About Us

JJ’s Waste & Recycling

JJ’s Waste & Recycling, is a division of JJ Richards and Sons Pty Ltd. It was established in 1932, by JJ Richards who at that time won his first refuse collection contract in Murwillumbah Shire. Over the years the company has grown to be leading privately owned waste and recycling company serving communities throughout  Australia.

At JJ’s Waste & Recycling, we have a team of highly trained and dedicated experts who are committed to ensuring that all of our clients are met. Over the years, we have strived to maintain excellent customer services by making sure that we establish and nurture a conducive relationship with our customers.

As a company, we believe in making our environment better for the future generation. JJ’s Waste & Recycling operates an Integrated Management System (IMS), encompassing quality, health and safety, risk management, emergency response and environmental management aspect. JJ's Waste & Recycling works closely with its clients to implement, where possible, the “avoid, reduce, reuse, recycle and recover” philosophy of the waste management hierarchy to minimise the amount of waste disposed to landfill.

JJ's Waste & Recycling strives to promote growth and development for both our clients and staff members, by offering a balance of innovation, flexibility and family values. Our mission as the leading waste and recycling management company is to ensure that:

  • There is continuous waste management technology improvement in Newcastle, New South Wales
  • Innovative and effective waste management helps to protect the environment and reduce the impact of wasteon the community
  • Quality service provision is cost efficient
  • Our customers, staff and the general public are well protected by implementing high standards of safety