NEW SOUTH WALES

A world-first CDS partnership

A world-first CDS partnership

The NSW CDS kicks off on December 1 and a new partnership seeks to make returning and earning as convenient as possible for the community.

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Albury-Wodonga councils wins FOGO awards

Albury-Wodonga councils wins FOGO awards

Councils on the NSW/Victorian border are closing out the year with an award for their FOGO collection service.

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C&D recycler bears "mid-range culpability" for workplace death

C&D recycler bears "mid-range culpability" for workplace death

The District Court of NSW has returned judgement on a fatal workplace accident in 2015, recording convictions but ruling only for moderate fines.

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WCRA calls for change after spate of truck accidents

WCRA calls for change after spate of truck accidentsLock icon

The Waste Contractors & Recyclers Association of NSW (WCRA) has long been vocal about the need to tackle the interstate transport of waste but has this week reiterated its call following three truck accidents.

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Reforming C&D waste management

Reforming C&D waste management

It's been a year-long wait but the NSW EPA's much anticipated updated minimum standards for managing construction and demolition (C&D) waste are now available for public consultation.

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City of Sydney trials "most comprehensive strategy to tackle residential waste in Australia"

City of Sydney trials "most comprehensive strategy to tackle residential waste in Australia"

City of Sydney council has announced at-home food waste and textiles collections, as well as bookable kerbside e-waste collections, as a result of feedback from residents and local businesses.

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NRMA invests $10m to create EV charging network in NSW & ACT

NRMA invests $10m to create EV charging network in NSW & ACT

NRMA has announced that it will establish Australia's largest electric vehicle fast-charging network, which will be suitable for a range of EVs and will be a free service for NRMA members.

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Sydney's Inner West Council achieves record divestment from fossil fuels

Sydney's Inner West Council achieves record divestment from fossil fuelsLock icon

Local councils have occasionally (cruelly) been portrayed as petty in vision and excessively bureaucratic in operation. But that's far from true in the case of Sydney's Inner West Council, which has recently claimed the title of NSW's 'greenest' local...

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Case study: building business continuity through data protection

Case study: building business continuity through data protection

Sydney-based Concrete Recyclers' operation is a busy one - hundreds of truck movements receive and deliver construction materials to and from the company's yards across Sydney daily. A key aspect of the operation is efficiently processing the trucks through...

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Green Globe winners prove a sustainable future is possible

Green Globe winners prove a sustainable future is possible

This year, a Byron Bay brewing company, a housing cooperative, and a community-owned renewable energy retailer have been named champions of sustainability.

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