Community · Environment · Recycling

How Can Communities Protect Natural Resources

To sustain a community, it is essential to preserve the natural environment. The following are different techniques and approaches that have been used plus proven to be helpful in the conservation of natural resources in many communities. Water Water is life. Sufficient amount of water supplies is necessary to sustain the life of people in… Continue reading How Can Communities Protect Natural Resources

Recycling · Waste Management

4 Easy Steps in Helping the Environment

Both human and animal life need a healthy environment. To sustain life, essential resources are needed such as potable water, clean air and edible food. While people have to consume the natural resources to live in more comfortable life, there is a negative impact on the environment.   The irresponsible use of natural resources caused… Continue reading 4 Easy Steps in Helping the Environment

Domestic Waste · Recycling · Waste Management

Effective Waste Management in your Home

Getting rid of the waste produced in the average can be troublesome for many citizens. Doing waste management effectively lessen the long term environmental effects caused by ineffective waste disposal. Garbage in all its forms is something we all have to deal with on a daily basis. Start using cloth reusable bags instead of plastic bags. Buying in bulk size… Continue reading Effective Waste Management in your Home

Business · Recycling · Waste Management

The Need for an Effective Food Waste Strategy Plan for Australia

Research proved that the Australian public spend as much as $158 billion on food annually and 20% of that food becomes waste. An effective strategy is required to minimize this huge loss of $$ resources and products. The figures quoted in the research covers both food products consumed at home and in restaurants. With a total population in the country… Continue reading The Need for an Effective Food Waste Strategy Plan for Australia

Recycling · Waste Management

Public is getting involved in cracking down on litter bugs.

As of March 1, 2015, the general public in NSW is allowed to report littering from vehicles that will result in the litter bug receiving a fine for the offence. To assist in curbing the amount of littering the public can report the offender directly through an online reporting portal of the EPA. There is… Continue reading Public is getting involved in cracking down on litter bugs.

Business · Recycling

Make Money from your Waste: Convert your Old Devices into Cash

Households and businesses throughout Australia are stacked with outdated electronic devices due to the fact that Australia is one of the world?s leading users of electronic devices. The turnover ratio of these devices causes most people to have a heap of them gathering dust in some corner not thinking to sell them on the market for… Continue reading Make Money from your Waste: Convert your Old Devices into Cash

Recycling · Waste Management

Effective Recycling of Bottles and Cans in Public Areas

NSW Premier Mike Baird and Environment Minister Rob Stokes have announced that if re-elected in March, NSW will have a container deposit scheme (CDS) by 2017. The introduction of a policy to introduce reverse vending machines across the state. This action is part of a cost-effective container deposit scheme to reduce the problem of drink containers to be recycled. “Our… Continue reading Effective Recycling of Bottles and Cans in Public Areas