waste management

“Introduction to Waste Technologies” eBook – New 2012 Version

Yes! My recently updated “Introduction to Waste Technologies” eBook is available with new content, and is now better value than ever. If you found this web site interesting, or you were actually trying to find out about the new Waste Technologies which are being used to increase recycling and divert waste away from landfill, from […]

Christmas – How to Go Green This Christmas – Top 7 Eco Friendly Christmas Tips!

Going green is much easier than most people think plus is has enormous benefits for us personally as well as environmentally. Each one of us can make a difference this Christmas festive season if you commit to not contributing to un-earth-friendly acts such as excessive energy consumption and waste generation. According to the eco friendly […]

From Cradle to Grave–Laboratory Waste Management [VHS]

Muckraker reporter Corey Hazard is sure that he will find examples of shoddy hazardous waste management practices in Elise McMillan’s lab. But the only thing he uncovers is how scrupulously Elise and her lab technicians observe hazardous waste management regulations-and reduce disposal costs to boot! Topics What Federal Regulations Govern Handling and Disposal of Hazardous […]

The Back of the Napkin (Expanded Edition): Solving Problems and Selling Ideas with Pictures

The acclaimed bestseller about visual problem solving-now bigger and better “There is no more powerful way to prove that we know something well than to draw a simple picture of it. And there is no more powerful way to see hidden solutions than to pick up a pen and draw out the pieces of our […]

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Ever Wondered What Happens to Your Waste? The Shocking Truth About Landfills and Global Warming!

The United Kingdom produces 434 million tons of waste each year. That will fill the Albert Hall each 2 hours. Householders produce about 30,000,000 tonnes about annually. 73% of this waste goes to landfill, although ninety percent of it actually is recoverable and may be recycled, reused or composted. Landfill remains the principal way of […]

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Is Hiring a Skip Sustainable?

Skip hire isn’t simply about consigning huge volumes of waste to landfill. Companies offering this service have certain responsibilities, not least that they should make every effort to properly dispose of all products. This means sorting general waste from recyclable materials and ensuring that it is all disposed of effectively; so is it sustainable? The […]

Rubbish Removal in Sydney – How You Can Help

Rubbish removal in Sydney has changed significantly in the past few years. >> Mainly because the laws around rubbish have also changed. We are in a more environmentally conscious world. Australia as a country is one of the leaders in working towards reducing carbon footprints and being environmentally respectful. And NSW and Sydney specifically are […]

Using the 3 R’s to Help the Environment

Because of global warming, pollution, diminishing forests, and a limited supply of natural resources, people are becoming more aware of the importance of protecting the environment. Waste in the environment affects the air, water, land, animals, plants, and humans. When we use the environment as a waste dump, we take away land from wildlife, pollute […]

Tips to Get More Life From Cartridges and Printers

Whenever anyone is running a busy office, one of the most frustrating things to happen is that a machine runs out of printing fluid just at the wrong time. The sealed units used to be discarded when they dried up and new ones would have to be bought. But these days, printer ink refill needs […]