Latest Waste News

Macca’s makes local history with recycled restaurant

The 1,000th McDonald’s fast food restaurant will open in Melton South in Victoria at the end of the year using recycled … 110

SUEZ and Yume forge strategic partnership to tackle food waste

A partnership to tackle commercial food waste in Australia is kicking some major goals by selling high quality surplus food … 95

Victoria’s Buy Recycled tool prompts buyers to consider options

Sustainability Victoria has launched its new online directory, Buy Recycled, which features local Victorian products containing recycled content. The tool … 59

Victorian manufacturer first in Australia to produce reusable face masks

As COVID medical waste emerges as a growing issue, a Victorian manufacturer has risen to the challenge of making personal … 72

Victorian local government get serious about female leadership

A drive by the Victorian Government to inspire a new generation of women on councils has been backed by social … 57

Circular Economy

Features

Features, International, News

UK takes the lead in meeting plastic targets

As Australia begins to pick up speed towards setting and meeting sustainable targets, the United Kingdom is being hailed as … 0 107
Australia, Features, Online Subscription, Waste & Resource Recovery

How Waste 2020 continued with a message of collaboration

Every industry has the one seminal event where it gathers, connects and learns. For this industry, it is the Coffs … 0 100
Circular Economy, Features, New South Wales

Young Professional: Ark Du advocates for education to lift awareness of waste recycling

For Veolia Australia and New Zealand landfill engineer Fangzhou Du, colloquially known as “Ark”, a love of the environment has … 0 140
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Equipment

Bucher Municipal expands and develops

Waste 2020 conference cancelled

Shark compactor chomps through bulky waste

Events

AWRE heads back to Sydney in November

SA WARR preps for live October conference

Sustainable Cities and Communities Awards Open

Waste Expo Australia set for October in Melbourne

Opinion

Opinion

Opinion: Urban Australia could benefit from small scale WtE systems

David Cocks is MRA Consulting Group’s Victoria manager. He discusses the option for using smaller scale Waste to Energy (WtE) … 0 286
Australia, Industry News, Online Subscription, Opinion

Steps towards a better solar PV industry

Solar Photovoltaic (PV) technology is playing a pivotal role in Australia’s necessary transition to a renewable and sustainable economy.0 433
Features, Online Subscription, Opinion

Opinion: It’s government’s turn to take out the rubbish

Victorian Waste Management Association (VWMA) executive officer Mark Smith shares his opinion on how the federal and state governments could … 0 416
Opinion

Carbon abatement – the waste sector can do much more

Projections show Australia is very unlikely to meet its current 2030 carbon reduction targets, with recent reports of increasing greenhouse … 0 482
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 … 0 686