Energy from waste, Gas capture, Landfills, Latest News, Online Subscription
The federal government has released details of its plan to tackle vaping in Australia, starting with an importation vape ban of single-use disposable vapes from 1st January 2024.
collection, Hazardous waste, Latest News
The ACT Government has expanded its landfill gas capture capabilities at the Mugga Lane landfill. This will reduce emissions and providing reliable renewable energy that could power up to 10,800 homesRead More
Latest News, Online Subscription, Tasmania
The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has successfully prosecuted a company and two individuals in the Land and Environment Court, fining them more than $730,000 in total for the unlawful disposal of waste and supply of false or misleading information about that waste.
Councils, Latest News, NSW, Regional, Waste collection
An extra 1,700 tonnes of plastic waste will be diverted from Tasmanian landfill each year due to a $1.26 million co-investment from the Australian and Tasmanian Governments. The funding will support Read More
Latest News, NWRIC
Inconsiderate dumpers across the local government area (LGA) are costing Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council (CGRC) residents thousands and thousands of dollars by illegally dumping rubbish or depositing the wrong items in recycling bins.
Latest News, Treatment, Victoria, Wastewater
In recognition of National Recycling Week, the National Waste and Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC) has released its report highlighting the sector’s progress of contributing to reducing Australia’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
East Gippsland Region Water Corporation (EGRWC) has been ordered to pay $50,000 to a restorative project run by East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority, pay a $20,000 donation to the court and pay EPA Victoria $4,651 in court costs after a wastewater discharge that was in breach of their licence.
Energy from Waste, Latest News, Victoria
The Queensland Government is giving a $46.88 million package to the Burdekin Shire Council for Stage 1 of a new Water Treatment Plant in Ayr.
Latest News, Perth, State Government, Western Australia
Monash Council has contracted Recovered Energy Laverton (REL) and Solo Energy (Solo) to divert waste into electricity through a purpose-built WtE facility to be constructed at Laverton, Victoria.
Five Western Australian operators of organics recycling facilities have been selected to receive funding under the WasteSorted Grants – Organics Infrastructure Program.