Under the Circular Economy pillar of its 2025 strategy, Officeworks has said it’s becoming a zero-waste business and will work towards repairing, repurposing, recycling 17,000 tonnes of unwanted products.
Stena Recycling of Sweden and household electronics producer Electrolux have developed a vacuum cleaner made entirely from recycled and reused materials. The plastics and components used come from end-of-life electronic products such as hairdryers, computers and other vacuum cleaners.
Geofabrics has signed a multi-year partnership with Visy to reduce the number of plastic bottles going into landfill.
During the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) 2020 Conference which opened today, the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) released the program that maps the framework for measuring progress towards the 2025 National Packaging Targets.
Stage 1 of the Circular Greater Bendigo EOI process has been completed, however the exercise has raised issues around the efficacy of proposed solutions.
The Irish Department of Communications, Climate Action and the Environment published its Waste Action Plan (WAP) for a Circular Economy last month.
The NSW Government is investing $10 million to divert solar panels at the end of their life away from landfill and into recycling.
Over 40 per cent of Australians believe workplaces lack recycling options according to new research commissioned by Planet Ark.
Ahead of the country’s election this month, the New Zealand government has detailed its action plan on waste and recycling.
The Victorian Government has published details of the proposed regulatory framework to consolidate regulation of waste and recycling in Victoria.