Tyre Stewardship Australia (TSA) envisions a sector where resources from end-of-life tyres (EOLT) are used as feedstock for new value-added products, boosting new industries, creating new jobs and finding alternate uses for this valuable resource.
New data from Cleanaway reveals the COVID pandemic made 41 per cent of Aussies more concerned about the environment and 42 per cent more conscious about the amount of waste they’re generating, with 44 per cent using it as an opportunity to implement more sustainable practices in their life.
Exchange for Change (EfC) has announced the new fixed pricing scheme per material type for supplier contributions that fund the Return and Earn NSW container deposit scheme, effective for six months for invoices issued from August 2022.
When building its Melbourne facility, the EcoBatt team visited battery recycling sites around the globe, learning from their success, failures and experiences.
Planet Protector Packaging, a organisation with its sights set on eliminating polystyrene plastic from the world’s supply chains has won gold at the Banksia National Sustainability Awards.
Independent brewery Brouhaha has come together with Ecogrip on the first 100 per cent Australian recycled plastic can carrier.
A government office in South Australia has achieved a rare 6 Star NABERS Waste rating. The end-to-end waste strategy, developed by Colliers for 77 Grenfell Street, also secured the highest verified recycling rate in Australia for a commercial building, at 94 per cent.
Isuzu’s recently compiled Future of Trucking Report (FoT) surveyed over 1,000 truck owners and fleets across Australia. It revealed that highest on the list of priorities for Australian fleet owners was the issue of profitability.
Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, will tackle Australia’s plastic pollution problem, pledging to help Australia reduce 80 per cent of its plastic waste by the end of the decade. Read more
Visy is part of the can clip reuse and recycling program. Running in selected BWS and Dan Murphy’s stores, the program is a joint partnership between the Endeavour Group, Independent Brewers Association (IBA), East Coast Canning, PakTech and Visy Recycling.