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Sydney students turn brewery wastewater into energy

Australian start up switch2 Engineering has developed a technology that can convert brewery wastewater into hydrogen, a clean burning fuel. … 202

Lithium Australia extends battery-to-fertiliser trials

Following successful results from its 2020 field trials, which used recycled alkaline battery material as a fertiliser micronutrient, Envirostream Australia, … 531

Investment ‘haemorrhaging’ when it comes to materials management

NSW’s non-existent policy and problematic regulatory approach towards material management is resulting in a haemorrhaging of investment from the state, … 622

Resource recovery and diversion from landfill for the demolition Industry

For those who missed it, below is the recording of the Resource Recovery and Diversion from Landfill for the Demolition … 627

SA gets $70 million Visy investment

Visy has announced it will invest over $70 million in South Australia over the next 12 months, as a component of its … 1456

Circular Economy

Coke gets onboard with Seabin

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WCRA disagrees with Cleanaway on pizzas

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What circular economy?

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FOGO as high-strength construction material?

The Institute of Industrial Science at The University of Tokyo is researching a new method to reduce food waste by … 0 1917
Australia, Features, News, Online Subscription, Waste & Resource Recovery

Just-in-time model not working for food

During the recent Australian Circular Economy Conference (ACEC), one of the webinars delved into Food and the Circular Economy in Australia and China. One of the speakers was Alana Mann, associated professor for the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) at the University of Sydney. Mann noted that one outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic was … <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> To access this post, you must purchase <span class="wc-memberships-products-grant-access"><a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/individual-subscription/">Individual Subscription</a> or <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/solo-sub/">30 Days Free Trial</a></span>, If you have an existing subscription, please login <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/my-account/edit-account/">here</a>. </div> </div> 0 1077
Circular Economy, Features, New South Wales, News, Waste & Resource Recovery

First sod turned on Albury-Wodonga recycling plant

Construction is now underway on a world-class recycling facility in Albury-Wodonga that will see the equivalent of around 1 billion … 0 1991
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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 1420
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 terrifyingly full. There’s not been a free moment, as I try to keep pace with these Aussies who are working their hearts out to beat those exports bans. It’s been exhausting watching the progress as … <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> To access this post, you must purchase <span class="wc-memberships-products-grant-access"><a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/individual-subscription/">Individual Subscription</a> or <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/solo-sub/">30 Days Free Trial</a></span>, If you have an existing subscription, please login <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/my-account/edit-account/">here</a>. </div> </div> 0 1843
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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 reversing climate change. There are few that now quibble with protecting koala habitat or expanding renewables. When it comes to waste, we have set a national resource recovery target of 80 per cent by 2030. … <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> To access this post, you must purchase <span class="wc-memberships-products-grant-access"><a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/individual-subscription/">Individual Subscription</a> or <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/solo-sub/">30 Days Free Trial</a></span>, If you have an existing subscription, please login <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/my-account/edit-account/">here</a>. </div> </div> 0 2659
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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 2505
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 it as a resource”. While I support the sentiment, I dislike the phrase and particularly the word ‘wish’ because it implies that if we only think differently about waste then things will change for the … <div class="woocommerce"> <div class="woocommerce-info wc-memberships-restriction-message wc-memberships-message wc-memberships-content-restricted-message"> To access this post, you must purchase <span class="wc-memberships-products-grant-access"><a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/individual-subscription/">Individual Subscription</a> or <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/product/solo-sub/">30 Days Free Trial</a></span>, If you have an existing subscription, please login <a href="https://www.insidewaste.com.au/index.php/my-account/edit-account/">here</a>. </div> </div> 0 2636