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Waste Services

Ipswich Waste Services is a commercial business unit of Ipswich City Council. With over 50 years of experience delivering domestic and commercial waste services, Ipswich Waste Services has a strong background and is the only waste company in Queensland to be fully quality assured in all four areas of workplace health and safety, quality management, risk management and environment management.

Our Focus and Values

The team at Ipswich Waste Services is committed to providing the best possible service for our clients. We understand that every business is different and needs a waste management solution that suits its particular operations. Before commencing new services, we generally undertake a site visit to gain a full understanding of the needs of your business and any challenges that may be presented from the site. We then tailor a cost-effective waste management solution that meets the needs of the business.

Our Services

We deliver a wide range of commercial waste services to small, medium and large businesses across greater Ipswich. View our range of services below and contact Ipswich Waste Services for further information and pricing on the services listed.

Industrial General Waste Bin Collection

The Ipswich Waste Services front lift bins are most suited to generators of a regular volume of low-density waste. The bin is made of steel and is available in a range of sizes to suit all requirements. Collection frequency is flexible and can be arranged to suit customer's needs.

1.5m3 Industrial General Waste Bin
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Specifications

1.5m3 Bin: (w) 1.0m x (l) 1.8m x (h) 0.9m

Features Benefits
Steel bin design Durable and strong design
Wheels or skids - lockable Can be transported via forklift or easily and safely moved around on lockable wheels
Serviced by F/L trucks   Flexible day/time delivery options
Wheelie-bin insert lids available Standard lids are light and easy to open, wheelie-bin insert lids also available
One flat fee Bin maintenance included in standard service charge
Responsive Only 24-hour notice required for additional service
Flexible and convenient Flexible service schedules include weekly (Mon-Sat), biweekly, monthly or 'ring-in'    
1.5m3 bin holds equivalent of 6.25 wheelie-bins More cost-effective than equivalent volume of wheelie-bins
3m3 Industrial General Waste Bin
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Specifications

3m3 Bin: (w) 1.35m x (l) 1.8m x (h) 1.2m

Features Benefits
Steel bin design Durable and strong design
Wheels or skids - lockable Can be transported via forklift or easily and safely moved around on lockable wheels
Serviced by F/L trucks   Flexible day/time delivery options
Lockable bin Safety and peace of mind
Lid stay feature Easy and convenient access when disposing of rubbish
One flat fee Bin maintenance included in standard service charge
Responsive Only 24-hour notice required for additional service
Flexible and convenient Flexible service schedules include weekly (Mon-Sat), biweekly, monthly or 'ring-in'    
3m3 bin holds equivalent of 12.5 wheelie-bins More cost-effective than equivalent volume of wheelie-bins
4.5m3 Industrial General Waste Bin
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Specifications

4.5m3 Bin: (w) 1.8m x (l) 1.8m x (h) 1.2m

Features Benefits
Steel bin design Durable and strong design
Skids - lockable Can be transported via forklift (wheels provided in special circumstances)      
Serviced by F/L trucks   Flexible day/time delivery options
Lockable bin Safety and peace of mind
Lid stay feature Easy and convenient access when disposing of rubbish
All inclusive service fee Bin maintenance included in standard service charge
Responsive Only 24-hour notice required for additional service
Flexible and convenient Flexible service schedules include weekly (Mon-Sat), biweekly, monthly or 'ring-in'          
4.5m3 bin holds equivalent of 18.75 wheelie-bins More cost-effective than equivalent volume of wheelie-bins
660L & 1100L Industrial General Waste Bin
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Specifications

660L Bin: (w) 0.78m x (l) 1.26m x (h) 1.2m

1100L Bin:  (w) 1.06m x (l) 1.06m x (h) 1.36m

Features Benefits
Steel bin design Durable and strong design
Skids - lockable Can be transported via forklift (wheels provided in special circumstances)      
Serviced by F/L trucks   Flexible day/time delivery options
Lockable bin Safety and peace of mind
Wheelie-bin insert lids  Standard lids are light and easy to open, wheelie-bin insert lids also available     
One flat fee Bin maintenance included in standard service charge
Responsive Only 24-hour notice required for additional service
Flexible and convenient Flexible service schedules include weekly (Mon-Sat), biweekly, monthly or 'ring-in'          
660L bin holds equivalent of 2.75 wheelie-bins Very cost-effective compared to equivalent volume of wheelie-bins
1100L bin holds equivalent of 4.5 wheelie-bins Very cost-effective compared to equivalent volume of wheelie-bins

Industrial General Waste Factsheet (PDF, 145.2 KB)

Skip Bin Collection

Skips suit a wide range of applications and are ideal for non-compactable waste generated by building or demolition sites, large scale developments, garden or office clean ups and home renovations. Skip bins are available in a range of sizes to meet your requirements.

Industrial Skip Bin Series
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Specifications

3m3 Skip: (w) top 1.4m, base 1.0m x (l) top 2.3m, base 1.9m x (d) 1.2m, weight limit 4t (+/- 3 x box-trailer loads)

6m3 Skip: (w) top 1.4m, base 1.2m x (l) top 3.7m, base 3.2m x (d) 1.2m, weight limit 6t (+/- 6 x box-trailer loads)

Features Benefits
Wide range of applications Acceptable waste: builders waste, green waste, household/business waste (special asbestos-only skips available)
Convenient size Ideal for smaller areas, can be placed on footpath
Rear door opens up Ideal for large volumes of waste as rolling door enables walk-in access
Serviced by Marrell truck Service flexibility, 5-days per week delivery and removal
Efficient service Only 24-hour notice required for bookings and removal
Convenient payment options Credit card (via phone) or cheque / exact cash amount upon delivery
Asbestos skip Fully lined for safe disposal of asbestos, hazard stickers provided

Industrial Skip Bins Factsheet (PDF, 126.7 KB)

For more information on size and volume, please view Bin Volume Reference Table (PDF, 269.8 KB)

Roll-on Roll-off Bin Collection

Roll-on roll-off bins suit a wide range of applications. They are an ideal system for bulky non-compactable waste generated by commercial, building and or large scale developments through to office clean ups and home renovations.

Industrial RORO Bin Series
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Specifications

10m3 RORO: (w) 2.3m x (l) 5.3m x (d) 0.9m, weight limit 8t (+/-10 x box-trailer loads)

16m3 RORO: (w) 2.3m x (l) 5.3m x (d) 1.3m, weight limit 8t (+/- 16 x box-trailer loads)

Features Benefits
Wide range of applications Acceptable waste: builders waste, green waste, household/business waste (special asbestos-only skips available)
Rear door opens up Ideal for large volumes of waste as rolling door enables walk-in access
Serviced by RORO truck Service flexibility, 5-days per week delivery and removal
Efficient service Only 24-hour notice required for bookings and removal
Convenient payment options Credit card (via phone) or cheque / exact cash amount upon delivery
Asbestos RORO Fully lined for safe disposal of asbestos, hazard stickers provided

RORO Bins Factsheet (PDF, 120.8 KB)

For more information on size and volume, please view Bin Volume Reference Table (PDF, 269.8 KB)

Industrial Cardboard Recycling Collection

If you are generating a high volume of paper and cardboard, it may be financially viable to have an industrial cardboard bin at your business. You will also be helping the environment, as all paper and cardboard from the bins are taken to a paper mill for recycling.

Industrial Cardboard Recycling Bin Series
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Industrial Cardboard Bins Factsheet (PDF, 134.4 KB)

Industrial Commingled Recycling Collection

If you are generating a high volume of recyclable items, it may be financially viable to have an Industrial commingled recycling bin at your business. You will also be helping the environment, as all recyclable items are taken to a material recovery facility for recycling. Commingled recycling bins are available from Ipswich Waste Services and come in several sizes to suit your needs.

Industrial Commingled Recycling Bin Series
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Commingled Recycling Factsheet (PDF, 130.8 KB)

Workplace Recycling Program

Much of the waste that is generated through offices and staff kitchens can be recycled. Implementing a workplace recycling program can significantly improve your organisation's environmental outcomes and can also reduce waste disposal costs.

Workplace Recycling Bin Series
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Workplace Recycling Factsheet (PDF, 93.8 KB)

Confidential Paper Disposal Bins

This service is ideal for organisations with large volumes of confidential documents, paperwork and other hard copies for destruction.

Confidential Paper Disposal Bins
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Specifications
Size - 240L
Features Benefits
Specific service days    

Easy to plan for/around set service days (Thursdays in Ipswich area)

Flexibility in service frequency Weekly to ‘on call’ service options to suit business needs from small offices to schools      
Lockable bin Safe and secure
No rental fee Only one service fee charged when booking service     
Blue lid Easily distinguishable by the colour of the lid
Certificate of destruction issued Record of services performed securely ensures proper auditing trail
Shredding of sensitive information Assurance that privacy is being properly maintained

Confidential Paper Disposal Factsheet (PDF, 90.5 KB)

Clinical Waste Bins

Ipswich Waste Services provides an efficient and safe service to manage the collection, treatment and disposal of all types of clinical and related waste. All waste is disposed of in a local high temperature incinerator to ensure total destruction of micro-organisms and pathogens.

We offer and provide a range of containers and will tailor the collection configuration and containers to suit your needs.

Clinical waste containers range from 35 litre bins to 1100 litre bins, so you can find one to perfectly match your requirements. If necessary, we are also happy to supply you with bin liners, padlocks and keys.

A range of different sized sharps containers are also available, and to make the service more affordable, we do not charge you extra for the disposal of these containers if they are placed in one of our clinical waste bins. The high temperature incineration of your waste means there is no need to segregate sharps containers for disposal - saving you both money and time.

Clinical Waste Bin Series
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Specifications

Small: 1.4L, 3.1L, 6L

Medium: 12L

Large: 19L

Features Benefits
Specific service days         

Easy to plan for/around set service days (Tuesdays in Ipswich area)

Sharps placed directly into pathology bin Convenient and cost-effective
Variety of sizes Suits all requirements from doctors' surgeries and hospitals to public toilets
Fully-sealed containers Safety, security and peace of mind
Sharps are incinerated Adherence to current environmental /health and safety guidelines/legislation
Sharps are traceable 24/7 EPA monitoring and secure disposal of traceable waste
24/7 EPA monitoring of traceable waste Peace of mind through proper disposal of clinical waste

Stationary Compactors

On site compaction units are an economic and practical solution for companies or businesses that have limited space but generate high volumes of compactable waste.

  • Stationary compactors eliminate the necessity of having multiple bins on site
  • There are a range of sizes and configurations and the compactors can be built to your requirements.
  • Compactors are an efficient, hygienic and practical waste disposal feature ideal for shopping centres, factories and other locations that generate high volumes of compactable waste.
  • Competitive leasing/rental packages.