The waste management sector’s reputation will require rebuilding over the coming months to instil public confidence through a concise narrative, writes Victorian Waste Management Association Executive Officer Mark Smith.
Waste and Recycling Industry Queensland (WRIQ) has released a new report which shines a light on the real economic value of waste management and secondary resources in the state, writes Chief Executive Officer Rick Ralph.
The NSW senate has released a comprehensive and welcomed reform plan for waste and recycling in NSW, writes Alex Serpo, Policy Officer at the National Waste and Recycling Industry Council.
The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation’s (APCO) national packaging recycling label Program will help drive consumer recycling behavioural change, writes Brooke Donnelly, APCO CEO.
China’s ban on waste imports offers challenges, but with every challenge comes opportunity, writes Brooke Donnelly, Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation.
Alex Serpo, Policy Officer at the National Waste and Recycling Industry Council, explains five beneficial recycling programs that should be implemented at scale in response to China’s National Sword program.
A national recycling bank would help fund infrastructure for the industry, writes Alex Serpo, National Secretary at the National Waste and Recycling Industry Council.
John Gertsakis, Director of Communications at Equilibrium, discusses the vital factors required to progress electronics product stewardship outcomes in Australia.
Victorian Environment Minister Lily D’Ambrosio provides an update on the government’s position on a range of topics.
Josh Frydenberg, Federal Government Minister for the Environment and Energy, talks about the Government’s changes to the product stewardship legislation.