New addition to the ECS fleet

EC Sustainable has added a Toyota Prius C to its fleet as part of our commitment to lowering CO2 emissions. The Prius C is an efficient green car generating lesser CO2 emissions thanks to its powerful electric motor capable to power the car on its own at low speed. read more →

Keep NSW Beautiful Sustainability Awards Dinner

EC Sustainable staff had the privilege to attend the Keep NSW Beautiful, Blue Star Sustainability Awards Dinner, which recognises sustainable companies and citizens actively promoting responsible environmental management in NSW. The dinner was held on 17 September 2015 at the International College of Management, Manly. read more →

Australasian Waste and Recycling Expo

EC Sustainable staff attended the Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo (AWRE) held from 12-13 August 2015 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.  Staff attended to keep up to date with the latest waste and recycling systems and technologies, network with clients and meet new contacts. The Conference program included: – international and national keynote presentations – two.. read more →

Bobcat or Skid Steer Operator Hire

EC Sustainable has added capability to its labour hire division for bobcat and skid steer driver hire. Our trained waste and recycling industry fieldwork personnel can operate your equipment, or we can also access bobcat and skid steer plant if required. read more →

Australian Landfill & Transfer Stations Conference and Expo

EC Sustainable will send a delegation of its staff to the Australian Landfill & Transfer Stations Conference and Expo being held from 27-30 July 2015 at National Convention Centre in Canberra. The Australian Landfill & Transfer Stations Conference and Expo is organised by the Waste Management Association of Australia (WMAA) and is in its 6th.. read more →

EC Sustainable to conduct first regional public place and recycling study in the Southern Councils Group area

EC Sustainable has been engaged to conduct a regional public place waste and recycling study for the Southern Councils Group (SCG), in NSW. The SCG members include Wollongong, Shellharbour, Kiama, Shoalhaven and Wingecarribee Councils. The public place waste and recycling study will identify opportunities for future waste management including: – increasing recycling, – further improving.. read more →

EC Sustainable wins the Award for Sustainable Transport at the Better Business Awards 2015

EC Sustainable is proud to have won the Award for Sustainable Transport at the Better Business Awards held last Friday at The Concourse in Chatswood! The Better Business Partnership is an initiative of 4 Sydney North Shore Region Councils (Ku-ring-gai, Lane Cove, North Sydney and Willoughby City Councils) aiming at assisting businesses improve their environmental performance… read more →

EC Sustainable grows plants with discarded food waste

EC Sustainable staff supported International Composting Awareness Week (ICAW) 2015. As a part of our activities, EC Sustainable staff used seeds discarded from lunch to grow new plants. The seeds were grown using input materials from our worm farm, including compost, food waste and worm tea.   These butternut squash were grown in the office.. read more →

EC Sustainable exhibiting at the 2015 Coffs Harbour Waste Conference

EC Sustainable will be exhibiting at the 2015 Coffs Harbour Waste Conference held from 5-7 May 2015.  This conference and exhibition continues to attract leading waste companies and professionals from across Australia to Coffs Harbour to hear inspiring keynote addresses and learn about the latest developments in the industry. We will be exhibiting at booth 4. Come say hello!.. read more →

Furniture waste is a growing problem

Furniture waste keep increasing for many reasons. The main one being the poor quality of cheap furniture. When buying furniture, we should focus on quality and long-term use and consider this an investment. Cheap furniture will usually end up in landfill after a few years of use, which is a waste of money and also a.. read more →