Cigarette Litter Facts

By |2020-08-11T01:43:26+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 |2020-08-11T01:05:54+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 [...]

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 |2020-06-17T08:25:05+10:00June 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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

Why You Need to Dispose of Your Old Carpet Properly

By |2020-03-23T12:00:23+11:00February 29th, 2020|Did You Know, Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

Having a new carpet in your home is a great way to spice up a room and make it feel brand new. You can sit back and enjoy the new vibe, indulge your feet on a cloudy layer, but you can’t get rid of the fact that you have to figure out how to dispose [...]

5 Smart Ways to Deal with Garden Rubbish

By |2020-03-20T16:24:46+11:00February 27th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

An all-day’s worth of stress and work pressure deserve a relaxing break, and there’s nothing more satisfying than a flourishing garden. Those blooming daisies and orchids, as well as the lush bed of grasses, are products of all the labour and resources you’ve poured in to turn your garden into a small oasis in the [...]

How to Dispose of My Old Fridge?

By |2020-03-20T16:50:25+11:00February 26th, 2020|Did You Know, E-waste, Household Tips, Rubbish Removals|

If you have an old fridge that’s beyond repair and only takes up so much space or you are upgrading to a more efficient model, you’ll have to consider disposing of the old one. However, most of the collection trucks and skip bins won’t pick up bulky and large appliances left at the curb. Furthermore, [...]

Common Junk Items Retirees Hoard that Needs to be Disposed

By |2020-03-20T15:53:58+11:00February 25th, 2020|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Hoarding is an obsessive behaviour associated with the uncontrollable collection of items which can be of little or no monetary value. Keeping a set of mementos is normal, and some people reward themselves by buying one after an achievement. On another hand, this collection can accumulate over time until a point where the entire room [...]

Why Hiring a Disposal Company to Get Rid of Old Appliances in Sydney Will Save Our Environment

By |2020-03-20T15:13:15+11:00February 23rd, 2020|Cheap Rubbish Removal, Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

When people mention old appliances, they are simply talking about electronics. Some examples are TV sets, computers, and electric cookers. All of these things fall under a category known as e-waste. Looking at the statistics, Sydney and Australia at large have an e-waste crisis. In essence, every year, Australia produces about 650,000 tones of e-waste.  [...]

Illegal Dumping and the Effects on the Environment

By |2020-06-08T14:26:21+10:00August 25th, 2019|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

Illegal dumping of waste materials poses substantial or potential threats to the public health and the environment. It does not necessarily mean that there is an immediate risk to our human health, although sooner or later, it will have a devastating impact on our society. Illegal hazardous waste that is often dumped exhibits the following [...]

How Much Waste Do Hospitals in Australia Produce?

By |2019-08-07T17:03:56+10:00August 7th, 2019|Did You Know|

During treatment, diagnosis, or immunisation of animals and human, clients and medics in Australia’s health sector produce a lot in the form of medical waste. This type of waste strictly refers to the resultant waste in clinics, human and vet hospitals, research, pathologists and dentist facilities. They can be in the form of soiled [...]

Facts about Australia’s Largest Rubbish Tip

By |2019-07-18T13:38:11+10:00May 25th, 2019|Did You Know, Rubbish Removals|

In January 2018, China banned the importation of 24 different types of recyclable materials. That sent the waste management industry in Australia, which has been employing around 50,000 people indirectly, into a tailspin. Initially, statistics showed that the ban would affect nearly 619,000 tonnes of the 67 million tonnes produced each year in the [...]

Sydney’s History of Waste Management

By |2019-07-18T13:38:28+10:00May 23rd, 2019|Did You Know|

From the time mankind began living in communities, the effective disposal of waste has been a major issue. As the population increased, the volume of waste also increased and its management became a problem. The narrative has been the same in Sydney for centuries. Prior to the arrival of the European in New South [...]

Current State Of Waste Recycling In New South Wales

By |2020-06-08T14:13:16+10:00May 17th, 2019|Did You Know, Recycling|

With last year's ban by China on recyclable waste products, it is very evident that states and councils across Australia are still struggling with waste management. Among these is New South Wales. However, the ban comes at an appropriate time when the state direly needed a wakeup call for the realisation of the pre-set [...]

10 Littering Facts That Will Surprise You

By |2019-07-18T13:40:14+10:00April 27th, 2019|Did You Know|

We all know littering is bad. We have learnt in school and there are many posters to remind us not to litter. However, most of us find it easier to throw away a water bottle, a can of beer or cigarette butts over our shoulder instead of holding onto it until we find a [...]

Is it Illegal to Throw Junk into Someone Else’s Skip Bin

By |2019-07-18T13:41:26+10:00March 13th, 2019|Did You Know, Household Tips|

It is already late in the night, and you realise you’ve got a ton of waste rolling around after a renovation or from hoarding rubbish but you have already filled up your bin. So, do you keep the extra trash until the time comes? Or, do you pry around to check if a neighbour’s [...]

What is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?

By |2019-07-18T13:43:21+10:00November 23rd, 2018|Did You Know|

The garbage patch typically refers to the name given to the massive concentrations of rubbish in the northern parts of the Pacific Ocean. It should be noted that a significant amount of this garbage is plastic. To be more precise, this is an area in the Pacific Ocean with a very high concentration of [...]

[Stat] Australian Households Produce An Average of 2.5kg Waste Per day

By |2018-09-06T14:20:00+10:00September 5th, 2018|Did You Know|

Paul's Rubbish Removal is always looking to educate and inform our readers on the importance of rubbish and recycling. To further help drive aware in this space, we're proud to launch our 'DID YOU KNOW' web series. In this series, we'll be consistently posting and sharing important statistics and facts on rubbish removal and [...]

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