Parliamentary Committee hears from NWRIC and Veolia

The House Standing Committee on Industry, Innovation, Science and Resources’ inquiry into innovative solutions in Australia’s waste management and recycling industries resumed last week. Appearances were made by National Waste and Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC) CEO Rose Reid and Veolia Australia & New Zealand CEO & managing director Danny Conlon.

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Dear Minister: NSW needs help now

Industry advocate, MRA Consulting managing director Mike Ritchie, has called on NSW Environment Minister Matt Kean (pictured) to act soon to give the state strategic clarity on waste reform. “Firstly, the NSW government is to be congratulated for leading the country in reforming waste economics, particularly with respect to the historical increases in the s.88 …

Waste 2020 launches (virtually)with a message of collaboration

The Waste 2020 webinar series kicked off yesterday, May 6 with more than seventy participants. The weekly event (which this year replaces the Coffs Harbour conference) will cover topics pulled from the conference program. Dr Geoff Brighty, managing director of Environmental Sustainability UK and Annette Synowiec, Director – Policy, Planning and Outreach at the City …