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Second chance for waste specialists

It’s not often that you get second chances in life, so when Ben Harris and Suzanne Magro got the opportunity … isvjp

Organic waste should not get preference in landfills

Sam Bateman has been a champion of the waste industry for as long as I have been in the sector … 890

Boomerang Alliance/WMRR happy about Victorian CDS decision

The Victorian Government’s decision on how the state’s container deposit system (CDS) will operate is a good and wise decision, … 354

Veolia and Suez agree on terms for merger

Veolia and Suez announce that their respective boards of directors reached an agreement in principle on the key terms and … 1345

Waste production up by 5 million tonnes since 2016-17

Blue Environment’s National Waste Report 2020, commissioned by the Federal Government’s Department of Agriculture, Waste and the Environment, shows that … 641

Circular Economy

A dip in the ocean, but it’s a start

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Is landfill part of the ‘Circular’ Economy?

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First sod turned on Albury-Wodonga recycling plant

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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 2558
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 2477
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 2536
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Flow-Easy vibrators benefit vacuum tanker operators

Veolia CEO sees optimistic 2021

Next gen collection: Isuzu’s FVY Dual Control

Baling cardboard and RDF efficiently

Research & Reports

CSIRO shares future outlook

Audit finds waste levy has positive impact

Report shows spike in COVID food waste

Translating waste tech from laboratory to local manufacturing


AWRE 2020 Expo reimagined

AWRE heads back to Sydney in November

SA WARR preps for live October conference

Sustainable Cities and Communities Awards Open


News, Opinion

Why bin colour matters

When it comes to wheelie bins, colour matters. Federal Environment Minister, Sussan Ley, at the recent National Plastics Plan launch, … 0 829
Australia, Online Subscription, Opinion, Waste & Resource Recovery

Wasted Space: When one Conference isn’t enough….

Dear Minister, I know it’s been some months since my last report but, in my defence, my schedule has been … 0 1339
Australia, Latest News, News, Online Subscription, Opinion, Waste & Resource Recovery

Why we should have a national landfill levy

  Australians want to take care of the environment, both locally and globally. That means preserving remaining natural habitat and … 0 2085
Latest News, News, Opinion

AWRE takes a close look at waste and COVID

The opening session of the Australian Waste and Recycling Exhibition asked, ‘can waste and recycling successfully minimise the negative effects … 0 1990
Australia, News, Online Subscription, Opinion, Waste & Resource Recovery

When is waste ‘waste’?

How many times have you heard: “I wish we could stop thinking of waste as ‘waste’ and start thinking of … 0 2116