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Circular Economy (CE) could be transformative. Transforming an economy from linear consumption to circular materials flow including redesign, recovery, reuse, repurposing, is just that – transformative.
John Gertsakis, the co-founder of Ewaste Watch, discusses the benefits of mainstreaming reuse and repair. The transition to a circular economy … Industry News, Online Subscription, Opinion
Australian landfill levies are on the move, with significant changes in Queensland and South Australia. The trouble with waste disposal, … Circular Economy, Opinion
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The National Waste Report 2018 indicates that more than 67 million tonnes (Mt) of waste, including 14.2 Mt of organics, 6.3 Mt of hazardous waste and 5.6 Mt of paper and cardboard, is generated by Australians each year.
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This story was contributed by Mike Ritchie – the director of MRA Consulting Group.
The Australian Commonwealth has achieved a first – a Minister for Waste (and Environmental Management) was announced by the Morrison government.
This story was contributed by Pete Shmigel – the CEO of the Australian Council of Recycling (ACOR). When you’re blindfolded … Australia, Opinion
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National Waste Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC) CEO, Rose Read, explains that organics are the single largest recycling opportunity in Australia – which is often overlooked as discussions about plastic exports take precedence.
This article was contributed by Suzanne Little – an environmental scientist and independent consultant. State governments have set up programs … Features, News, Opinion
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Dodgy dumpers are causing big problems for Australia Subhash Challa, the former senior principal scientist at NICTA, University of Melbourne explains.
Waste industry experts discuss how to get the best value for a procurement process.