Category Archives: waste tips

Recycling at Work–Choosing Recycling Bins for Business

03 Mar 2011 by Chris Taylor in categories bins in the office, recycling bin, waste management, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

More and more offices and businesses are becoming aware of the need to be more environmentally friendly and work with a more eco-friendly ethos behind them. Recycling is part of this process and as many people spend a large proportion of their lives at the office or workplace, recycling here can have huge benefits to [...]

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Bin Safety and Security

10 Feb 2011 by Chris Taylor in categories bin safety, hospital bin, public bins, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

Waste bins are an important aspect of waste management and keeping institutions and public locations clean and rubbish free, but there are several aspects of providing waste receptacles for the general public in these locations that have to be considered when installing public bins. Locations like hospitals, hotels, airports and other transport hubs where members [...]

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Sourcing Office Bins

30 Dec 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories ashtray, bins in the office, industrial bins, recycling bin, waste management, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

As offices are busy places, where people can spend a large proportion of their working lives, they are also busy places for rubbish and waste. Office bins have to cope with a wide variety of waste and choosing office bins can be a challenge, especially with more emphasis on recycling. So knowing what bin to [...]

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Food Disposal and Waste Management

12 Aug 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories external bin, food bins, industrial bins, kitchen bins, rubbish tips, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

Disposing of so much food brings with it many problems but many of those can be solved by good waste management and the correct rubbish bin. The amount of food that is disposed of waste bins in the UK alone, is staggering. Shops and takeaways dispose of 1.6 million tonnes of food each year; manufactures [...]

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Parks and Open Spaces – Litter Bins

01 Jun 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bin facts, external bin, service sector bins, waste management, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

Britain has the largest number of public parks and open spaces than any other country in Europe. There are dozens of urban parklands in many of our major cities and conurbations. However, as pleasurable as these urban natural oasis are they are expensive to maintain. Councils and local authorities have to invest huge amounts of [...]

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Intelligent Bins – Sensor Bins

15 Apr 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bins for catering, designer bins, food bins, rubbish bins, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

When it comes to disposing of rubbish, there is only one place it can go: the rubbish bin. However, the process of disposing of rubbish can be problematic in certain scenarios. Cooks, medical practitioners and people who work in the food industry are frequent users of waste bins, however, the problem for these people and [...]

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Starting a Catering Business? Don’t Forget the Bins.

15 Mar 2010 by Chris Taylor in categories bins for catering, catering bin, service sector bins, waste management, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

In every business there is waste. From discarded paper to scrap metal, waste is part and parcel of all businesses and industry. However, waste management in some business sectors is more important than in others. Catering is one such industry where more thought and consideration has to be placed on the disposal of rubbish than [...]

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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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Recycling Bins – Getting it right

28 Nov 2009 by Chris Taylor in categories home improvement, litter bin, recycling bin, rubbish bins, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

Recycling has become a big industry over recent years. Not only are more and more people opting to recycle to ease their environmental conscience but also many local authorities and councils are insisting that residents and businesses start recycling. And fines and penalty notices are now being handed out to home and business owners who [...]

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The Sanitary Bin – Washroom Hygiene

26 Nov 2009 by Chris Taylor in categories bathroom bin, public bins, sanitary bin, washroom bin, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

The sanitary bin is unlike other waste bins we may have around the home and office. Sanitary bins are designed fro washroom and bathroom locations and as such, are often used to dispose of feminine hygiene products, razor blades and all manner of personal, hygienic and medicinal waste. For this reason the sanitary bin should [...]

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