Manage The Hazardous Waste At Your Home With Care

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

What is hazardous waste?

hazardous waste container

attribution: FreeImages.com/Simon Cataudo

These are probably one of the most dangerous things at your home and many of us are unaware how harmful they can actually be. That’s the main reason why this type of items are very often ignored and that leads to tragic consequences.

By definition, hazardous waste is some type of waste that is potentially harmful to our health or to the environment (usually both). It’s a fact, though, that almost every household on the planet stores at least something like that because it’s unavoidable. Continue reading

History of the Office Chair

Sunday, November 8th, 2015

Recently we realized that even if Rubbish Begone have disposed of infinite amounts of chairs, desks, tables and other furniture, we don’t know much of their history. Apart from the regular furniture removal which Rubbish Begone,waste removal London does, we want to give you a valuable information about the history of the office chair which is useful and the knowledge obtained might also improve your health.

Everyone has to sit down in an office chair in some moment of their life. Workaholics sometimes Continue reading

28 Fun Trash to Treasure Ideas For Creative Art (A Fun Way of Looking At Serious Crafts)

Monday, August 10th, 2015

Enough with hustle from the rubbish removal in London by Rubbish Begone for a moment. These jaw-dropping, awe-inspiring trash to treasure ideas redefine the meaning of creative art. Immerse yourself in a vortex of trashy elements – metal, plastic, paper, glass and wood – all twisted, bended, burnt, tailored, cropped, torn apart and melted in order to produce these: Continue reading

Sweden Recycles 99 Percent of Waste

Friday, October 24th, 2014
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“The rubbish incineration plant at Spillepengen, Malmö, Sweden” by jorchr, CC BY-SA

What a win ! Our rubbish removal specialists found out a glorious achievement in terms of waste management efficiency ! Sweden is doing something interesting. Less than 1% of their waste ends up in landfills. How? By recycling the waste they produce. However, there’s a catch: they recycle only half of it. The rest is being converted to energy through incineration. But that’s not an issue of efficiency. Incineration plants are not a bad thing and I will tell you why in a bit. Continue reading

China 3D-prints Buildings From Waste, Reducing Landfills

Monday, August 4th, 2014
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3D Printed House by Win Sun, CC BY-SA

Many people think that 3D printing is a timely hype. Yes, it’s new, it’s interesting, but from what most of us have seen – it’s nothing revolutionary. Still, its most famous uses are for guns and human organs. And we can definitely see why people think it’s over-hyped. Organs haven’t had big success and guns.. well, I don’t think we need more weapons, especially so easily obtained ones. But a Chinese company is trying something else. Check out what Rubbish Begone, waste removal London company has prepared for you in this blog post. Continue reading

Space Junk – An Infographic Backed Up by Science

Friday, July 11th, 2014

Welcome to the next special blog post edition of Rubbish Begone, rubbish removal London services company.

First off, a big, intergalactic Thank you(!) to the fine people of World Science Festival for letting us post their wonderful infographic on our website. And what an infographic it is! Synthesizing data from various scientific organizations, including NASA, it shows how much rubbish is swirling around the planet and compares the mass and volume to various objects we are well accustomed to. Continue reading

New Type of Recyclable Coffee Cups to Save Billions From Landfill

Friday, July 4th, 2014

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An UK-based inventor by the name of Marting Myerscough has a very fresh idea which will change the coffee business for good. Okay, maybe not that radical, but it will reduce the waste by a lot and will save billions from ending up at the landfill. But what makes it so great? Let’s take a look and hope there will be less plastic and cardboard waste for Rubbish Begone, London rubbish removal company to deal with. Continue reading

Recycling Week! Bring Your Old Phones to London Station!

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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“Liverpool Street Station, London” by Ian Carroll, CC BY

This week is Recycling Week. Network Rail and mobile operator O2 have started a great campaign, too. From yesterday you are able to ditch your old mobile devices at the specified recycling points in central London. More specifically – the Liverpool Street station. You have the whole week including Sunday to do so!

As a part of the National Recycle Week there will be recycle tubes sprinkled all around the station. The idea is to have sustainable and secure collection points where you can dispose of your old mobile phones. Of course, the materials will be reused for the creation of various items. Continue reading

Canary Island Gets a Full Eco-Friendly Energy Coverage

Monday, June 2nd, 2014
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“El Hierro” by SPOT Satellite, CC BY-SA

The month of May marked a new(ish) era for energy efficiency and ecology alike. The Canary Island El Hierro (also named the “Meridian Island”) went 100% eco-friendly. It is now being powered only by wind and water. How did they achieve this? Mostly by being small, by having the will for it and through European financing. Continue reading