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Learn your different types of Plastics

Learn your different types of Plastics

Some plastics are durable, reusable, and recyclable; but others are hazardous and only good for single use. To know how to manage our plastics, we need to educate ourselves on how each plastic type differs from the other.

There are 7 major categories of plastics, each with its unique properties and uses. Keen to crank up your recycling rate? Then, keep reading here..

Where does my Recycling go once I’ve left it outside?

Where does my Recycling go once I’ve left it outside?
Below is a (generalised) summary for interested home owners - who wonder what happens to their recyclables once they've spent the time to separate it from the general waste. Read on if this is you:

Recycling? Upcycling? What’s the difference.

Recycling? Upcycling? What’s the difference.
Let's get educational here by explaining the difference between recycled and upcycled - do you know which product is from recycled material or has been upcycled?

What’s the ideal separation for recycling?

What’s the ideal separation for recycling?

If you’ve been thinking of recycling at home or at work, but you just haven’t made the leap yet. We can help! Here are the four major categories to separate your trash in: Non-Recyclable (black bag), Recyclables (clear bag), Organic Waste (separate bin/compostable bag), Hazardous Waste (separate bin). Read more for more details.

What does a waste-conscious home look like?

What does a waste-conscious home look like?
We have all heard about the benefits of separating our waste for recycling* - but are you curious on knowing what a truly waste-conscious home looks like? Here are some of Postwink’s recommendations if you’d like to send less to landfill and be an example to others.

Postwink Embraces a Circular Economy by renting out their bestselling recycling bins to Offices

Postwink Embraces a Circular Economy by renting out their bestselling recycling bins to Offices
Established in 2007, Postwink has been supplying recycling bins to the corporate and commercial sector, as well as schools, hotels and various Sout...