Helping to keep the environment clean is something that everyone can get involved in. Whether you're renovating a property, cleaning out the garden or recycling household waste, there are many things you can do to ensure that your junk gets disposed of ethically and even reused again if possible. The Australian Government's National Landcare Programme is looking at making a huge impact on the future of the Australian landscape by launching the 20 Million Trees Programme and the Threatened Species Recovery Fund.
The Australian Government's Department of the Environment and Energy has engaged in a large-scale plan to fund and encourage community projects that support the development of greener urban areas. The project itself is called the Green Army, and it aims to support community development projects in a bid to clean up unused areas of urban waste land, preserve local heritage sites and give young people between the ages of 17 and 24 the opportunity to learn new life skills and develop themselves as people.
If you are remodeling your commercial building, you will end up with a large amount of waste. Some items can be recycled, while other materials need to be thrown away. Here are some tips for effectively getting rid of the waste. Decide if Any Materials Can be Reused Before you throw anything away from the building renovations, see if anything can be reused. For example, you might be replacing the flooring in your break room, but some of the tile is still in good condition.