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Qld investigation open for submissions

Qld investigation open for submissions

Queensland's Environment Minister, Steven Miles, is encouraging the sector to make a submission on the government's investigation into the cross-border transport of waste to Queensland landfills.

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Dib Hanna extradited for alleged illegal dumping

Dib Hanna extradited for alleged illegal dumping

Serial dumper Dib Hanna has become the first person to be extradited in relation to alleged environmental offences.

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NSW council turns to the sun

NSW council turns to the sun

Newcastle City Council has embarked on an initiative that will help reduce the city's $4million annual electricity costs.

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Better use of aquifers is the key in Broken Hill, not a new pipeline

Better use of aquifers is the key in Broken Hill, not a new pipelineLock icon

Leading Australian hydrogeologists say the proposed $500 million pipeline from the Murray River to Broken Hill will deliver more expensive water than if we took advantage of closer aquifers, which provide plentiful high-quality groundwater supplies.

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ANL's new FOGO facility now open for business

ANL's new FOGO facility now open for business

On Tuesday, Inside Waste toured Australian Native Landscape's (ANL) new food organics garden organics (FOGO) processing facility in Badgerys Creek, 51km west of Sydney's CBD.

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Cleanaway offered $90M loan for new resource recovery centre

Cleanaway offered $90M loan for new resource recovery centre

A best-in-class resource recovery centre at Erskine Park in NSW is Cleanaway's first confirmed project that will draw on a newly announced $90 million corporate loan from Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC).

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Legal Eagle: are you aware of your deemed refusal appeal rights for EPL?

Legal Eagle: are you aware of your deemed refusal appeal rights for EPL?Lock icon

Deemed refusal appeal rights arise when a licence application has been lodged with the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) but it is not determined within the timeframes specified under section 287 of the Protection of the Environment Operations Act...

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Make landfill levies portable across state borders: NWRIC

Make landfill levies portable across state borders: NWRIC

Three government reviews of the waste and resource recovery sector have been commissioned and ahead of these assessments, the National Waste and Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC) has put forward a few suggestions.

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Wattwatchers encourages efficient energy use

Wattwatchers encourages efficient energy use

New investment is set to boost production of an award-winning efficient energy device, with the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) investing $2 million in clean-tech company Wattwatchers to help develop the power-measuring device.

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Central Coast awards tender

Central Coast awards tender

Central Coast Council has now awarded its 10-year waste and recycling contract, which expires next year.

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