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Instant Waste Management gets involved in the media, government and Industry association workshops. We are developing & communicating the positive messages needed today, helping create behaviour change, promoting and acknowledging the success of recycling initiatives, like our “Waste Sustainability in Action” educational film. Click here to watch the Go-Pro Camera footage of our process.

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Full Skip Bin

10 of the Weirdest Things Found in Skip Bins from Around the World

  • 20 August 2019

Operating for over 25 years with 10,000 skip bins in circulation, we have seen our fair share of weird and wonderful things left in skip bins.

Jake Hickey Green Building Day May 2019

IWM Supports Green Building Day

  • 17 May 2019

Green Building Day returned to Perth this week. The event was a huge success, with a jam-packed agenda exploring the collective action we need to take in order to achieve our sustainability targets.

New Years Resolution Make It Happen Landscape

The Most Popular New Year’s Resolutions – And How to Achieve Them

  • 29 January 2019

~ 5 minute read - Each year, millions of us make New Year’s resolutions, hoping to spark positive change.

Christmas Tree

Eco-Friendly Christmas Gift Ideas

  • 21 December 2018

Christmas is usually a flurry of wrapping paper, cards, plastic packaging and consumerism. And traipsing around countless shops, jostling with the throngs of over- zealous shoppers in panic mode can be exhausting – leaving you frazzled, fed up and anything but festive!

Ocean Plastic Pollution

Why Wind-Blown Waste Really IS a Problem – And What We Can Do About It

  • 10 December 2018

The average Australian produces 1.5 tonnes of waste per year and with Australia’s population expected to reach 37.6 million by 2050, waste generation is inevitably on the rise. This increase in waste inevitably drives pollution – and, in turn, global warming – and the devastating impact this has on our...

Oct 2018 Spring Cleaning

Spring Has Sprung – Put a Spring in Your Step this October!

  • 18 October 2018

It seems that Spring has finally sprung in Perth. The Winter months are at last retreating, as the warmth of Spring graces our shores and we awaken to a new-found surge of energy.

Sept 2018 Eco Friendly House

How to Build an Eco-Friendly House – Key Things to Consider

  • 26 September 2018

Did you know that buildings – including the homes we live in – account for about 40% of global energy consumption? That’s over a third of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions.

GreenSmart Logo Compressed

IWM Wins 2018 HIA GreenSmart Award

  • 13 August 2018

Instant Waste Management have been awarded the 2018 HIA GreenSmart Award for Resource Efficiency.

Plastic Free July Plastic Bottles

Plastic-Free July – How to Get On Board

  • 30 July 2018

With Australia’s waste volumes increasing at double the rate of our population and the implementation of China’s National Sword Policy in January this year, it is more crucial than ever that we take considerable measures to reduce landfill and cut global warming emissions.