Solo’s first municipal contract started 80 years ago in the Tweed valley
Solo understands that community education plays an important role in the successful provisioning of all waste management initiatives. Our education programs use the latest in community engagement tools and activities to help drive a reduction in waste to landfill, and support the waste hierarchy. This includes professional designs for promotional material such as flyers, billboards, truck signwriting, and bin information packs. We also develop media advertising and social media messaging to generate interest in waste services, and communicate important features about new or existing services.
Solo operates all contracts under our accredited Integrated Quality, Safety and Environment Management System. This System is certified to the Quality Standard AS/NZS ISO 9001:2015, Environmental Management Systems Standard ISO 14001:2015 plus Safety Standards AS/NZS 4801:2001and OHSAS 18001:2007. As a result, Council can be certain that Solo’s operations are delivered to the highest standards ensuring a quality service that maintains focus on all aspects of service delivery and importantly the safety of the general public, Solo and Council employees plus the environment.
Council Waste Solutions
Our point of difference from other waste management companies is in our relationship with our clients. We partner cooperatively and flexibly with Council officers to develop and enhance the operations, which allow us to produce innovative solutions with great results. Our clients benefit from Solo Resource Recovery’s 80 years of planning and system design expertise within the Australian domestic waste industry.
Plant and Technology
All of the Solo collections vehicles are designed & built by our own manufacturing and engineering department. All of our trucks comply with a rigorous monthly maintenance regime, which is tracked via our fleet and business management systems. We take pride in our trucks with our vehicles being clean, well presented, safe, and compliant with all EPA requirements. With over 700 vehicles operating across Australia, Solo offer an extensive range of contingency and value added service options.
Solo utilise cutting edge Vehicle Management Systems, which include reliable and informative GPS tracking systems, contaminated waste tracking, and photo’s for compliance or reporting purposes. Data is collected, validated, and managed to Council requirements by Solo’s own internal experienced database managers, and IT department.