Waste titans unite on advocacy body NWRIC

Five of the largest companies in the Australian waste management and recycling sector have joined forces to establish the National Waste & Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC).

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Waste and recycling industry to be represented on NWRIC

Fourth ERF auction results announced

A Woolworths project to divert food waste from landfill is among the 47 carbon abatement contracts awarded in the fourth Emissions Reduction Fund auction.

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Clean Up Australia Day 2017

28 February 2017 – Businesses
3 March 2017 – Schools

Clean Up Australia inspires and empowers communities to clean up, fix up and conserve our environment, with the big nationwide event inspiring all ages to get involved and do their bit.


Waste 2017

2-4 May 2017
Coffs Harbour, NSW

 “Coffs” is regarded by many as the leading conference for the waste management industry in Australia.

Attracting more than 550 delegates, over 80 sponsors and exhibitors, and in excess of 90 presenters, it is designed for those who work in or have an interest in waste management issues, particularly in local government. The conference program will be released and registration opens for the event in February.


2017 Australian Landfill & Transfer Stations Conference

27-30 March 2017
Sydney, NSW

This WMAA-hosted conference recognises the integral role landfills and transfer stations play in the waste management industry. The program will compass all areas of this sector, from innovation and design to operation and regulation. The event also includes a conference dinner, where winners of the 2017 National Landfill & Transfer Stations Innovation and Excellence Awards will be announced.


International Automobile Recycling Congress

22-24 March 2017
Berlin, Germany

Featuring a full conference program, site visits and an exhibition, IARC 2017 offers a platform for discussion of the latest developments and challenges of vehicle recycling. It brings together more than 250 decision makers in the ELV recycling chain such as car manufacturers, metal and plastic scrap traders, recyclers, shredder operators, policy-makers and many more.