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Engage Victoria wants input on 4-bin solution

Engage Victoria is working with councils and Alpine Resort Management Boards to support the roll out of a new standardised … 78

Packaging targets a failure says Boomerang Alliance

Almost all of Australia’s key packaging waste and recycling targets are on the path to failure, Jeff Angel, director of … 143

The screening specialists: Davis Earthmoving

Davis Earthmoving & Quarrying is a mobile processing company offering sustainable outcomes for waste management. The company’s focus is to … 45

Applicants sought run Victoria’s CDS

The Victorian state Government is looking for applicants to run its container deposit scheme, with expressions of interest (EOI) from … 76

DIC Australia fined over wastewater event

Ink manufacturer DIC Australia who was found responsible for polluting a Western Sydney river with purple dye will pay $88,000 … 79

Circular Economy

Glass recycling plant for West Melbourne

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Capitalising on a rapidly transforming waste sector

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SUEZ Australia buys in to YUME Food

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Features, News, Victoria

Hazardous waste grants now open

Businesses (local and international) and local governments can access up to $9.7 million in grants for infrastructure projects that improve … 0 50
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Gill – education one of the biggest challenges

“Growing up we put everything in a garbage bin, garbos came, and took it away into landfill. Life was simple … 0 121
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Right to repair needs attention to help circular economy

Growing up we moved house a lot. From the ages of 5 to 15 we had moved no less than … 0 133
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Research & Reports

Credit: RMIT University

Nanomaterials – smarter way to deal with plastics

Tokyo University

FOGO as high-strength construction material?


Waste Expo conference goes digital

WRIQ’s September Business Breakfast

New date for AWRE has been announced – August 2022

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News, Opinion

Fishing for solutions to the plastic problem

A University of Adelaide study shows industry players are open to measures to reduce plastics in seafood – but first … 0 110
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Exports of unprocessed steel scrap need to stop

The scrap metal industry has long been the recycling ‘poster’ child in Australia. With a recycling rate of 90 per … 0 140
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Market should lead the way on emissions

Every credible economist has said that a universal price on carbon is the most efficient economic mechanism to drive down … 0 147
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Wasted Space: Giving (certain) states a break

Morning Sir, I hope all is well up in our green and fair land. Well, the numbers keep coming out, … 0 134
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Need to stop talking about circular economy and start acting

Darren Thorpe is a fan of the circular economy. Having been in the industry for almost 40 years, he has … 0 185