WASTE & RESOURCE RECOVERY

Waste avoidance projects secure funding

Waste avoidance projects secure funding

Four WA organisations have received funding from the state government as part of the Community and Industry Engagement program to drive their waste avoidance projects forward.

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GDT joins organisation working towards setting standard for carbon

GDT joins organisation working towards setting standard for carbon

Australian tyre recycler GDT has joined ASTM International, the organisation that sets international standards for materials.

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Grants boost investment in recycling and waste infrastructure

Grants boost investment in recycling and waste infrastructure

Grant funding is available for infrastructure projects that will boost investment in South Australia's resource recovery and recycling industry.

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One year on…

One year on…

It's been a year since the launch of Paintback, Australia's first national scheme that allows households and trade painters to responsibly dispose of unwanted paint and packaging. How has the scheme fared?

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Cleanaway invests in renewable energy

Cleanaway invests in renewable energy

Cleanaway is investing in a renewable energy initiative in Melbourne that will generate enough electricity to power more than 8000 homes each year.

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WMAA identifies priority areas; supports growing focus on waste

WMAA identifies priority areas; supports growing focus on waste

The Waste Management Association of Australia board and state branch managers have agreed on the association's vision and guiding principles, as well as identified national and state priorities for engagement and advocacy. The association has also thrown...

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Waste 2017: Understanding The Next Generation (video)

Waste 2017: Understanding The Next Generation (video)

At Impact Environmental's Waste 2017 conference last week, Dial A Dump Industries (DADI) CEO Ian Malouf took to the stage to detail the company's plan to build The Next Generation, a $700 million energy from waste facility in Eastern Creek, 35km west...

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Swire to sell Alex Fraser

Swire to sell Alex Fraser

Following a global strategic review, John Swire & Sons has decided to sell C&D recycler Alex Fraser.

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Waste Expo USA live: The digitisation of waste and recycling

Waste Expo USA live: The digitisation of waste and recycling

There is not enough money being spent on technology in the waste industry but this will change in the next few years, according to Jimmy Martin, CEO AMCS Group.

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Waste Expo USA live: Top tips to lower your risk of fire

Waste Expo USA live: Top tips to lower your risk of fire

Delegates at Waste Expo USA 2017 were given expert advice on how to mitigate fire risk at their waste facilities. Keep America Beautiful also took to the stage to discuss contamination mitigation solutions.

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