Transpacific launched the Victorian arm of its end-to-end organics soil injection program, Bio Ganics, today (3 December).
Planet Ark has launched the Australian Recycling Label to promote better recycling at source in Australia, along with a tool to help packaging designers work out recyclable materials.
Industry stakeholders from around Queensland gathered at a workshop last week in Brisbane to discuss landfill disposal bans in the state.
More than 40 delegates from the wider waste industry and government gathered from around Queensland for the Local Authority Waste Management Advisory Committee (LAWMAC) conference on Magnetic Island last week.
The South Australian Government is helping communities affected by the Pinery bushfire by waiving the waste levy at local landfills and offering advice through the EPA on the disposal of waste, including animal carcasses.
The Victorian Environment Minister has announced grants for research institutes and industry of up to $100,000 towards joint projects to develop new markets for recovered resources.
The ACT Government is seeking industry, stakeholder and public feedback on the draft Waste Management and Resource Recovery Bill.