The increasing costs of water, energy and waste disposal are of primary concern for commercial operators.
All businesses are integrating the reduction of their carbon emissions, their demand for natural resources and overall impact on the environment into their procedures and trade activities.
While recycling has become a way of life for all of us for cardboard and paper, you can utilise this section to identify how to go beyond that and discover how to divert a lot more waste materials from land fill, and whats more you can do it locally.
Government funded programs and not for profit organisations like Planet Ark offer a range of avenues to facilitate the recycling of business waste.
Utilise the WMAA Directory of Recyclers, developed by Waste Management Association of Australia (WMAA) to save costs.
The Recycling Directory provides a comprehensive listing of both private and local government owned facilities in the Perth and Mandurah areas detailing exactly what they’ll accept for recycling.
The directory is aimed at small to medium enterprises (SME’s) who wish to recycle but find it difficult to know where to take material.
Transpacific Cleanaway provide a comprehensive section on their web site to assist businesses to Recover Reduce and Recycle virtually any waste material.
There are downloadable sheets on a variety of programmes.