More than 32,000 litter advocates contribute to reporting 43,000 incidents in NSW

In a bid to keep NSW clean and change people’s attitude towards littering, more than 32,800 members of the public have signed up as citizen enforcers to report litterers to the NSW EPA. At the Litter Congress 2019, held in Sydney on May 28-29, NSW EPA acting chairman and CEO, Mark Gifford, said since the …
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Australian businesses called on to help Clean Up Australia

Australian businesses are being encouraged to sign up for Clean Up Australia’s 2019 Business Clean Up Day to help launch a world-record attempt – with the charity working with Guinness World Records to create a category for the most employees engaged in an environmental activity at any one time.

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Future Waste Resources Convention 2018

This timely and important event will feature an impressive line-up of local and international keynote speakers and industry experts. They will present practical insights and outcomes that articulate how Queensland can deliver a new business environment focused on achieving a ‘circular economy’ in secondary resource management, and what is and can be achieved in this state. Read more

Coffs 2018: day two panel recap

Coffs 2018: day two panel recap

The keystone of Waste 2018, day two’s panel discussion on China’s National Sword policy, was much anticipated. Ably hosted by Mike Ritchie of MRA Consulting, speakers included: • Brooke Donnelly, CEO of the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) • Courtney Bertram, head of the NSW EPA’s new Strategic Waste Programs team • Dr. James Turnell, …
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