Your Direct Source for Customizable Recycling Bins & Waste Containers

Spaces Re-imagined
Safely

A complete line of versatile dispensing and collection units
designed to ensure your facilities are healthy, clean and safe.

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BUSCH SYSTEMS MISSION

To support everyone who cares about waste diversion with leading edge products and services that maximize the quantity and quality of their recycling program.

ABOUT BUSCH SYSTEMS

Who We Are

We’re an innovative, passion-driven group of people who design, recommend and customize recycling and waste solutions for different collection programs across various industries. We’ve been delivering recycling and waste solutions for over 35 years and are the #1 rated brand in the industry according to Trustpilot! We believe in treating our clients and each other with respect and enthusiasm and are dedicated to our philanthropic efforts and activities on and off the company clock!

RECYCLING CONSULTING SERVICES

Waste Diversion Specialists

Our recycling consultants know that recycling isn’t as easy as setting out some bins and hoping people know how to use them – that’s why we offer solid waste consulting services that can help you with your recycling program!

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CELEBRATING OVER 35 YEARS IN RECYCLING

Our Story

Wow… a lot can happen in thirty years! Many faces, places and spaces have been
&ndsp;a part of our journey and we’ve picked out a few points below to share:
First Curbside Recycling Container

1983

The first curbside recycling program was implemented in Kitchener, ON. Craig Busch, then a student at York University in Toronto, ON recognized the program could be improved.

Busch Systems is Born

1985

Busch Systems was born! Craig came to market with a lighter, more durable recycling bin and an inaugural order of 100,000 bins from the City of Hamilton, ON set our company on its way.

New Recycling Containers Begin

1990

With Busch Systems now supplying half of the Blue Boxes used in Canada and having success in the U.S, our company begins to design more new containers most of which are still in the product line today!

Busch Systems Forms Manufacturing Plant

2001

Busch Systems forms its own manufacturing plant which assures quality and quick turn-around for custom orders.

Busch Systems Moves to Saunders Road, Barrie, ON Canada

2006

Growing again, the team moves into a larger space on Saunders Road, Barrie, ON…good thing there are always bins around to help pack!

Waste Watcher Station is Born

2008

The Waste Watcher station first goes on to market! Still our best-selling station, this product took the market by storm.

Busch Buccaneers Dragon Boat Team

2009

Busch Buccaneers First Dragon Boat Race! Paddling for fun and charity is an annual event for us.

Busch Moves Again to Rawson Ave, Barrie, ON Canada

2012

Busch Systems International moves to a new, larger location while still keeping business roots in Barrie, ON.

Busch Systems installs a Green Wall

2014

The 'Green Wall' is installed. With an eye to removing toxins from the work environment while adding natural beauty, this feature is the showpiece of our office and is enjoyed by all our staff!

Release of the Aristata Series

2014

Release of the 'Aristata Series' as a surprising departure from molded containers and an exciting first step into designer collections.

Busch Systems Celebrates 30 years

2015

Busch Systems International celebrates its 30th Anniversary!

Developing New and Innovative Products

2015

We are working hard right now to develop new and innovative products that will surely knock your socks off.

Busch Systems installs a Green Wall

2015

The introduction of the Evolve series shows the desire to remain the most innovative Recycling & Waste container manufacturer.

Release of the Aristata Series

2016

Container standardization and energy efficient lighting are just a few of the many sustainability goals set to help further improve our carbon footprint! See our Sustainability Progress Report for more information.

Busch Buccaneers Dragon Boat Team

2017

We developed the Resource Center as the world's first Collection Analytics Software being offered for free to help everyone Recycle Better, Together.

city series

2018

Pave a new path in your outdoor sustainability goals with the newly launched Sustainable City series!

Busch Buccaneers Dragon Boat Team

2018

Announced the launch of the new give-back initiative Project RISE

city series

2019

Introduced products with 100% Post-Consumer Recycled Content

Busch Buccaneers Dragon Boat Team

2019

Began offering consulting services for recycling and waste collection programs

warehouse

2019

Our brand new warehouse space is a hub of activity and has allowed us to improve our logistics with streamlined inventory and shipping systems.

living-wage

2020

We became a responsible Living Wage Employer as we are committed to making sure our employees are payed fairly for the region we work in.

b-corp

2020

We have reached the exciting milestone of becoming a Certified B Corporation™!

Working at Busch Systems

Worklife at Busch Systems is what you didn’t know you were missing, a company who is socially conscious, environmentally driven and people focused. Anyone can talk about perks, but perks go beyond what’s on paper, it’s how you feel when you come to work in the morning and what motivates you through the day. Our company is full of creative, friendly, engaging and loyal people who collaborate on a daily basis to create not just great products, but also a fulfilling working experience. You deserve a great place to work…so how about with us?

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WHAT’S NEW AT BUSCH SYSTEM

Here’s what we’ve been up to

Whats New

WE ARE CONSTANTLY LAUNCHING NEW RECYCLING & WASTE CONTAINERS!

Introducing the Euro Series! A modern European inspired container that will change the look of...

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Press Releases

Busch Systems Introduces Products with 100% Post-Consumer Content

Busch Systems is committed to our promise to maximize the recycled content in our containers. With the dedicated Busch Systems R&D team and our valuable partners, we have expanded our line of products that are made of 100% post-consumer recycled material. This is material that has been collected at the residential curbside and given a second chance at life.

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Webinars

Education & Engagement to Increase Waste Diversion OCTOBER 22ND, 2019 | 1:30PM EST

Implementing an efficient waste diversion program is complex, with a major factor for success being program participation and awareness. Learn how recycling industry professionals utilize education and engagement strategies to increase diversion rate. Specific strategies used and outcomes will be discussed with guest presenters from various industries speaking to their experiences.

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Blogs

INTERVIEW WITH CITY OF REGINA'S WASTE MINIMIZATION SPECIALIST

The City of Regina selected Busch Systems through a competitive procurement process. Since the...

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Resources


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