• 5 benefits of recycling mercury-containing waste

    5 benefits of recycling mercury-containing waste

    Recycling mercury-containing waste goes a long way in protecting the environment, but did you know that there are additional benefits? Mercury is found...

  • How to dispose of and recycle amalgam waste

    How to dispose of and recycle amalgam waste

    Dentists have long used dental amalgam to fill cavities in teeth, but practitioners are increasingly recycling old amalgam instead of discarding it. Dental...

  • Why recycling is important for the future

    Why is recycling important for the future?

    Recycling is one of the most important ways to protect the environment, reducing waste bound for landfill and reusing non-renewable materials. As a society,...

  • How to dispose of mercury-containing light bulbs

    How to dispose of mercury-containing light bulbs

    When fluorescent tubes and other mercury-containing lights burn out, there are some simple steps to safely dispose of them. Fluoro tubes and compact fluorescent...

  • 5 benefits of recycling e-waste

    5 benefits of recycling e-waste

    Vast quantities of phones, appliances and other electronic waste (e-waste) end up in landfill every day, even though most of it can be recycled. E-waste...

  • How to recycle a lead acid battery

    How to recycle a lead-acid battery

    Lead-acid batteries help you start your car each day, but what happens to them once they run out of juice? These batteries, which can also store energy...

  • UN World Economic Forum and partners come together to address e-waste challenges

    UN, global authorities come together to tackle e-waste

    Upgraded recycling programs, better designed devices and more buy-back schemes are needed to tackle the rising tide of e-waste globally, according to a...

  • How do I recycle old power tools

    How do I recycle old power tools?

    Power tools make up a substantial portion of Australia’s electrical and electronic waste (e-waste). Traditionally they’ve ended up in landfill at the...

  • 5 benefits of recycling lighting

    5 benefits of recycling lighting

    Every year many millions of incandescent light bulbs, fluorescent tubes, compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) and LED lamps get dumped into landfills around...