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5 Fun Facts About Recycling in South Adelaide
Published 15th December 2016

Recycling might not always be the most glamorous topic but there’s more to this trash disposal method than meets the eye. For example, do you know exactly what goes in your recycling bin?

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3 Keys to Starting a Recycling Programme at Work
Published 3rd November 2016

Australians have become among some of the best recyclers in the world with about 90% of households recycling. Our workplaces don’t quite fare quite so well, though: less than a third of us recycle at work.
Offices are a major source of waste – even an office of 100 people produces an average of 20 bags of waste per week – that’s about one 1,100L worth a week! This is especially crazy considering that over 90% of office waste can be recycled.

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More Than Spring Cleaning – 3 Other Times When it’s Ideal to Clean Out
Published 21 October 2016

We all know about the dreaded Spring Clean. It probably started with your parents dragging the household together for a “family fun” day of cleaning! But you have to admit, the house always did look amazing afterwards. But why spring? In the past winters were harsh ordeals and with homes being heated with wood or coal, soot and ash would get all over the rugs and furniture. Once the dark winter was over, it was the first practical chance to get everything out into the sunlight and clean again.

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Australian Policies on Harnessing Energy From Waste

Published 16 August 2016

The way we understand and harness waste energies is changing every day, with environmental consciousness and technological innovation combining to make a real difference. South Australia, New South Wales, Victoria, and Western Australia have all adopted Energy From Waste policies as part of their sustainability goals.
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Reasons to Open a Trade Account with Oz Mini Bins

Published 27 July 2016

For the past several decades, we have become more conscious of the harm our environmental impact has as a country. As the heart of the Australian economy, small and large businesses play an important role in creating and solving this impact.
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Why Being Eco-Friendly is Good for Business

Published 14 June 2016

For the past several decades, we have become more conscious of the harm our environmental impact has as a country. As the heart of the Australian economy, small and large businesses play an important role in creating and solving this impact.
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Clearing a Relative’s Estate

Published 31 May 2016

Hiring a mini bin can make the process of clearing a relative’s estate easier for you, because we’ll sort out the details of where everything is going, and you just have the bin delivered and picked up directly from the estate. Here are some suggestions for making this emotionally draining process as smooth as possible.
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Five Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home

Published 30 Apr 2016

Let’s take a look at five things you can do to tack some additional value onto your property – some are big, some are small but all will help to improve the final price that you will receive for your home.
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How to make the most of your junk by upcycling

Published 29 Mar 2016

Do you have a lot of old stuff lying around your house that you no longer use but can’t seem to be able to let go of? Many of us do, it’s not overly uncommon to get attached to our odds and ends. Let’s see what you can transform your stuff into!
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Where Does Your Green Waste Go?

Published 14 Mar 2016

If you have ever undertaken a DIY garden makeover or worked as a landscape gardener then you surely know the amount of waste that a garden revamp can generate. So where does it all go? Let’s trace the journey of your green waste from the job to its destination.
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A Throwaway Culture: How Much Do We Really Recycle? (Infographic)

Published 15 Feb 2016

The old saying goes “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” but these days, people also seem to think that if it is broken, we just throw it away.  Let’s sort our papers from our plastics and ask ourselves, how much do we really recycle?
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Three De-Cluttering Tips to Help You Clear Out

Published 8 Jan 2016

If you own or rent a home, and have for a while, then chances are that you’ve accumulated some clutter over the years. Let’s take a look at three tips to help you de-clutter efficiently.
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How To Free Yourself From Junk: A Guide in Letting Go

Published 18 Dec 2015

Do you need help in kicking the hoarding habit? The first step is admitting that you have a problem, and that it is making your life unmanageable. The second step is asking for help, and you’re reading this so fear not! Help is on the way.
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The After Christmas Cleanup: Recycle Your Waste

Published 11 Dec 2015

The summer, and silly season, is nearly here. For some of us this means we’re about to get really busy, really quickly. Here’s how to make the Christmas cleanup a lot easier.
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