Product Profile News, Tasmania, Waste & Resource Recovery
When was Australasian Speciality Coatings and founded and why?
Australasian Speciality Coatings was founded in 2003, the business was created after the CEO Louis Longhi spotted a gap in the market for protection of waste facilities. He noticed that concrete floors, leachate ponds, bunds, and steel platforms were being eroded and eaten away by aggressive waste streams and mechanical movements. The business was created to protect floors from assets not meeting their life span.
Australia, News, Victoria, Waste & Resource Recovery
Tasmanian businesses Timberlink, Environex and Mitchell Plastic Welding have secured the latest round of Recycling Modernisation Fund (RMF) grants. Read more
Australia, Industry News, News
Experts in asbestos removal are calling for a state or national register or business tax breaks to dispose of hazardous material properly, in order to halt a worsening illegal dumping problem in Victoria.
Circular Economy, News, Online Subscription
From today, the aisles of more than 2,500 Coles supermarkets, Express and Liquor stores around the country will be transformed, with single-use plastic tableware now off the shelf. The move will divert 1.5 million kilograms worth of single-use plastic from landfill each year. Read more
Industry News, News
Five years ago, a quiet revolution began – first in a Queensland laboratory, then in a field trial on roads across the state’s vast south western region. The landmark research project’s aims were simple enough: to develop new specifications for spray seals and open-grade asphalt, then plan and conduct crumb rubber demonstrations, monitoring air emissions …
Events, News, Queensland
Bingo’s general manager for strategy and investor relations, Tara Osborne, has been named a BOSS Young Executive for 2021.
New South Wales, News, Research & Reports, Technology, Waste & Resource Recovery
The WRIQ is inviting its members and non-members to attend a WRIQ Business Breakfast at the Brookwater Golf Club, Ipswich. This business breakfast comes at an important time for the industry to come together on the back of a spike in consultation and engagement from the Department on Organics, Composting, Waste to Energy and other government priorities.
News, Research & Reports, South Australia, Technology, Western Australia
Australian start up switch2 Engineering has developed a technology that can convert brewery wastewater into hydrogen, a clean burning fuel. By doing so, breweries are able to repurpose the hydrogen as a fuel for heating, transportation and electricity. Using this technology, breweries can not only save costs on utility bills, but do so sustainably, according to the founders.
Australia, Circular Economy, News, Waste & Resource Recovery
Following successful results from its 2020 field trials, which used recycled alkaline battery material as a fertiliser micronutrient, Envirostream Australia, the recycling division of Lithium Australia, has expanded its field trial programme for 2021.
NSW’s non-existent policy and problematic regulatory approach towards material management is resulting in a haemorrhaging of investment from the state, the NSW Parliamentary planning and environment committee was told this week.