Category Archives: waste tips

Back to Basics – Save the Environment and your Pocket with a Nappy Bin

21 Nov 2009 by Chris Taylor in categories bathroom bin, nappy bin, recycling bin, rubbish tips, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

Having a child can be the most joyous of occasions but it can also be one of the most hectic and expensive. We are more fortunate than our parents and theirs before them in that we have some great technological advancements that make parenting a lot easier. Washing machines, powdered milk, designer push chairs and [...]

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The Gardener’s Friend – The Gardening Waste Bin

19 Nov 2009 by Chris Taylor in categories compost bin, gardening bin, rubbish bins, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

Any good gardener knows the importance of a good gardening bin. It seems it doesn’t matter whether we are weeding, mowing, planting or seeding the garden is a key place for generating waste. Many of us are now fortunate to receive gardening bins for our household gardening waste but so much more can be done [...]

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Keeping the School Yard Clean

15 Nov 2009 by Chris Taylor in categories litter bin, public bins, rubbish bins, school litter bin, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

One of the biggest problems with running a school, college, university or other educational establishment is keeping the grounds tidy and litter-free. Schools and colleges can very quickly become untidy, partly because they house hundreds of young people with appetites for crisps and snacks. Most of this rubbish is responsibly discarded in the school litter [...]

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The Smoking Ban and Discarded Cigarette Butts

05 Nov 2009 by Chris Taylor in categories ashtray, cigarette bin, rubbish bins, smoking bin, waste tips | Be the first to comment here.

The smoking ban has created a better environment for all of us. But its introduction has had some unforeseen side effects; outside many buildings where smokers now congregate, an unsightly build up of discarded cigarette butts can often be seen. Many pubs, bars and restaurants have installed ashtrays but often they are too small and [...]

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