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Having worked for Coca-Cola, Heinz and now McCormick, Dr Michael Okoroafor, has seen his fair share of packaging in an industry that relies heavily on keeping food and beverages safe for consumption.
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CSIRO researchers and start-up, Goterra, have been testing the ideal combination of conditions that will encourage flies to mate, to then use this knowledge to increase the number of insects that can eat through food waste.
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The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has appealed the Federal Court’s decision to dismiss a case against Woolworths’ in which the ACCC claimed information about the supermarket’s W Select Eco picnic products was false and misleading.
The 2019 Australian Infrastructure Audit report tackles some of the waste industry’s major challenges by pushing for solutions such as adopting new technology and boosting the uptake of a circular economy.
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The first UNTHA XR shredder is now operational in Melbourne following a 15,000km journey from Austria.
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Australian state governments and the Federal government have agreed to develop a timetable to ban the export of waste plastic, paper, glass and tyres, as Southeast Asian countries continue to crack down on waste imports.
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Tyre recycler Green Distillation Technologies (GDT), is conducting the first industrial trials of a new thermoelectric device from the United States, which converts heat to electric power.
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The New Zealand government has proposed regulated product stewardship schemes, rather than voluntary programs, to reduce plastic waste and to divert waste from landfill.
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Australia’s Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environment Management, Trevor Evans, and Victorian Ministers met with members of the waste and recycling industry to discuss improving markets and tackling challenges in the waste industry.
The Waste and Resource Recovery (WARR) Awards, a collaborative awards program between Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia (WMRR) and Inside Waste, are returning for 2019.