Negotiating for the best value
As an owner run recycling company we are able to manage and negotiate with suppliers according to our client's needs. This allows us to ensure costs are kept below industry average.
Smart Waste is a Level 2 B-BBEE waste management company
SERVICE BY SENIOR MANAGEMENT
A dedicated team of area managers visit our sites regularly
Monthly client management meetings are also attended by senior management.
Sustainable packaging: not so simple
While waiting in a large pharmacy recently I started looking at the packaging on the products. Every one of the...
Smart recycling, smart solutions
Smart Waste is a waste management company with a national footprint which specializes in recycling on site, the smart recycling...
In recycling, innovation trumps disruption
The term “disruptor” will very soon displace “passion” as the most overused term in business today. We all know what...
Waste Management Reports: More than just a dirty toilet
Waste is the dirty toilet which is not talked about in polite company. Everyone knows their toilets need to be...
Recycling and shopping centres, more than passion
What do babies and shopping centres have in common? They both produce waste – continuously. Someone has to clean up...
War on Plastic Waste – Taking it to a higher level
The war on waste continues. We win some battles and are still losing others. While there is much more awareness...
Plastic pollution the real enemy – Not plastic bags
The debate about the use of plastic rages on. News like the recent report of plastic bags being found at...
Closing the 'Circular Economy' loop
Recycling organic waste is surprisingly easy - recycling non organic items is a whole lot harder. Which just goes to...
Waste Management Specialists
Meet our leadership team.
Clint Ralph and Tatiana Macitela founded Smart Waste in 2008, when they identified the need to effect change in the recycling and waste management industry. Together they built environmentally sound solutions through responsible waste management, primarily focused in Gauteng. Today Smart Waste operates nationally with a team of over 350 dedicated staff. They have been tagged as true environmentalists, with a vision to enhance the world we live in through sustainable cost effective environmental engagement. Reg Barichievy joined Smart Waste as a partner in 2011 and establishing the Western and Northern Cape branch.