Most Things Can Be Recycled And Kartaway Leads The Way

Australians have become used to recycling, with most now regularly recycling newspapers, bottles, cans and cardboard packaging.  But not everyone realises that most things are able to be recycled. Some rather bizarre items are being recycled, for example dentures and chewing gum!  A not for profit organisation in Japan found a great way to fundraise […]

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Kartaway Commend Recycling Efforts’ Environmental Gains

Australians now see recycling as a way of life, committing to high levels of recycling. It is even more motivating when people understand how much energy is saved through their recycling efforts and the actual impacts upon the environment.  Using recycled plastic to produce plastic products saves approximately 88% of energy compared to producing plastic […]

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Recycling Rates Break New Records In Australia

Recycling rates in Australia have broken new records. A report has shown that 64.2% of post-consumer packaging has been recycled in 2013, a big improvement from the baseline of 39% established in 2003.  In the 2013 Annual Report by the Australian Packaging Covenant, a voluntary organisation committed to reducing the environmental impacts of packaging, it […]

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Recycling Depots in Melbourne & Adelaide and the Recycling of Plastic

Plastic became very popular in modern life during the 1950s and has become a major material used in manufacturing, building and packaging throughout western civilisation. Since its adoption however, it has become a major contributor to landfill and, as plastic does not break down for hundreds of years, it became a major problem. The recycling […]

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Recycling In Australia Has Come A Long Way

Kartaway are a leading company recycling waste in Australia and are a part of its recycling history.  Householders, through necessity, re-used and recycled many items in the early days but recycling on a larger scale began later. As early as 1815 one Australian paper mill used recycled rags to make paper. Waste paper collections were […]

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The Keen Recycler Bids For The New York Times

Chinese millionaire Chen Guangbiao built his fortune through his recycling company, Huangpu Renewable Resources Utilization Group. At the same time, he has boosted his reputation in China with publicity stunts based on philanthropic acts or focussed on environmental messages, such as selling “canned air” in Beijing to raise awareness about ecological issues. He and his […]

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Waste Management Company Creates a Culture of Service and Reliability

Service, integrity and reliability are values all customers desire. Kartaway, leaders in waste management services, incorporate a culture of service and reliability into their organization. All staff work to the company’s C.L.E.A.R. policy: “Our Values provide our staff with a platform to make the best decisions for our clients, the environment and the Company” Commitment: We […]

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Waste Management Experts, Kartaway, Add Junior Rear Lift Truck to Melbourne Fleet

Kartaway recently announced the addition of the Hino 300 series truck, capable of servicing most medium to high density dwellings, to its Melbourne fleet. With a rise in medium to high density housing within inner Metropolitan Melbourne providers of waste management services have run into difficulties providing effective waste collection services.  Unable to access the […]

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Tyre Stockpiling Fire Linked to Accused Murderer

Another fire caused by tyre stockpiling is linked to an accused murderer, Ron Medich.  The Sydney Morning Herald reported on November 18th that the fire almost gutted a tyre dump in Sydney’s west and the company Carbon Polymers, part owned by Ron Medich, faces expulsion from the site. In New South Wales alone there have […]

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Waste Management Company Provides Excellent Service to Newly Confident Builders

With the federal election over Australian businesses are more confident. Master builders are looking to an upturn in building and the small to medium builders are ready to go. With the help of the First Home Owners Grant available for building or purchasing a brand new home,designed to  stimulate building, and the current low interest […]

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