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Prime Creative Media surveys business leaders across 15 industries on effects of COVID restrictions and prospects for recovery

From 28 May to 5 June 2020, Prime Creative Media surveyed more than 2200 business leaders across 15 industries, to … 45

Government wants industry and state collaboration on waste export solution

The WARR industry and state and territory governments have until July 31 to submit collaborative project proposals to the federal … 59

WMRR calls for fresh state leadership

Nominations for the Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association (WMRR) state branch committee presidents and vice- presidents have opened. Existing … 57

Plastic Free July underscored by APCO resource toolkit

The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) weekly community webinar series will continue throughout July as it commemorates the 10th anniversary … 69

Resilience expert Toby Kent joins BCSD board

Toby Kent has joined the board of The Business Council for Sustainable Development Australia (BCSD Australia). He was chair of … 41

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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 65
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 65
Australia, Features, Industry News, News

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 … 0 562
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Bucher Municipal expands and develops

Waste 2020 conference cancelled

Shark compactor chomps through bulky waste

Method Recycling 20L bin created for small spaces


SA WARR preps for live October conference

Sustainable Cities and Communities Awards Open

Waste Expo Australia set for October in Melbourne



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) … 0 262
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.0 403
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 … 0 391

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 … 0 460
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 … 0 663