It can be difficult for a small business to find the reuse, recycling and waste services they need. Many don’t have the time or the experience in finding these types of services. So the Waste Warriors project has been set up to make the job that much easier. Waste Warriors is a free service for businesses in the Northern Rivers region, and is made possible by the support of our local councils and the NSW EPA.
"Recycling more really does make good business sense. Did you know that recycling is often cheaper than landfilling your waste?"
We have made it really easy for you to get started. You can create your own toolkit, with everything you need for your business. Or request our FREE waste saver service where we do the work for you!
Get factsheets for your business type and find out what services are available in your area. You can even download great resources like bin signage and promotional tools!
Zig Zag Hair in Yamba are leading the way in sustainable salons. From hair donations to oil booms, supporting other local sustainably minded businesses Zig Zag Hair really made for an intersesting business showcase.
The Eltham Pantry is run by a gorgeous partnership in the hills behind Byron. Managing their waste footprint was an imperative in their business from Day 1. They have done it with some clever decisions, like making their own soft drinks to avoid generating more waste than they need to.
The student body of Mt St Pats are an exceptional group of young people, and they were proudly and meaningfully supported by teacher Chris Core to acheive some fantastic outcomes for their school.