Hitachi Zosen Inova has delivered a new energy-from-waste plant in central Switzerland that is maximising energy delivery to the region and a business – a blueprint for a project that could work in Australian conditions.
Dr Sittimont Kanjanabootra and Francis Grennan from University of Newcastle, NSW, provide a summary of their analysis of research on the effectiveness of asbestos regulations in Australia, which has an impact for those in the hazardous waste removal, transportation and disposal sectors.
Waste Recycling Industry Association Northern Territory (WRINT) recently submitted its waste management action plans to the Northern Territory (NT) Government. Its CEO, Rick Ralph, provides Waste Management Review with a preview.
The Australian Organics Recycling Association (AORA) Queensland Branch Chair, Martin Towers, shares some thoughts on an action plan developed by the AORA committee for organic wastes regulation in QLD to generate discussion and stimulate further ideas that differ from the status quo.
The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA NSW) has issued two penalty notices and fined a waste processing company $30,000 for breaching the conditions of its Environment Protection Licence and causing water pollution at its facility.