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Melbourne Rubbish Disposal History 1900s onwards

Prior to 1901 street rubbish collection was undertaken by private contractors.  From that time on the council provided the service right up until the 1990s when it was returned in part to private contractors again. During the mid 20th century … Continue reading

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Industries Major Contributors to Recycling in Victoria

The Victorian Annual Survey of Recycling Industries 2010-11 appears to be the latest available and indicates some interesting facts about recycling. Where does the waste come from? Construction and demolition waste  52% Metal waste    17% Paper waste    15% Organic waste    11% Glass, plastic, rubber … Continue reading

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New Victorian State Manager for Kartaway, Waste Management Company

Kartaway, leading Waste Management company, are pleased to welcome their new Victorian State Manager, Phil Lowry who commences on Wednesday November 6th.  Phil is disciplined, versatile and a results orientated business manager with a solid track record in building a … Continue reading

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Where Does Your Rubbish Go?

Do you ever check where you rubbish ends up? Did you know that each year in Melbourne thousands of tonnes of waste ends up being illegally dumped?  This waste is generated by rogue waste removal operators who, rather than sending … Continue reading

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Bins & Skips for Garden Clean Ups and Landscapers in Metro Melbourne

Autumn is the perfect time of year for a good garden clean up in metro Melbourne, with all those autumn leaves falling and trees and shrubs needing a good prune before winter.  Giving the garden a good clean up now … Continue reading

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