Category Archives: public bins

Litter, Rubbish and Recycling for Beginners

25 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bin facts, household bins, public bins, recycling bin, rubbish tips, waste management | Be the first to comment here.

Rubbish and litter is an inevitability. Everybody accumulates waste and rubbish that has to be disposed of. The average person in the United Kingdom disposes of over 5 kilos of rubbish a week in their rubbish bin – a quarter of a tonne a year. All that waste has to go somewhere too. It is […]

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Bins for Business – Choosing the Right Waste Bins

18 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bins for catering, external bin, industrial bins, public bins, service sector bins, waste management | Be the first to comment here.

Waste is a key part of any business -whilst reducing waste can help increase profitability – it can never be totally eliminated and all businesses have to deal cope with waste management. Rubbish and waste in some businesses is often minimal and requires little more thought than the removal of rubbish from our homes does. […]

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Picking up after Students – Bins for Local Authorities

10 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories external bin, public bin, public bins, school litter bin, waste management | Be the first to comment here.

There has been quite a bit of bad press about the littering caused by students in some university towns. And in many areas where residents live in local proximity to local schools, college or universities, littering is a cause for tension between the local community and the educational establishment. The problem with litter around education […]

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Hotel Rubbish

05 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bin facts, external bin, industrial bins, public bins, Social Care Bins | Be the first to comment here.

While I have stayed in many rubbish hotels, I have yet to stay in one made from rubbish. Yet, environmental campaigners in Rome have done just that. To raise awareness of pollution the campaigners have constructed a temporary hotel made nearly completely from rubbish. Complete with five rooms and a reception it is lined with […]

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Supplying Bins for the Public – Important points to think about

13 May 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories external bin, hospital bin, industrial bins, public bins, service sector bins | Be the first to comment here.

Providing public litter bins and waste containers is not as simple a task as it may first appear. There is more to the humble outdoor and public bin than just being a receptacle for rubbish. And quite often, if when local authorities, hospitals or other public body gets their waste bin decisions wrong – it […]

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Recycling Bins and the Different Recyling Waste

29 Apr 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories external bin, household bins, industrial bins, public bins, recycling bin, service sector bins | Be the first to comment here.

Recycling is now compulsory in many areas of the country. It is no longer something that just a few people do that are conscious about the environment. Recycling is now a prerequisite for many householders and is often enforced with fines or a refusal to collect rubbish. But is can be a confusing issue, especially […]

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Rubbish Bins in the Workplace – what you need to know

22 Apr 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories hospital bin, industrial bins, public bins, service sector bins, waste management | Be the first to comment here.

One of the unforeseen challenges to any business, local authority, council, institute or contractor is equipping a new building or facility with refuse bins. Waste bins after all are a common-or-garden object, so how difficult can it be? Well actually, choosing the wrong type of bin can have all sorts of repercussions in the smooth […]

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New Laws for refuse Collecting – Importance of Supplying the Right Bins

22 Mar 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories Bins for Care sector, external bin, household bins, public bins, service sector bins | Be the first to comment here.

There has been a lot of political debate in the UK and other areas of Europe and North America about the future of home refuse collection. Driven by environmental policy and the need to reduce the ever increasing costs of disposing of household waste, many new laws and regulations are being introduced to promote recycling […]

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Takeaway and Fast Food Businesses – Importance of the Right Rubbish Bins

04 Mar 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories external bin, food bins, industrial bins, litter bin, public bins | Be the first to comment here.

Health and hygiene are perhaps the most important and feared words in the fast food business. Nothing will close a takeaway quicker than accusations of bad hygiene or lack of pest control. If the environmental health don’t close you down, the lack of custom surely will. It is a constant battle in the catering business […]

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Tips for Buying Bins for the Care and Service Sector

02 Mar 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories external bin, hospital bin, industrial bins, public bin, public bins, sanitary bin, service sector bins | Be the first to comment here.

The bin plays a vital role in the care sector and other service industries. It is a crucial part in ensuring hygiene and plays a part in the fight against hospital acquired infections. Care sector bins have to function under far more demanding circumstances that conventional rubbish receptacles. From the type of waste to the […]

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Public Bins for Councils and Local Authorities

11 Feb 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories external bin, industrial bins, public bins, service sector bins, smoking bin | Be the first to comment here.

For local authorities, one of the most important aspects of keeping any city or town clean and free from litter is ensuring there are adequate bins to deal with the litter and rubbish the town’s population throw away. The public litter bin is a vital tool in keeping towns and cities clean and inadequate bins, […]

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Waste Management – What Happens to the Waste in your Rubbish Bin?

08 Dec 2009 by Chris Taylor in categories industrial bins, litter bin, public bins, recycling bin, waste management | Be the first to comment here.

Each year in the UK alone, 22.5 million tonnes of waste is thrown in rubbish bins or waste bins around the home and office. All this waste has to be managed and waste management is of vital importance to ensure we are not all knee-deep in rubbish. Waste management is becoming increasingly more important as […]

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Rubbish and Waste – Importance of Landfills

07 Dec 2009 by Chris Taylor in categories industrial bins, litter bin, public bins, rubbish tips, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

We are all wasteful. Each year, an average person throws out over a tonne of rubbish into our waste bins. And our rubbish bins contain everything from organic and food waste to paper, plastic and even metals. Even though many of us now recycle and use recycling bins, most of us are aware that much […]

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The Importance of the Hospital Bin

02 Dec 2009 by Chris Taylor in categories hospital bin, industrial bins, public bins, washroom bin | Be the first to comment here.

There has been much emphasis in the media over recent years about hospital hygiene and in particular the battle against hospital acquired infections. However, when it comes to the importance of hospital hygiene there is one device that is often overlooked and yet it is perhaps one of the most important tools in hospital hygiene […]

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