Product Stewardship Australia – An Ewaste Update

October 19, 2016

At 1800Ewaste we like to keep track of new and developing government initiatives towards electronic waste. If you’ve read our other articles, you’ll know that one such initiative we’ve followed closely is one put forward by Product Stewardship Australia. The PSA proposed a change to the way electronic waste was dealt with by passing back the responsibility […]

Read the full article →

National Recycling Week 2010

October 5, 2016

5 Reasons to Recycle your Electronics Waste with 1800Ewaste. We all know that we should recycle, but do we really know why? On the 88th to the 14th November, Planet Ark is launching National Recycling Week 2010 to raise awareness of the importance of recycling and to educate communities about waste management. With NRW2010 fast […]

Read the full article →

Dedicated to Australia : Electronic waste recycling for Australians, by Australians

June 29, 2016

The weather, our beaches, our heritage, our wonderful scenery, our exotic creatures, our skills on the Barbie…there are plenty of things that make Australia great and, at 1800Ewaste, we’re dedicated to keeping it that way. We’re passionate about diverting as much electronic waste from Australian landfill as humanly possible, by campaigning for electronic waste recycling […]

Read the full article →

They were amazing

June 15, 2016

I just want to extend a compliment to the two guys who removed our fridge today. They were amazing. It was a difficult job but they managed it with good cheer and ingenuity. Please thank them for me. ​Mrs Howard​

Read the full article →

Ewaste is for life, not just for Christmas

June 15, 2016

As Christmas draws to a close for another year and we prepare to celebrate the New Year, we often find that our drawers and shelves are bursting to the brim with a mixture of old, new and obsolete. And in a an era where technology is forever being updated and improved,  household ewaste stocks are […]

Read the full article →

Organising an Ewaste Collection for your Local Community

May 18, 2016
Thumbnail image for Organising an Ewaste Collection for your Local Community

With Christmas on our doorstep and New Years just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about you New Years Resolution. Will you be joining the gym this January or giving up chocolate? Maybe you’re going for something different and you’ve decided to take up a hobby, or just have a new attitude towards […]

Read the full article →

The Importance of Data Destruction in a computer based world.

May 11, 2016

In today’s computer based society, gaining access to other people’s personal details has never been easier. Online social media only makes your personal details even more accessible as we literally post our most personal information on profiles for everyone to see. Sure, you can make your profile private and allow only your friends to see […]

Read the full article →

World Environment Day 2011 – A time to think about recycling your ewaste…

April 27, 2016

The 5th June 2011, will see the United Nations celebrate its annual World Environment Day. Every year the UN use the 5th June to raise awareness of environmental issues facing the world today as well as encourage political action. This year’s theme focuses on Forests: Nature at your service and stresses the need to protect […]

Read the full article →

Electronic waste and office clear outs

April 6, 2016

At 1800Ewaste we have always stressed the impact of technological advances and how it’s sent computers, telephones and multitudes of other electronics hurtling towards the dump faster than it takes to load a website. Businesses and offices across every industry are feeling the effects of this more than ever before. What happens at your office […]

Read the full article →

Product Stewardship – evaluating the benefits of Australia’s electronic waste recycling scheme.

March 30, 2016

With the FIFA World Cup set to “kick” off in a matter of days, football fans all over the world will be glued to their television screens to see who takes home the coveted title of World Cup Champions. It is estimated that 26.3 billion viewers will be tuning in over the next 31 days; […]

Read the full article →