Archive for the ‘Waste Management’ Category

How to Set Up Effective Recycling in the Workplace

March 1st, 2022 by 24/7 Waste Removal
Big office full of people and genarating waste In recent times, at 247 Waste Removal, we know that recycling and waste management become ubiquitous tasks in our daily lives. But whilst we separate our rubbish, recycling has fast become a convoluted political and economic matter. Read the rest of this entry »

Christmas (Waste) is Coming

December 10th, 2017 by 24/7 Waste Removal

What Do You Mean by Christmas Waste ?

Yes, the time has finally come and Christmas is coming in less than two weeks. It’s perfectly fine to be excited about it. Don’t feel weird that you have started earlier with the decoration of the Christmas trees and that Christmas socks are already hung near the chimney. You are definitely not the only one who initiated the long-planned preparations for the world’s most popular holiday in advance. Read the rest of this entry »

Why Most People Don’t Care about Proper Waste Removal (and Why They Should)

November 24th, 2017 by 24/7 Waste Removal
Waste removal Let’s face it - we know that waste removal is not anyone’s favourite topic. If we’re being completely honest, there’s hardly anything interesting that can be said about rubbish that doesn’t involve guilt-tripping you into being a more environmentally conscious person (because think of the planet!). However, as George Carlin once said, “The planet is fine…”, and then he went ahead and made a cynical and vulgar remark about how people were the ones who had a problem, not the planet. And he’s right. But still, there is a lot we can do about this. Read the rest of this entry »

Business Ideas: Find the Right Waste Removal Niche For You

June 1st, 2017 by 24/7 Waste Removal
Waste Disposal Business Ideas There are great business opportunities just waiting for you in the waste disposal industry if you have a small amount of savings to invest. There are many types of waste and each product needs a different way of disposal. These procedures are what create the waste disposal business ideas and opportunities. The following article will identify several different waste categories so you can choose the waste disposal management you could start easily a business within: Read the rest of this entry »

Waste Management For Kids – the Good, Cute and Ugly

March 28th, 2017 by 24/7 Waste Removal
waste management for kids Nowadays proper waste management is more accessible than ever! Before you had to go out of your way ( and who wanted to do that daily?) to properly dispose of the household waste. Now it is easy, extremely beneficial for the environment and even can be fun and rewarding, especially for kids! Fun and rewarding, we hear your eyebrows raising in question (we're cool like that), how can i make the process of waste management for kids fun and rewarding? Read the rest of this entry »

A Brief History of Waste Management

May 15th, 2016 by 24/7 Waste Removal
Waste Disposal in 1900 For most of mankind’s history rubbish disposal was not a major problem. The amount generated had little impact simply because there wasn’t that many of us. Natural resources were consumed resulting in mostly ash and human waste. At those levels these by-products were quickly and safely degraded back into the ecosystem. Man-made items such as tools were highly prized and handed down to successive generations. The making of stone, wood and even early metal tools had little environmental impact. Read the rest of this entry »

Health Hazard Present in Waste and Recycling Processes

February 17th, 2016 by 24/7 Waste Removal
In the UK, the most common method of waste removal is by roadside collection. Typically households put their waste in bins and a fixed day in the week is allotted to the removal of this waste. The municipality or dedicated waste removal company is responsible for waste collection and removal. This waste is sent to transfer stations for bulking and compacting. Thereafter, it is sent to the processing facility. However, sometimes waste, such as e-waste, is exported to another country. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Dispose of a Mattress Adequately

January 23rd, 2015 by 24/7 Waste Removal
Mattress Disposal The mattress disposal in London has been an issue for a long time. A quick walk down some London streets reveals not quite a pleasant view. Soaked to the bone mattresses on the pavement, sitting there, quietly observing the fast paced life of the Londoners. Surprisingly big number of mattresses end up in landfills when they could have been recycled or cleaned and reused. Read the rest of this entry »

Landlords’ Waste Responsibilities in England

January 6th, 2015 by 24/7 Waste Removal
to let sign above building When a property is rented out, the landlord needs to make sure that the tenant always disposes of the waste properly. However, when the apartment is empty, the waste left behind by the last tenants does not fall under the category of household waste. It turns into commercial waste; therefore, its disposal is the responsibility of the landlord. He needs to make sure that it is disposed in the safest and proper way possible. Read the rest of this entry »

Dispose of Your Office Equipment in an Environmentally Sound Way

December 9th, 2014 by 24/7 Waste Removal
Office Equipment Disposal Want to know one of the rapidly expanding streams of waste here in the UK? It's electronic and electrical equipment. Those pieces of equipment we just can't seem to do without. Manufacturers have dropped prices to such an extent and improved their advertising that many of us think nothing of discarding these items when the latest model hits the high street. It's been estimated that nearly 2 million tonnes of waste electrical and electronic equipment are disposed of every year. These are products that either need a battery or to be plugged into an electrical supply. Read the rest of this entry »