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The Problem with Food Packaging Waste

With the move to ban plastic bags at major supermarket chains in Australia at the end of June 2018, and the government’s commitment to make all Australian packaging reusable or recyclable by the year 2025, it is important to discuss the role food packaging plays in...

Benefits of Document Destruction

Evеrу business, rеgаrdlеѕѕ оf thе numbеr оf еmрlоуееѕ and thе tуре of сuѕtоmеr records kept, іѕ at rіѕk frоm vаrіоuѕ thrеаtѕ thrоugh саѕuаllу dіѕсаrdеd documents and іmрrореr dеѕtruсtіоn of сuѕtоmеr information: business liability аnd іdеntіtу thеft; nоn-соmрlіаnсе...

How to Dispose of Confidential Documents

Any office or business is likely to have some confidential documents which require safe destruction and disposal. By confidential documents, we mean those which contain sensitive details which must not fall into the wrong hands. Examples would be credit card details,...

How to Recycle Your Business Waste

Recycling is the leading way for your business to reduce its environment footprint and make good on commitments you have made to operate in an environmentally friendly manner. These days, customers factor in the ethical choices of businesses more than ever. Reducing...

How You can Tell You Might Have a Drain Problem

If your pipes are becoming slow to drain, you may have a drain problem. At Solo Resource Recovery, we have experience in preventing and rectifying a number of different drain issues. In this post, we go through some of the most common signs that you have a drain...

Reducing Food Waste in the Hospitality Industry

Whether it’s dining out at a fancy restaurant, grabbing a coffee and pastry from your local café or ordering takeaway from your favourite pizza shop, many of us remain acutely unaware of the amount of food waste generated by the hospitality industry on a daily basis....

How to Recycle Properly

We all know recycling is important and we all want to feel like we are doing our part in minimising our impact on the environment. However, did you know that most Australians are unaware that they are not recycling properly? Improper recycling can lead to...

Why Liquid Waste Is Becoming A Growing Problem

Liquid waste creation occurs in almost every sector of society. This also includes wastewater and sewage from various industrial processes from agriculture to manufacturing. Every state in Australia has strict waste disposal regulations. These are in place to prevent...

10 Ways You Can Reduce Household Waste

Can you believe that over almost 4 billion plastic bags are disposed of in various landfill sites throughout the country annually? Or that more than 20% of the grocery products you shop for end up in trash bins? Here are 10 amazingly simple ways to make a significant...

Award for Waste Diversion

Solo, in conjunction with the Mornington Peninsula Shire Council, have been awarded the Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) Leadership in the Public Sector Award for waste diversion. Council and Solo’s work to increase the diversion at the Council...

Professional Waste Management

Removal of waste is just the beginning of what we offer

At Solo Resource Recovery we can assist you to develop a scheduled waste management plan for your business.