Category Archives: Litter

Why We Care About Litter

Originally Published By Waste Management Review Source Separation Systems’ Peter Cruwys explains the key to reducing litter and optimising waste diversion in Australia. On a sunny day in 2007, Peter Cruwys sat in a taxi, on route with his mates to Sydney’s … Continue reading

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The War on Waste in Schools

Did you tune into ABC’s latest ‘War on Waste’ program this week, and get inspired about the scale of change at Kiama High School? The key to a successful recycling program like Kiama’s really is a passionate change leader! Once … Continue reading

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Litter… It’s getting personal!

Research suggests a person’s emotional attachment to a location may influence their propensity to litter. It’s a theory being tested with a new wave of National Park Bins, leveraging local images and local messages to emotionally connect with the community. … Continue reading

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Looking To A More Sustainable Future

Here at Source Separation Systems we pride ourselves on being the leaders of innovation within our industry! Today we are pleased to announce our brand new products to help work towards a more sustainable future. Innovative workplace solutions, which you … Continue reading

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Compostable vs Degradable… What’s in a name?

First Published in Waste + Water Management, Australia While many still consider the terms ‘compostable’, ‘degradable’ and biodegradable’ to be, for all intents,  interchangeable (or even a matter of naming semantics), nothing could be further from the truth – especially when it … Continue reading

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