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$30 million boost for SA recycling industry

South Australia’s recycling industry will receive a $30 million boost with the Federal and State Governments signing up to a … 256

Bingo in play for $2billion plus

ASX-listed Bingo Industries is the subject of an $2 billion-plus offer by a consortium led by Australian private equity firm … 970

A journey from mask to furniture

As the UK battles the unrelenting march of COVID, organisations including the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust are recycling their disposable … 440

APCO report maps the state of local packaging

The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) has published ‘Australian packaging consumption and recycling data 2018–19’ a new report tracking Australia’s progress towards … 413

COVID accelerated structural infrastructure shifts

A major new report from Infrastructure Australia has found that the Australian infrastructure sector responded well to the challenges of … 251

Circular Economy

A recycling plant for the home

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CRC-P funding for recycling projects

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Waste 2021 – Call for abstracts extended

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Stop Food Waste comes to life 

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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 1618
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 1557
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 1619
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Veolia CEO sees optimistic 2021

Next gen collection: Isuzu’s FVY Dual Control

Baling cardboard and RDF efficiently

Fiber laser delivers total quality control

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


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 … 0 470
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 1095
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 1073
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 1212
Australia, News, Opinion, Waste & Resource Recovery

FOGO is driving real reform in Australia

Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne have now all adopted FOGO (Food Organics, Garden Organics) collection from households, as a means of achieving … 0 2275