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Innovative wastewater tech vital in Luggage Point WWTP's operations

Innovative wastewater tech vital in Luggage Point WWTP's operationsLock icon

Hydroflux is playing a vital role in the operation of the Luggage Point Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP), with the site being one of many using the HUBER Rotary Sludge Thickening equipment.

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Australia's climate science at risk of falling behind global standards

Australia's climate science at risk of falling behind global standards

Australia's climate science research sector is world-class, but must improve coordination of climate science programs among research bodies and Universities, or risk falling behind global efforts in areas such as climate modelling, according to a new...

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Haz waste trends upwards as domestic infrastructure lags

Haz waste trends upwards as domestic infrastructure lags

A new report shows Australia produced around 5.6 million tonnes of hazardous waste in 2014-15, a 30% increase from 2010-11.

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CEFC commits $10m to help scale up IoT network

CEFC commits $10m to help scale up IoT network

The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) is committing up to $10 million to help scale up a new Internet of Things (IoT) network that will be focused on cutting energy use.

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Central Coast awards tender

Central Coast awards tender

Central Coast Council has now awarded its 10-year waste and recycling contract, which expires next year.

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AWRE: the future is all plastic, says UK expert

AWRE: the future is all plastic, says UK expert

Though widely despised, maligned and criticised, plastic is not only here to stay, it's also essential to the future of humanity. That's the unshakeable view of UK sustainable plastics expert Dr John Williams, who will be speaking at next week's Australasian...

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Investigation deemed best solution

Investigation deemed best solution

Following ABC's Four Corners program, Trashed, last week, the Queensland Premier has been quick to express her shock and horror at the extent of the movement of waste from NSW to Queensland. The state government has not only commenced a joint agency operation...

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New research promises to clean huge volumes of wastewater

New research promises to clean huge volumes of wastewater

Researchers from Edith Cowan University have developed a way to modify the atomic structure of iron to create a metal that can strip impurities from water in just a few minutes.

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Trucost launches Corporate Carbon Pricing Tool

Trucost launches Corporate Carbon Pricing Tool

Trucost has launched the Corporate Carbon Pricing Tool for companies, allowing them to easily assess their exposure to evolving regional carbon pricing mechanisms.

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Highlights of the National Waste Report 2016

Highlights of the National Waste Report 2016Lock icon

The new National Waste Report 2016 is now available on the website of the Department of the Environment and Energy.

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