excavation and Demolition in Sydney

By |2020-08-30T01:24:12+10:00August 18th, 2020|Did You Know, Strip Out & Small Demolition|

Sydney is a diverse city to live in. Countless new apartments and units are popping up alongside older free-standing houses in the city. With the growing population and need to build new homes, excavation and demolition have become increasingly popular.   Demolishing an old house and excavating soil may seem like a quick and easy [...]

Waste Statistics in Australia 2020: Why We Should Act Now

By |2020-08-30T00:23:37+10:00August 17th, 2020|Did You Know|

January 2020 marks the beginning of a brand-new decade that many looked at with optimism and a new lease on life. But as months move fast, many are wondering if this year can get any worse.  Starting from wildfires, coronavirus outbreak, economic downturn to the abrupt collapse of waste management chains, this year has [...]

Can Rubbish Removal Companies Perform Degassing of Air Conditioning Units?

By |2020-08-24T17:23:31+10:00August 15th, 2020|Did You Know|

Living in comfort means having an air condition unit at home. It helps to reduce the likelihood of excessive sweating and humidity. However, if air conditioners reach their end, it's time to dispose them in the landfill or recycling centres. Upon disposing, there is a significant risk that the refrigerant will be discharged into [...]

Requirements Before You can Perform Demolition and Excavation in Sydney

By |2020-08-24T17:23:39+10:00August 13th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information, Rubbish Removals|

Excavation and demolition sites are a busy place. The work there can be dangerous, and precautions must be taken when taking down a building and excavating a trench, tunnel or shaft. Many contractors work side-by-side and heavy vehicles come and go. With this environment, completing requirements is a priority to ensure the health and [...]

How to Deal with Excavation Rubbish in Sydney

By |2020-08-24T17:23:28+10:00August 11th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information, Rubbish Removals|

Sydney is one of Australia's cities with a fast ride toward modernisation. The current rate of metropolitan area expansion requires the development of public transport frameworks, such as metro, train, and tunnels. That also led to the construction of commercial buildings, the expansion of factories and the allocation of area for new residential buildings. [...]

Cigarette Litter Facts

By |2020-08-24T11:56:06+10:00August 9th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling|

The world throws trillions of cigarette butts into the environment every year. These cigarette litters are everywhere, scattered along with green spaces, sidewalks, roadsides, beaches, and waterways. If you see cigarette filters on Australia's streets, remember that you see some parts of the 7 billion littered every year in the country. Despite the harmful [...]

7 Responsible Ways to Get Rid of Junk in Your Home

By |2020-08-11T01:18:25+10:00August 7th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling, Rubbish Removals|

When you have piles of junk at home, you probably thought of cleaning and getting rid of those unusable items. Since no one wants to live with junk, your eagerness to wipe out every single trash in your home becomes stronger.  Junk comes in many shapes and sizes. From a stack of old newspaper [...]

The Benefits of White Goods Recycling

By |2020-08-24T17:23:19+10:00August 5th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling|

Landfill holds most of Australia's white goods, and that fact is not helping the environment at all. Whether you want to be an advocate of nature or earn a benefit out of your white goods, bringing it to landfills will not help you in either way. That is why most homeowners shift their attention [...]

The Truth About the War on Waste in Australia

By |2020-08-11T00:43:33+10:00August 2nd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Australia's waste is rising twice as high as its population every year. The country has now become one of the worst in the developed countries in terms of rubbish production. Ever since China stopped accepting foreign waste, the local councils and NGOs are making actions to battle the rising statistics of waste in the [...]

How to Properly Dispose Paint Tins

By |2020-08-11T00:43:23+10:00July 30th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Improper disposal of paint tins can be hazardous in your household. Without taking measures on how to dispose of paint tins properly, you are putting your family members at risk from obtaining serious illnesses such as skin, lung and eye problems. For several years, paint tins keep stacking up in your house without even [...]

10 Facts About Hard Rubbish You Should Know

By |2020-08-24T11:55:30+10:00July 28th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Appliances, furniture and other things at home become hard rubbish as they are destined to be. As old and damaged electronic devices and furniture piles up in your home, inconvenience will soon get you frustrated. That is why replacing things in the house and dumping old stuff will give you peace and order at [...]

How to Choose the Right House Demolition Company in Sydney

By |2020-08-24T11:55:24+10:00July 27th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

House demolition jobs are very chaotic and disorganised. There are lots of preparations that go into demolishing a home. Workers are also prone to accidents and potential life loss. That is why choosing the right demolition company is very important when you're planning for a house demolition.  From gaining permits to following safety rules, [...]

How Much Rubbish Do We Throw in the Ocean

By |2020-08-24T11:55:19+10:00July 26th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Sometimes, laziness in finding a trash can is one way of contributing to the rising number of rubbish every year. People think that if they drop plastic wrappers on the streets or let a few napkins get swept by the wind, it is not affecting the environment at all. But the problem is, there [...]

Coffee Cup Waste Statistics in Australia

By |2020-08-24T11:55:13+10:00July 24th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Australia indeed loves coffee, so it's no wonder why people associate mornings with the scent of fresh coffee brewing, or a fast ride to coffee shops before working. Yet what we didn't realize is that the coffee cups are slowly stacking up and polluting the environment. Commonly, coffee shops use paper coffee cups. But [...]

How Rubbish Affects Australia’s Ocean Ecosystem

By |2020-07-29T16:04:59+10:00July 19th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Pieces of rubbish that are not managed well and disposed of properly may end up in bodies of water. Even if people don’t directly throw waste in the ocean, a wave of rubbish would still manifest after some time. In the data collected in 2016-2017 from coastal cleanups, Australian beaches were estimated to have [...]

How Litter Affects the Environment

By |2020-07-29T15:53:27+10:00July 17th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Rubbish as little as your cigarette butts can adversely impact the environment when not disposed of properly. That should not come as a surprise given that plastics that have broken down to as small as a micrometre can do that too. Litter has the capacity to reach great distances due to various factors like [...]

Australian Recycling Statistics

By |2020-07-29T15:33:05+10:00July 15th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

In the advent of environmental awareness and zero waste movement, recycling has been a popular waste diversion method these days. However, Australians seem to find recycling a challenging task to accomplish. Australia’s Recycling Industry With China closing its doors from imported recyclable wastes, Australia’s left with limited choice but to deal with the rubbish [...]

Items that Should Never be Thrown in a Dumpster

By |2020-07-29T15:33:11+10:00July 13th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

In general, the kinds of rubbish that you can dispose of in a dumpster should not be hazardous and toxic. However, there are other limitations on the items that you can throw in the dumpster and that largely depends on the type of dumpster you have rented.  Dumpster rental companies practice segregation and proper [...]

Dumpster Rental vs Rubbish Removal: What’s the Difference?

By |2020-07-29T15:33:19+10:00July 11th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Your two best options to deal with your rubbish that has accumulated at home is to either rent a dumpster or hire a rubbish removal company. These two processes differ in terms of the cleaning task that you have to do to remove your junk. What is a dumpster rental? In dumpster rental, the [...]

Ways to Prevent Illegal Dumping in Sydney

By |2020-07-29T15:33:27+10:00July 9th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Despite the vast policies of Sydney committed to maintaining a clean city, illegal dumping is a never-ending issue. Generally, littering a small number of plastic bottles or wrappers in parks is a minor case. However, massive wastes like appliances and construction debris left in the footpath amplify the small case. With illegally dumped rubbish, [...]

Glass Recycling: Why You Shouldn’t Throw Glass Rubbish in the Bin

By |2020-07-29T15:33:36+10:00July 7th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Glass has a broad spectrum of uses where Sydney, like any other cities in the world, becomes dependent on the functionality it provides. Its role in household furniture to commercial and industrial purposes skyrocketed glass production ‒ giving rise to challenges as glasses degrade in a million year or more. In effect, the existing [...]

Do Rubbish Removal Companies Do Garage Cleaning?

By |2020-07-29T15:33:45+10:00July 5th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

The garage serves as storage of household items and shelter of cars from disruptive elements. However, storing unnecessary objects in your garage may take up space and lose its functionality over time. In Sydney, rubbish removal companies are present in providing garage cleaning. Any unwanted furniture or objects in your home can't smoothly go [...]

7 Beautiful Budget-Friendly Home Makeover Ideas

By |2020-07-29T15:33:53+10:00July 3rd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Everyone desires only the best transformation when it comes to home makeover. In Sydney, however, it is a very pricy goal to attain. But a touch of creativity and imagination is an inexpensive way to make you fall in love with your home again. The different home designs in social media provide plenty of [...]

Is it Possible to Do Mattress Recycling?

By |2020-07-28T11:13:58+10:00July 1st, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

The hustle and bustle in Sydney could make your day tiring, and all you need is an excellent mattress to relax. But like anything else, beds are not immune to wear and tear. A time will come when your beloved mattress needs to be replaced and disposed of appropriately. Recycling is the smartest way [...]

Metal Recycling: 5 Things to Do and another 5 You Should Avoid Doing

By |2020-07-20T10:14:41+10:00June 30th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Metal has always been one of the most common elements seen around. Infinitely many products and goods are packaged from metal. Raw materials are derived from metal composition with other metals. Businesses and industries for metal resources are always in demand. Because of the abundance of metal around, there should be a way to [...]

Carpet Maintenance: How to Take Care of Your Carpet to Last Longer than it Should

By |2020-07-20T10:14:50+10:00June 28th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Carpets are one of the most basic additions to your comfort zones. Whether or not you’re using it as an accessory in your room or a flooring texture on top of your living room floors, keeping your carpet clean definitely helps in making sure that it lasts longer. Make sure to always maintain your [...]

House Demolition VS Refurbishment: Which is Best?

By |2020-07-20T10:14:56+10:00June 26th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

In building your dream home, you’ll reach a point of deliberation where you’ll choose whether or not to build from scratch or to build over an existing foundation and structure. This is especially more pronounced for properties with existing buildings and formations. If there’s an existing building in the location, will you choose to [...]

5 Important Things You Need to Know About Glass Recycling

By |2020-07-20T10:15:04+10:00June 25th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Glass recycling is always an option in waste management. After all, glass is one of the most abundant materials used in infinitely many products that we have. It is used in many settings may it be residential, industrial or commercial locations. There are many producers and businesses in glass supply and production. It is [...]

Are Garbage Disposal Services Cheap in Sydney?

By |2020-07-20T10:15:11+10:00June 23rd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Having a house doesn’t come without its responsibilities. By now, as a homeowner, you probably have the outline of the things you need to do to keep your home as well-maintained as possible. After all, the comfort and safety it provides only ever function well with proper maintenance and constant conservation. One of the [...]

Is Sydney Ready for Waste to Energy Technology?

By |2020-06-17T00:21:43+10:00June 21st, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

The average Australian generates as much as 1.5 tonnes of waste every single year. This is roughly 4.1 kilograms of waste per individual every single day. How a person from Sydney can average as much as around that amount of waste is quite a mystery and shock, however, it’s a fact. Even worse, this [...]

How the COVID-19 Lockdown Causes Increased Household Rubbish in Australia

By |2020-10-31T13:54:53+11:00June 20th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Staying at home is the most advisable thing to do during this coronavirus pandemic. With increased indoor activities, households generate more rubbish than usual. While spending more time in your home, you might unconsciously do things that add to the increasing junks.  Australia faces severe problems with waste, and it might get worse in [...]

Home Cleaning: Fun Recycling Activities for Kids

By |2020-06-17T02:12:02+10:00June 19th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Leaving the worsening state of our rubbish to the future generation sounds irresponsible and downright wrong. However, teaching our kids to recycle is the first step in taking care of the world we live in to save the future. Regardless of status, profession or age, recycling is everyone’s responsibility. Teaching everyone in your home [...]

How to Solve Rubbish Problems During the Lockdown

By |2020-06-17T01:36:36+10:00June 18th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

With the threat of the coronavirus pandemic, rubbish accumulation continues to increase. This is because collection services are reduced because of social distancing, staff absences and concerns on worker’s safety and health. As of now, households produce 10 per cent more rubbish during the COVID-19 lockdown. We are entirely familiar with waste-related problems. It [...]

How Improper Waste Disposal Can Cause Health Problems

By |2020-06-17T01:21:24+10:00June 17th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Improper handling and disposal of wastes do not only damage the environment, but it has its way in causing severe health problems to everyone with no exception. When you throw your garbage, it doesn’t automatically disappear in your bins. Poor waste management exposes families to different health problems. Kids who always enjoy playing outside [...]

Rubbish Stats and Facts During Sydney Lockdown Period

By |2020-06-17T00:59:58+10:00June 16th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, rubbish is increasing more than everyone expected. The threat of the COVID-19 is impairing people in the cleanout services while households are consistently producing extra amounts of trash. For the past three months, online shopping and deliveries are rampant. Australians have thrown 10 per cent more recyclables and rubbish [...]

Introduction to Waste to Energy Technology

By |2020-06-16T23:58:03+10:00June 15th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

One of the biggest options in improving waste management is investing in good technology to turn that rubbish into a useful source. It could be something sustainable, or a new resource that is beneficial for all. One of these options is Waste to Energy Technology. Not only does this technology mitigate waste, but it [...]

Futuristic Waste Management Technologies to Keep An Eye On

By |2020-06-16T23:41:09+10:00June 14th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Waste management technologies have been growing steadily over the years. Innovation is key in keeping the rubbish from fully consuming the planet all living things inhabit. Can you imagine any other place we get to call home? As such, newer inventions integrated with advanced features are there on the rise or already available in [...]

Sydney Laws that Affect Waste Management and Rubbish Disposal

By |2020-06-16T23:15:42+10:00June 13th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Waste is an important issue in any nation. After all, one household generates small waste. However, put all of the waste Sydney produces every single day, and it can be much harder to manage and to tackle. The ongoing waste volume situation around the globe right now can be daunting to think about. While [...]

New Trends in Waste Technology That You Should Be Aware Of

By |2020-06-16T22:47:16+10:00June 12th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Innovation has always been a driving force in keeping up with technology. This is not different in waste technology where any new innovation or better ways of waste management can make a beneficial result for everybody everywhere. After all, any smart and more advanced way of handling your garbage results in a better global [...]

Common Problems Encountered in a Deceased Estate Cleanout

By |2020-06-14T23:28:26+10:00June 11th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Death can be one of the most gruelling experiences ever. Nothing beats the level of permanence of being gone more than having someone you know or close to you die. As such, it gets even more emotional or too real when you need to sort through their things, just reminiscing some times and thinking [...]

Safety Measures to Follow When Living in A Home Under Renovation

By |2020-06-14T02:34:40+10:00June 10th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Suppose you decide to have house renovation for your current home. You start planning out the details. Your mind starts picking up wonderful design ideas for the constructors to build. You have magnificent plans for your existing spaces. Rarely do you even consider the safety measures for you and your loved ones when your [...]

How to Teach Your Kids to Eco-friendly Ways of Waste Disposal

By |2020-06-12T15:20:25+10:00June 9th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Proper waste disposal habits should start at a young age. You can start teaching your kids to have a whole new purpose and drive to save the environment and to instil responsibility even when they’re still attending their playschool or kinder years. Good waste management habits don’t need to be very complicated to learn. [...]

10 Negative Effects of Waste Disposal You Should Avoid

By |2020-06-12T14:40:42+10:00June 8th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

The waste situation around the world is definitely not looking any better. Many efforts are being done, however, these efforts still boil down to consumption behaviours. The fewer goods there are in production, the less waste there is. As such, not only is the waste affecting the world around, it definitely is getting to [...]

5 Practical Ways to Increase your Home Value

By |2020-06-12T11:37:19+10:00June 7th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

There are many ways to make sure that your home gets the value it deserves. When you finally decide to leave your comfort spaces for too long, you would want to be certain that you get a good appreciation for it. Contrary to the popular belief that you’ll need to spend extremely big amounts [...]

Stop These Habits to Avoid Attracting Pests To Your Home

By |2020-06-10T10:44:57+10:00June 6th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Remember when you looked under your kitchen sink and saw cockroaches creeping about? Or that time you were supposed to stress-eat but instead got even more frustrated of all the houseflies whirring around you? Just like having uninvited guests, having pests at home is a detestable company. Aside from disturbing your peace, these pesky [...]

Rubbish Removal Practices that Private Companies Do Better

By |2020-06-10T10:17:15+10:00June 5th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

All sorts of rubbish are generated on a day-to-day basis. It follows then that they should be handled and managed daily as well. However, you may have better things to do than deal with junk. Moreover, some pieces of garbage may be too difficult for you to handle. As a result, enormous piles of [...]

How Improper Rubbish Removal Can Negatively Affect Our Economy

By |2020-06-10T10:03:35+10:00June 4th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Just like other countries, Australia is struggling with garbage and the challenges associated with it. In addition to the reality that rubbish generation is continuously surging, improper waste management further aggravates these problems.  Although it’s not immediately palpable, the issues brought about by rubbish are actually costly and detrimental to the economy. Aside from [...]

How Rubbish in Your Home and Backyard Attract Pesky Pests

By |2020-06-09T15:26:21+10:00June 3rd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

You may think that your house is squeaky clean and peaceful until you notice your rubbish. And then you catch sight of pests swarming around your pile of garbage. What a double eyesore! While rubbish may look unpleasant to you, they are very much appealing to some creatures seeking food, water, and shelter.  Pests [...]

Sydney Waste By the Numbers: How Big is Our Waste Industry?

By |2020-06-09T14:20:13+10:00June 1st, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

The problem of solid waste leaves no country or city unthreatened. Even developed countries which have the means and budget to control rubbish are still struggling with their waste management.  Australia is one of the most wasteful developed countries. It produces over 43 Million Tonnes of rubbish every year. It isn’t surprising that the [...]

Is Landfilling the Right Solution to Our Garbage Problem?

By |2020-06-02T10:11:51+10:00May 31st, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

There are many choices to dispose of your garbage. Landfills are one of the most common options for your garbage disposal. As one of the easiest methods of disposing of waste, almost all rubbish removal companies use this method when they deal with your trash. However, landfills aren’t the only option for waste disposal. [...]

Household Waste That Are Adding to Environmental Problems

By |2020-06-02T10:26:16+10:00May 30th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Home-generated waste also causes environmental problems that you might not have imagined before. There are things you discard from your homes that cause negative environmental impact especially when you don’t dispose of them properly. As such, it is always a good idea to consider the kind and types of products that you purchase regularly [...]

Statistics About Extreme Waste and Why We Should Act Now

By |2020-06-03T15:34:45+10:00May 29th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

The global waste issues we face before are the same as we face now. However, the catch is, it’s worse. More kinds of negative effects are being posed by the problem and the solutions that are supposed to match with it are not catching up as fast as possible. Different kinds of waste are [...]

Conventional Technologies Used by Rubbish Removal Companies

By |2020-06-01T23:51:01+10:00May 28th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Technology is always evolving. Every day, newer methods and equipment are in use to make sure that the world is as updated and as more convenient as ever. This also happens to the businesses in the rubbish removal industry. The newer equipment is designed to make waste related concerns more efficient. However, there are [...]

Waste Disposal Challenges and How to Overcome Them

By |2020-06-01T23:24:47+10:00May 27th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

The issue of the global waste situation can become daunting to many of us. While there is garbage piling up every single day, there is still a long way to go to lessen or completely mitigate the negative effects of waste that is improperly disposed of. As such, the environment suffers just as much [...]

New Technologies Utilised in Rubbish Removal

By |2020-06-01T22:55:07+10:00May 26th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

For the past years, Australia’s population kicked to an enormous rise resulting in a rapid growth on the waste generation of households and industries. Because of this, companies develop and utilise new technologies for efficient rubbish collection and removal. Furthermore, technology has been a significant part of our daily living, and these never-ending wastes [...]

The Role of Big Data in the Rubbish and Waste Disposal Industries

By |2020-06-01T22:54:58+10:00May 25th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Big data, or the field of collecting and analysing enormous amounts of information, is vital for today’s education, government, banking, healthcare, and retail since the dawn of the information age. Now, it’s making its debut into the rubbish and waste disposal industries.  Furthermore, integrating big data into the entire rubbish removal process allows for [...]

Waste Industry Trends to Watch this 2020

By |2020-05-29T12:25:24+10:00May 24th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Over the years, the demand of households, businesses and governments for waste disposal, treatment and recycling has increased tremendously. With Sydney’s growing population and needs, facilities and companies have established alternative methods to address the never-ending problems of solid waste management within their respective industries. Generally, waste industries offer treatment or disposal of solid, [...]

Conventional Rubbish Removal Trends That Are Still Used Today

By |2020-05-29T10:12:52+10:00May 23rd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Our world is currently grappling a plethora of environmental problems and among them are the increasing waste and poor rubbish disposal. With Sydney’s booming population and development projects, the rubbish removal industry is doing everything it can to optimise keep waste management. To secure the upper hand over the rubbish situation, many removalists utilise [...]

Waste Management Indicators That Rubbish Removal Companies Are Using

By |2020-05-29T09:51:52+10:00May 22nd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Over the past few years, waste management has become a pressing issue that hinders sustainable development in Australia and other countries. Generally, a lot of adverse environmental impacts are associated with waste. These can be severe threats to public health and even economic aspects. Moreover, technological advancements aimed towards waste management and data collection [...]

Trends Used in Solid Waste Disposal Management

By |2020-05-25T15:36:44+10:00May 21st, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

As we all go through newer technologies and alternative ways of dealing with trash. Many methods and ways are increasing in popularity due to the efficacy and the effectiveness they give as a result. Trends in Solid Waste Management are getting better every time. With the ongoing global situation on trash, more and more [...]

Types of Waste Found in Nursing Homes

By |2020-05-22T02:04:01+10:00May 19th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

The first thing that comes in your mind with the term medical waste might be hospitals or health institutions. Your mind might not come across Nursing Homes almost immediately. However, like hospitals and medical establishments, Nursing Homes also generate almost the same types of waste. As such, waste management in Nursing Homes should be [...]

7 Tips Used in Dealing With Solid Waste in Your Home

By |2020-05-25T15:39:47+10:00May 17th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Getting rid of waste can sometimes be the most stressful part of your every day. Now, it doesn’t need to be. You can apply tips and tricks in making sure that your home waste management skills turn your waste disposal chore half done. The other half can simply be throwing it out or having [...]

Methods Used By Rubbish Removalists in Dealing With Solid Waste

By |2020-05-25T15:41:07+10:00May 15th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

There are many ways to deal with your solid waste at home. However, if you call your local rubbish removalists to handle the trash job for you, they also have their set ways in doing so.  Your trash experts nearby implore certain methods and ways of dealing with waste to ensure that not only [...]

What is Solid Waste?

By |2020-05-22T00:42:06+10:00May 13th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Every single day, tonnes of rubbish is thrown out from various sources and settings. The world excretes so much waste from different kinds of human activity. This may come from common households, industries or even natural places. As a result, there are different kinds of waste according to the definition, and one of them [...]

Do I Need Permission to Deal With My Renovation Rubbish?

By |2020-05-25T15:57:09+10:00May 11th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

You might be contemplating about improving your kitchen and living room design. Perhaps you want to free up some space in your bedroom by removing old furniture or taking down the interior wall. Hence, if you’ve been planning on changing something to your house, it may be high time for a renovation. But before [...]

Safest Ways to Deal With Construction Rubbish

By |2020-05-25T16:04:06+10:00May 9th, 2020|Did You Know|

Sydney’s left and right construction, renovation, and demolition projects produce a significant amount of waste. This construction rubbish can include excavations, debris, and packing materials that can hinder optimal working space and efficiency. Moreover, small-scale demolition and renovation jobs also generate junk materials, depending on the size of the project. Some examples include worn-out [...]

Public Health Issues Caused By Improper Waste Disposal

By |2020-05-25T16:00:46+10:00May 7th, 2020|Did You Know|

Sydney’s total population is continuously increasing by the years. The rising demand for food and necessities results in a rise in the amount of waste generated in every household. Typically, people would rely on the curbside collection to send their rubbish into landfills and dumps. However, not all of this waste gets to their [...]

Does Landfilling Contribute to Climate Change?

By |2020-05-20T01:19:40+10:00May 5th, 2020|Did You Know|

Reducing our greenhouse gas emission is the most strategic way in curbing and mitigating global warming. Many industrial and agricultural activities have also adapted and developed efficient ways to optimise production while keeping carbon footprints at bay. However, people should not forget that many everyday activities leave behind waste products. The junk items we [...]

Improper Waste Disposal Methods That We Should Avoid

By |2020-05-20T00:58:21+10:00May 3rd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

The world is currently tormented by environmental dilemmas such as global warming, climate change, and calamities. Consequently, our misbehaviour towards waste management is among the common causes of these adversities.  Even in a small household unit, a small act such as improper waste disposal have a ripple effect on the environment as well as [...]

Prohibited Items in Curbside Rubbish Collection

By |2020-05-25T15:58:41+10:00May 1st, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

When you decide on a home renovation project or a major clean-up after a couple of seasons, the amount of rubbish you accumulate around the house can be shocking. You can try to muck around and haul the heaps of garbage in council-provided bins, but you can only dump so much in curbside rubbish [...]

Common Items in Your Home That Can Be Reused and Recycled

By |2020-05-07T01:56:36+10:00April 29th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling|

Currently, our world is facing turbulent times, where all of us are advised to manage our waste to help curb the global temperature. Moreover, several eco-friendly campaigns, such as the Green Earth Movement, encourages people to reduce, reuse, and recycle their rubbish. More often than not, your daily activity is generating a significant amount [...]

Is Residential Curbside Collection Legal?

By |2020-05-07T01:13:29+10:00April 26th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

Liberating salvageable items and goods from the residential curbside collection is a common practice in Sydney. You might wake up to see old leather lounge by the curb and believe it would go perfectly in your porch. Collecting reusable furniture, homeware, and appliances from the residential curbside collection are environmentally friendly. Also, being able [...]

What Types of Rubbish are Used in Landfills?

By |2020-05-07T00:40:31+10:00April 24th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Australians send around 20 million tonnes of rubbish in landfills each year. This massive amount of waste includes different types, yet all of them are generated in households and commercial establishments. You notice your bins are overflowing with garbage, so you pick it up and empty it to the nearest dumpster. Offices and other [...]

Introduction to Industrial Waste Disposal

By |2020-05-06T23:46:26+10:00April 22nd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Industries in Sydney have been developing and expanding in the modern era. Consequently, these activities generate large amounts of waste. Thus, industrial waste disposal plays a crucial role in minimising the environmental impacts of solid waste and commercial rubbish. To better know about proper industrial waste disposal, it is important to first discuss the [...]

Best Practices in Curbside Rubbish Collection

By |2020-05-07T01:32:51+10:00April 21st, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Information|

Curbside Rubbish Collection is a service provided by the councils to residential communities for rubbish disposal. Here, trucks collect waste and send it to landfills and recycling facilities where the good stuff is refined to raw material for reuse. The collection system varies between municipalities and local councils. Some of them operate standalone while [...]

How is Medical Waste Managed by Rubbish Disposal Companies?

By |2020-05-06T23:06:17+10:00April 20th, 2020|Did You Know|

The diversity of Sydney’s healthcare industry generates vast amounts of medical waste streams. Besides, the assortment of hazardous medical waste also poses safety, environmental, and regulatory challenges, especially for rubbish disposal companies. Individual waste streams generated by medical facilities require proper collection and treatment processes. Because of this complexity, how do rubbish disposal companies [...]

Healthy Practices of Dealing With Medical Waste in Sydney

By |2020-06-08T17:03:15+10:00April 18th, 2020|Did You Know|

We all live in very turbulent and risky times. The current global situation on the COVID-19 pandemic has everybody on alarm. Public health is at stake. People are under strict restriction to practise personal safety and individual hygiene very well. As such, both citizens and businesses should be able to exercise their best methods [...]

Common Commercial Waste Items That Can Be Recycled

By |2020-06-08T17:02:56+10:00April 16th, 2020|Did You Know, Recycling|

Small enterprises and big businesses alike are among the most that produce waste. This kind of waste is called commercial waste. Accumulation of things and business activities generate large tonnes of garbage in order to produce products that are for their respective markets. Even with non-business activities, waste is still a result of such [...]

How is a Residential Curbside Pickup Scheduled?

By |2020-05-01T14:01:26+10:00April 14th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

You may walk around your homes and find that as clean as you thought it was, it’s really not. No matter where you go, there’s some sort of trash that needs to be taken care of. Maybe it came from years of accumulating things and never using them, or maybe it came from another [...]

Why COVID Outbreak Poses a Challenge to Rubbish Removal Companies

By |2020-05-01T13:02:38+10:00April 12th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Right now, the world is in a period of rough challenges. These trying times are getting even more complicated and more difficult to gear through with the continuing situation of the COVID-19 pandemic. Millions of people have been affected and there’s no certainty that the contagious virus will have a cure anytime soon. The [...]

Types of Industrial Rubbish

By |2020-05-01T12:49:34+10:00April 10th, 2020|Did You Know|

There are different types of rubbish around. This is because there are different kinds of settings that produce waste. Even with good habits and practices in dealing with waste, there will always be some sort of waste. It’s unavoidable to generate waste, but having good waste management practices around can help in curbing the [...]

Differences Between Waste Disposal and Waste Management

By |2020-05-01T11:04:54+10:00April 8th, 2020|Did You Know|

There are terms and definitions in the world of waste that sound like they pertain to the same thing. These are terms that might be familiar to you. One such example of these terms in the field of rubbish removal: waste disposal and waste management. These are terms that are used interchangeably and openly [...]

Do Rubbish Removal Companies Take Agricultural Waste?

By |2020-05-01T10:05:49+10:00April 7th, 2020|Rubbish Removals|

It’s totally common to imagine your local rubbish removalists taking out unwanted garbage and things from your homes. If you have a couple of large furniture like cupboards, sofas, chairs and tables that you want to replace and you want to get rid of as soon as possible, who do you call? You call [...]

How Proper Disposal of Medical Waste Help Curb COVID-19 Global Pandemic

By |2020-04-30T13:08:14+10:00April 5th, 2020|Did You Know|

Proper management of our waste materials, helps prevent additional pollution while promoting the health and safety of our community. When we dispose of our waste materials responsibly, we are reducing the risk of contaminating and polluting our surroundings.  However, the current COVID-19 pandemic raises questions and new challenges regarding the safety and proper disposal [...]

Sydney Laws and Policies in Industrial Rubbish Management

By |2020-04-30T12:35:06+10:00April 3rd, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Industrial waste takes on many faces, from contaminating our drinking water, emissions of unwanted toxins into the air to reducing the quality of our soil. Industrial mishaps have caused a major disaster environmentally which have yet to be brought under control. While some needs an immediate measure, some steps have been taken to seek permanent [...]

Do’s and Dont’s in Curbside Rubbish Disposal

By |2020-04-30T13:02:04+10:00April 2nd, 2020|Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Rubbish removal is every local council’s responsibility. And in every household, your sole obligation is to dispose of your waste properly in the right waste bin and at the right time. By practising on sorting our recyclable and disposable rubbish, we can all reduce the amount of waste sent to our landfills. Recycling benefits goes [...]

How the COVID-19 Pandemic Generate Tons of Medical Waste

By |2020-04-30T12:58:49+10:00April 1st, 2020|Did You Know|

The surging amount of medical waste aligns with the increasing demand and usage for medical items in the health care sector.  Items such as disposable masks and personal protection equipment (PPE) are among the top of the list of items used by the frontliners managing the thousands of patients afflicted by this deadly disease.  [...]

What is Medical Waste?

By |2020-04-28T13:45:38+10:00March 30th, 2020|Did You Know|

Medical waste is usually associated with hospital waste and considered naturally as biohazard since it is made up of by-product from healthcare facilities that include sharps, blood-contaminated items, tissues, infectious substances, etc. However, the study shows that residential wastes are greatly contaminated than of hospital wastes. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, [...]

Is it Possible to Dump Old Furniture for Free in Sydney?

By |2020-04-28T13:37:42+10:00March 28th, 2020|Rubbish Removals|

Moving and disposing of your bulky and hard to handle rubbish items is quite demanding. Whether you’re getting a new set of furniture or completely decluttering your entire home, the most taxing part of it is to have your large and unwanted furniture out of your house.  Leaving your furniture lying in the backyard or [...]

When is the Best Time to Dispose of Your Old Air Conditioner

By |2020-04-01T13:33:29+11:00March 27th, 2020|E-waste|

Buying things for your new home is exciting and satisfying at first. From new appliances to new furniture, filling in your new homes with new things after its construction truly sparks joy. However, when most of your things start to age, what do you do? Only a few know when to truly dispose of their [...]

Health Issues Related To Improper Rubbish Disposal

By |2020-04-01T13:34:47+11:00March 26th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Among the countless household problems surrounding trash is improper rubbish disposal. It is relatively easy to put rubbish in bins and let them sit by the curb until collection day, but it does not guarantee efficient and safe rubbish removal as your garbage would be sitting under the heat and rain for days.  Furthermore, [...]