WASTE & RESOURCE RECOVERY

Inside Waste (Apr): An opportunity to change your profitability

Inside Waste (Apr): An opportunity to change your profitability

If you think about the potential benefits of weight-based billing (WBB) - greater transparency, improvements in profitability, and increased recycling to name a few - there seems to be little reason not to roll out WBB in Australia.

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ACT commences green waste bin pilot

ACT commences green waste bin pilot

The first green waste bin collections have taken place in Weston this week, as part of the ACT government's green waste bin pilot program.

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Barrow Island contract goes to Cleanaway

Barrow Island contract goes to Cleanaway

Cleanaway has been awarded a contract for the provision of waste management services to Chevron Australia, and among the sites it will be servicing is Barrow Island.

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Sydney councils join forces with RMS and EPA to tackle litter

Sydney councils join forces with RMS and EPA to tackle litter

Ten Western Sydney Councils have formed a partnership with Roads and Maritime Services and the NSW EPA to reduce and prevent roadside litter in Sydney's west.

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Leading the sector into the digital era

Leading the sector into the digital era

In December, global supplier of software and technology AMCS Group entered the Australian market through the acquisition of Australian Software Professionals (ASP), the company behind Wastedge. AMCS said Australia is a prime market because of its green...

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Enriching the future

Enriching the future

There is little doubt that organics recovery in Australia has experienced strong growth in recent years. The task at hand is to encourage farmers to take up organic compost.

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Sustainable Insights: Growing Australia's waste and resource recovery industry…it's happening

Sustainable Insights: Growing Australia's waste and resource recovery industry…it's happening

Talking with people from across the waste sector in Victoria and elsewhere, there is always interest in growing markets and investigating new opportunities.

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WMAA landfill conference: exploring the use of trommel fines as landfill cover

WMAA landfill conference: exploring the use of trommel fines as landfill cover

Can trommel fines be used as landfill cover? Four years ago, Mockinya Consulting embarked on a journey to determine the performance of the material as an alternative cover for landfill.

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Toxfree to cease services on Barrow Island

Toxfree to cease services on Barrow Island

Toxfree's waste management services to Chevron Australia on its Gorgon LNG project on Barrow Island, WA will cease by the end of the financial year.

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Nyrstar expands e-waste processing capabilities

Nyrstar expands e-waste processing capabilities

South Australia is the only state in the country that has banned e-waste from landfill and to ensure that the state has the capabilities to process these materials, Nyrstar will be expanding its Port Pirie facility.

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