Author Archives: Advance Recycling

How to Responsibly Recycle Your Desktop and CPU Waste

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As our reliance on technology continues to grow, so does the amount of electronic waste (e-waste) we generate. Desktops, CPUs, and other computer components have a finite lifespan, and improper disposal of these devices can have severe environmental consequences. At Advance Recycling, we understand the importance of responsible e-waste recycling and are committed to providing […]

Zero Waste, Maximum Impact: Upcycling Plastics, Metals, and E-Waste in Singapore

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Introduction In a nation as bustling and vibrant as Singapore, waste generation is an inevitable byproduct of our daily lives. However, a growing movement towards zero waste is taking root, and at the forefront of this change is the powerful concept of upcycling. By transforming discarded materials into new, valuable items, upcycling maximises the impact […]

E-Waste Recycling in Singapore Revolution: How to Be Part of the Change

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In a world grappling with the mounting crisis of electronic waste, Singapore stands at a critical juncture. With an estimated 60,000 tonnes of e-waste generated annually, the nation faces the urgent need to address this environmental challenge head-on. As a tech-savvy society, Singapore’s contribution to the global e-waste problem cannot be overlooked. However, amidst this […]

The Essential Guide to Metal Recycling in Singapore

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Every year, Singapore generates substantial amounts of metal waste, a significant portion of which can be recycled. Metal recycling is pivotal in maintaining Singapore’s reputation as a clean and green city. In this guide, we spotlight Advance Recycling, a leader in the metal recycling sector, known for its commitment to responsible practices and maximising resource […]

The Ultimate Guide to Scrap Metal Buying, Selling & Recycling in Singapore

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Types of Scrap Metal Scrap metal comes in various forms, each with its unique characteristics and value. In Singapore, both ferrous and non-ferrous metals are commonly bought, sold, and recycled. These include aluminium, copper, and steel, among others. Households often contribute to the scrap metal supply through items such as aluminium cans, copper wiring, old […]

Beyond the Bin: How Advance Recycling, Singapore’s Leading Recycler, Paves the Way for Zero Waste in Singapore

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Empowering Singapore’s Circular Economy Through Comprehensive Recycling Services In 2022, Singapore generated a staggering 7.39 million tonnes of solid waste, a 6% increase from the previous year, as economic activity recovered. This alarming statistic highlights the growing waste management crisis the island nation faces, with its limited land resources and ever-expanding landfills. As the world […]

The Ultimate Guide to Effective Plastic Recycling

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Plastic consumption has reached alarming levels globally, with an estimated 300 million tons of plastic waste generated annually, and Singapore is no exception, contributing significantly to this staggering figure.  The Singapore Environment Council (SEC) reports that annually, Singapore consumes approximately 1.76 billion plastic items, including 820 million plastic bags, 467 million polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles, […]

Transforming Trash into Treasure: The Art of Metal and E-Waste Recycling with Advance Recycling

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Singapore, a bustling island city-state known for its impressive skyline and robust economy, is also setting standards in environmental conservation and waste management. The nation’s recycling practices have been steadily evolving over the years, with more emphasis being placed on sustainability. Despite being a small country, Singapore generated over 7 million tonnes of waste in […]