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 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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

7 Health-Related Facts About Rubbish

By |2020-04-28T13:48:05+10:00March 21st, 2020|Rubbish Information|

An average Australian generates about 1.5 tonnes of rubbish in a year. Most of this rubbish is in the form of disposable plastics and green waste. While the council bins are widely available throughout residential areas and households could just let their rubbish sit by the curb and wait for collection day, letting your [...]

What Removal Services Do With Scrap Metal

By |2020-04-28T13:50:13+10:00March 19th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Metals, together with plastics, are the most important materials for manufacturing industries. Your electronic gadgets, appliances, tools, vehicles, and nearly all essential equipment consists of different quantities of various metals. One important thing to consider about metals is their ability to be recycled without losing their overall properties. On a global scale, steel is [...]

Common Junk Items found in Retirement Villages You Need to Get Rid of

By |2020-04-28T13:49:05+10:00March 5th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Retirement villages are basically communities that provide an ideal place for seniors to live the fullest throughout their retirement. These places are fine-tuned with the essential medical equipment and basic necessities so retirees don’t need to worry about personal care. Retirees in these communities can focus more on connecting with people who share their [...]

Top 10 Common Misconceptions about Waste Management

By |2020-02-06T10:00:50+11:00February 5th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

The amount of waste materials in our environment is growing at an alarming rate. Basically, if something is not done immediately, we are bound to be doomed forever. That is why people are slowly moving towards embracing waste management practices. This is, in fact, a good step towards solving the garbage menace. In as [...]

Common e-Waste Items Found in Your Home

By |2020-01-29T16:42:29+11:00January 29th, 2020|Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

This is one of the most technologically advanced times in the history of the world. However, new advancements are still being made, changing how we communicate, socialise and live. Technology has made almost everything easier for us. We can communicate with people miles apart, monitor our kids while we are away from home or [...]

The Shocking Truth about Waste Management in Sydney

By |2020-01-29T16:44:39+11:00January 27th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Waste management is an issue that has been discussed for years now.  Although numerous nations have made huge strides in managing waste, a lot can still be done. All in all, if we go by the numbers, we are heading in the right direction. Let us put the global waste management scene aside. Basically, [...]

Equipment and Tools Used for Rubbish Removal

By |2020-01-29T02:18:04+11:00January 26th, 2020|Household Tips, Rubbish Information|

Cleanliness is an amazing thing. In as much as people love living in a clean environment, it actually does take a lot to clean. A huge part of cleaning an area involves rubbish removal. It may seem like a straightforward thing, but that is not exactly the case. There are certain ways of carrying out [...]

Waste Management Policies and Regulations in Sydney

By |2020-01-21T11:39:18+11:00January 15th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Australia is one of the highest producers of waste materials. It produces approximately 53 million tons of rubbish annually. Moreover, about 21.8 million tones usually end up in landfills. These are very alarming statistics. That is why the country is enforcing waste management policies and regulations. The fact that Australia is a huge country, we [...]

Stop Making These Hazardous Waste Mistakes

By |2020-01-08T20:52:59+11:00January 9th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Numerous factors come into play as far as hazardous waste management is concerned. Considering a wide range of guidelines and federal regulations to follow, many people do forget, overlook, or consciously choose to violate the rules due to their complexity. Some, however, prefer cutting corners to evade complex processes that may attract additional expenditure. Whether [...]

A Guide to the Types of Hospital Waste

By |2020-01-08T14:12:34+11:00January 5th, 2020|Rubbish Information|

Just like any other institution or organization, hospitals also produce waste. The huge difference is that this kind of waste requires special handling. You should need to be informed about the different types of waste produced in hospitals. Once you have done this, you will know how to handle them. If you are new [...]

What is the #TrashTag Trend?

By |2019-12-13T09:23:30+11:00December 3rd, 2019|Rubbish Information|

Looking at all the litter being thrown away in the streets, oceans, rivers, and seas, it is clear that we are all heading in the wrong direction. Recent studies show that we, as the human race, have a few years before we all reach a place of no return in terms of degrading the environment. [...]

The Problem with Rubbish Skip Bins

By |2019-10-25T15:53:13+11:00November 10th, 2019|Rubbish Information|

Every single person in the globe contributes to the disposal of waste in one way or another. Whether it is the banana peel or the bread wrapping paper or even industrial waste, one way or another, we get rid of the trash. There are many ways of discarding rubbish, and one of them is [...]

How Often You Should Clean Out Your College Dorm Room

By |2019-10-21T14:57:04+11:00October 31st, 2019|Rubbish Information, Rubbish Removals|

College life can be hectic sometimes as you need to balance a wide range of things every day. From your social life to studying, completing numerous assignments, attending class, staying fit, eating healthy, and cleaning. Speaking of cleaning, you should always wash your dorm regularly. So how often should you do this? We have [...]

Strip Out, Renovation, Defitting, Demolition; What are the Differences?

By |2019-10-18T09:57:37+11:00October 25th, 2019|Construction Rubbish Tips, Rubbish Information, Strip Out & Small Demolition|

While researching an upcoming project, you may have come across two or three construction documents or articles on the internet that mentioned striping out and demolition. In the piece, the words renovation and defitting may have also popped up a few times. Your inability to understand these four words probably made it difficult for [...]

How Long Does it Take for Rubbish to Decompose in Landfills?

By |2019-10-18T09:42:13+11:00October 23rd, 2019|Rubbish Information, Rubbish Removals|

Depositing waste in landfills is the most common way of getting rid of trash across the globe. As you go to throw away that bag of rubbish at a landfill, have you ever wondered how long it would take for the trash to decompose? From an environmental perspective, different items in the garbage bag [...]

4 Things You Can Do With an Old Trampoline

By |2019-10-18T09:17:54+11:00October 19th, 2019|Recycling, Rubbish Information, Rubbish Removals|

For families that have kids, trampolines are the most common items found in their backyards. Kids, all of all ages love playing with trampolines and joking around as they enjoy the day. Bouncing around on trampolines is also common in older people as it is not only enjoyable but also a form of exercise. [...]

Things You Can Do with Your Old TV

By |2019-10-15T10:42:44+11:00October 17th, 2019|Recycling, Rubbish Information|

Technology comes with updates and upgrades all the time. Over time, you may find yourself buying new items to replace the old stuff. One of these things you may have replaced is your old TV. So you are left with an old TV set that has probably been lying in your store or garage [...]

How to Prepare for a Bathroom Demolition & Renovation

By |2019-10-15T10:16:52+11:00October 15th, 2019|Rubbish Information, Strip Out & Small Demolition|

Do you feel like renovating your bathroom? If you do, you have to understand the renovation process fully. The renovation process starts with demolishing the old bathroom to make space for the new one. Before you embark on demolition, you must ensure that a few things are in order and this is called preparing [...]

7 Costly Mattress Removal Mistakes to Avoid

By |2019-10-15T09:40:31+11:00October 13th, 2019|Rubbish Information|

Mattresses are big and bulky materials whose removal tends to stress a lot of people, and most of the time, they do it in the wrong manner. Improper disposal of mattresses may be attributed to many things, and one of them is the fact that people do not know how to remove mattresses properly. [...]

7 Things Not to Do at the End of Lease

By |2019-10-01T09:44:33+10:00October 11th, 2019|Rubbish Information|

In one or two months leading to the end of a rental lease, you will have to make several important decisions relating to your living situation. Even though most people focus more on finding a new home, the moving process involves more than getting a new apartment, packing up the stuff and driving away. [...]

Hard Rubbish: What is it and How to Dispose of it

By |2019-09-30T17:10:10+10:00October 9th, 2019|Rubbish Information, Rubbish Removals|

With the various classifications of waste materials, it can be quite easy to mix up the different categories. Some you might be used to since you interact with them as you go on with your daily activities, some you come by rarely. What is hard rubbish? Hard rubbish refers to large items that cannot [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Treated Timber

By |2019-09-30T11:42:26+10:00October 7th, 2019|Rubbish Information|

It’s used virtually everywhere; in constructions, for building structures, even in garden landscapes around you. To ensure the sustainability of this magnificent product, we result in treating it for preservation purposes. Getting to understand the processes, types of treatment, the terminology associated with the same, can be quite confusing. Here we’ll help break it [...]

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