Making Recycling Fun for Kids and the Whole Family

How to Make Food Waste Recycling Work in Your Restaurant Kitchen

Recycling food waste from commercial kitchens takes some time and effort.  If you've decided to hire a food waste service, then your kitchen staff are probably already on board. They may be pleased you're looking to boost your restaurant's green credentials. However, to make food recycling really work, you need to set up an efficient disposal system that doesn't add too much extra work for your kitchen staff. How can you do this? Read More 

Five Ways To ‘Upcycle’ Scrap Metal At Home

Upcycling is all the rage--and not without good reason. It's good for the environment, it's a fun hobby, it's a good bonding activity with your friends or kids and by its very nature it's not an expensive way to pass a drizzly Sunday afternoon! Sure, you can recycle your scrap metal by taking it to the recycling centre or leaving it out for collection--but why not save a little to recycle yourself at home with one of these fun projects? Read More 

Are Plastic Pallets the Better Choice for Your Business?

Plastic pallets can be the right investment for any business, as they offer many advantages over standard wood pallets; if you're in the market for new pallets for your shipping or warehouse facility, you might note a few of those advantages here. This will ensure you get the right type of pallet for your company and are happy with this investment for years to come. Colour coding To help you organize your inventory when items are being stored or shipped, you might use colour coding for your pallets. Read More 

Five Protective Items That Can Help When Collecting Scrap Metal to Recycle

Collecting and selling scrap metal can be a great way to make a bit of extra money, but before you dive into this hobby, you should make sure that you have the right safety and protective gear. Wondering what you need? Take a look at these recommendations. 1. Work Gloves When dealing with scrap metal, you may encounter a lot of rough edges that can cut you. To protect your hands, wear heavy duty work gloves. Read More 

Your complete guide to recycling household appliances

When you remodel your house, or invest in new appliances for the kitchen, it can be tricky to know what to do with the old appliances that you have lying around. It might seem like your only option is to shift those bulky appliances to a garage space, or to throw them on to the rubbish heap. But actually, there is another way. You can also choose to recycle your old appliances, so that the materials can be used for other purposes. Read More