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Packaging makeover – wine sector steps up

Compostable takeaway coffee cups are a staple in many people’s lives these days. In moments where they embark on their … 98

WA recycling charities receive funding to reduce dumping

More than $40,000 has been given to recycling charities in Western Australia to help reduce dumping at charitable recycling sites. 52

WA government announces operators for CDS refund points

The first operators of container deposit scheme refund points for Western Australia have been announced. 89

Public interest in proposed battery recycling facility high

The Victorian EPA is holding an information session in late January regarding a works approval application for a proposed lead … 87

Rubbish bins deployed in Melbourne waterways collect 200kg a day

The City of Melbourne is cleaning up the Yarra River and surrounding waterways with newly installed Seabins, which collect up … 465

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Reaping benefits from regional recycling in Cherbourg

Stuart Garbutt, who founded RDT and is a director of engineering with Re.Group, discusses the community benefits of regional recycling. 0 265
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MWOO to MSUE – challenging government decisions

The ongoing saga regarding the banning on reuse of mixed waste organic outputs (MWOO) for agricultural purposes in NSW is … 0 149
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Year in review: the key points of 2019 and an outlook for 2020

It’s been said by industry and government leaders – Australia’s waste industry is finally in the spotlight and it is … 0 232
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UNTHA to take the stage at Australian EfW Forum and Demo Day

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Organics – a 10 million-tonne problem for Australia


Australia, Opinion, Waste & Resource Recovery

A problem shared, is a problem halved: Tackling food waste

When I started OzHarvest 15 years ago, no one outside of the waste industry was talking about food waste. Now … 0 297
Australia, Opinion, Waste & Resource Recovery

Compost for Carbon: webinars for farmers to cash in on compost

Australian soils are particularly poor, both in terms of general plant nutrients but also organic matter, with undisturbed soils only … 0 109
Australia, Online Subscription, Opinion

Robotics’ beneficial role in recycling process explored

When developing countries such as China opened the floodgates to receiving waste recyclables after it became a member of Organisation … 0 149
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Business as usual can no longer be the way to go, WMRR CEO says

Leading up to the Meeting of Environment Ministers (MEM) on Friday, the Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia … 0 201
Features, Industry News, Opinion

Consultation has closed on the NSW EPA’s 20-year waste strategy – What now?

It’s been 20 years since the Y2K computer glitch was expected to shut down global computer systems but amounted to … 0 259