South Australians have recycled, reused and recovered their way to the best diversion rates on record, with 83.8 per cent of all waste diverted from landfill in 2018-19.
Up to 190,000 tonnes of soft plastic packaging will be recycled and reprocessed each year under one of the proposals funded through the National Product Stewardship Investment Fund.
The Victorian upper house has passed a motion calling on the state government to support a Green New Deal for Victoria – a plan which see it borrow funds at low interest rates to invest in job-creating projects that deal with climate change and social issues.
The Waste Recycling Industry Association of Queensland (WRIQ) has announced a new program to build the skills and expertise of waste educators.
How will policy transform the nation’s resource recovery sector? Federal Environment Minister Sussan Ley sits down exclusively with Brittany Coles to discuss the landmark legislation that will see Australia take responsibility for its waste.
The Terex Ecotec Phoenix 1600T trommel screen is versatile by design, easily screening a variety of material including topsoil, compost, sand and gravel, wood chip and construction and demolition waste.
As the waste industry moves into an automated future, effective technology adoption can tip the scales. Trimble’s Paul Corder explains.
Unwanted disruption can be a blight on a company, but it’s how you handle the interruption that shows what the company is made of.
Elmore Compost’s Frank Harney speaks with Waste Management Review about the importance of passionate players and good quality compost.
While many waste and resource recovery businesses face shared challenges, many of these issues are nuanced and require unique solutions.