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Waste industry strengthens as nation under pressure

Inside Waste has continued to strengthen over the past year with pageviews and readership showing sustained growth. This places us … 53

EPA stays fixed on regulation despite challenges

The NSW EPA has assured the waste and environment industries that it will continue to fulfil its responsibilities as the … 28

WMRR delivers COVID-19 clinical and related waste guidance  

The peak body for the management of clinical and related waste in Australia, the National Biohazard Waste Industry (BWI) committee … 68

Grease trap industry challenged by shuttering economy

The grease trap collection industry is expected to continue to be negatively impacted by the general downturn in tourism and … 63

Government assistance needed now, says NWRIC

The National Waste & Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC) is calling on state governments to provide waste and landfill levy relief to … 79

Circular Economy

ANZPAC Plastics Pact expands

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Central Coast recycler disputes EPA claim

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Consultants Review 2020 winners announced

Almost a decade ago, Inside Waste launched its annual Consultants Review. The review gives companies, organisations and councils the opportunity … 0 349
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Obtaining approval for EfW projects

With the spotlight on Cleanaway’s bid for approval for an Energy from Waste (EfW) plant in Eastern Creek, Western Sydney, … 0 228
Features, Waste & Resource Recovery

Volunteer work helps improve waste management in Papua New Guinea

Imagine living on an island with luscious green land and pristine water. Only the problem is, that this stunning landscape … 0 231
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Waste 2020 conference cancelled

Shark compactor chomps through bulky waste

Method Recycling 20L bin created for small spaces

Added technology helps keep track of shredder’s movements

Research & Reports


Waste Expo Australia set for October in Melbourne

UNTHA to take the stage at Australian EfW Forum and Demo Day



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) … 0 144
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.0 280
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 … 0 263

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 … 0 335
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 … 0 529