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Contracts secure disposal of household waste

New contracts—for 30 councils across Melbourne—have secured reliable disposal of Melbourne’s household waste to landfill. The contracts – for 30 … 58

Rivka Garson joins Source Separation Systems

Rivka Garson has joined Source Separation Systems as head of business development. Garson has spent much of her career at … 42

PVC Stewardship Program gets new record

A new record has been set in compliance with the Vinyl Council of Australia’s material stewardship program. In the latest … 39

B-cycle to reduce batteries ending up in landfill

The Battery Stewardship Council (BSC), Australia’s official battery product stewardship scheme, has unveiled its plans for a radical increase in … 114

New Landfill gas (generation) method available

The new Landfill gas (generation) method came into effect on 10 September 2021. ​​Landfill gas projects capture and combust gas … 93

Circular Economy

SUEZ Australia buys in to YUME Food

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Tip Top ditches millions of plastic tags

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Features

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LEAP and AIM funding now open

Green Industries SA is helping SA business and industry to leap into sustainability and take aim at resource recovery.0 107
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Roping in the Free-Riders: 10 practical strategies

The Product Stewardship Centre of Excellence has released an Overcoming Free-Riders white paper setting out 10 strategies to overcome the … 0 69
Features, News

EPA to revoke recovered fines orders and exemptions

On 2 September 2021 the NSW EPA announced that it intends to revoke both the Batch Process and Continuous Process … 0 134
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Equipment

Flow-Easy vibrators benefit vacuum tanker operators

Veolia CEO sees optimistic 2021

Next gen collection: Isuzu’s FVY Dual Control

Baling cardboard and RDF efficiently

Research & Reports

Events

WRIQ’s September Business Breakfast

New date for AWRE has been announced – August 2022

Registrations for Waste Expo now open

Waste Summit Strategy postponed until October

Opinion

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Painting a picture of product stewardship

Household paint is becoming a showcase for how stewardship and the circular economy can work in Australia. That may sound like a big call – and I could, of course, be accused of bias in making it – but I think the success of Paintback in its first five years is more than just the … <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> To access this post, you must purchase <span class="wc-memberships-products-grant-access"><a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/individual-subscription/">Individual Subscription</a> or <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/solo-sub/">30 Days Free Trial</a></span>, If you have an existing subscription, please login <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/my-account/edit-account/">here</a>. </div> </div> 0 122
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Why bin colour matters

When it comes to wheelie bins, colour matters. Federal Environment Minister, Sussan Ley, at the recent National Plastics Plan launch, … 0 1622
Australia, Online Subscription, Opinion, Waste & Resource Recovery

Wasted Space: When one Conference isn’t enough….

Dear Minister, I know it’s been some months since my last report but, in my defence, my schedule has been terrifyingly full. There’s not been a free moment, as I try to keep pace with these Aussies who are working their hearts out to beat those exports bans. It’s been exhausting watching the progress as … <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> To access this post, you must purchase <span class="wc-memberships-products-grant-access"><a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/individual-subscription/">Individual Subscription</a> or <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/solo-sub/">30 Days Free Trial</a></span>, If you have an existing subscription, please login <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/my-account/edit-account/">here</a>. </div> </div> 0 1974
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Why we should have a national landfill levy

  Australians want to take care of the environment, both locally and globally. That means preserving remaining natural habitat and reversing climate change. There are few that now quibble with protecting koala habitat or expanding renewables. When it comes to waste, we have set a national resource recovery target of 80 per cent by 2030. … <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> To access this post, you must purchase <span class="wc-memberships-products-grant-access"><a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/individual-subscription/">Individual Subscription</a> or <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/solo-sub/">30 Days Free Trial</a></span>, If you have an existing subscription, please login <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/my-account/edit-account/">here</a>. </div> </div> 0 2845
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AWRE takes a close look at waste and COVID

The opening session of the Australian Waste and Recycling Exhibition asked, ‘can waste and recycling successfully minimise the negative effects … 0 2651