Category Archives: Scrap Metal Recycling

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]