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Melbourne Business School switches to BioPak compostable packaging

Melbourne Business School (MBS) has implemented a well-considered strategy to address issues of sustainability within its activities and has turned … 24

Circular economy thrives on networking

Most of the solutions required to implement a circular economy across Australia already exist, they’re just locked up in research … 37

Apple to launch Material Recovery Lab

Apple is set to open a new research and development lab focused on closed-loop solutions later this year, after diverting … 53

H&M boosts RPET fibre consumption

Global apparel company H&M used the equivalent of 325 million PET bottles in its recycled polyester last year, substantially up … 46

Six new members join the CE100 network

The opportunity for further collaboration has just been scaled with six new members joining the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s CE100 network. … 52

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The recycling industry unites after claims by 60 Minutes report

Australia’s recycling industry is concerned that Sunday’s 60 Minutes program didn’t paint the full picture of the country’s recycling efforts … 0 258
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Commercial organics recycling – success is a long way away

When people think of recycling, the first thing that usually comes to mind is commingled recycling. And more often that … 0 156
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Cambridge Gardens Public School unveil recycled community garden

Cambridge Gardens Public School in Penrith, NSW, has just unveiled its community garden set made from recycled oral care waste … 0 150
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NSW return and earn has doubled container recycling in the state, according to ACOR

Contrary to recent comments to the ABC that, “.. the bulk of the containers that are going into the (NSW) … 0 213
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In 2019, being authentic, responsible and transparent will unlock new revenues for process manufacturers

Colin Elkins from global enterprise application company IFS has gazed into his crystal ball for the process manufacturing industry and … 0 354

Future trends in weighing technology

What do a cow, a suitcase and a waste truck have in common? At first glance, these three things may … 0 432
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NSW EPA’s precipitous action jeopardises future resource recovery investments

On October 26, the NSW EPA released the Mixed Waste Organic Material (MWOO) – Regulatory Change, withdrawing the Resource Recovery … 0 554
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Bingo acquisition of DADI may open up C&I sorting capacity in Australia

According to the 2016 National Waste Report, commercial and industrial waste (C&I) represents 20MT of the 53MT of waste generated … 0 555