Researchers from The University of Western Australia will investigate ways to improve soil condition, including the use of waste technologies, as part of a project funded by the national Soil Science Challenge.
The latest report into consumer insights about recycling reveals that two thirds of Australians want more information about how to recycle right and that three quarters want the Australasian Recycling Label (ARL) to be on all packaging. Read more
The Australian Road Research Board (ARRB) is currently working on a project researching the use of recycled glass in high friction surface treatment, to increase road safety in crash blackspots and high-risk locations. Read more
More than 273,000 tonnes of food and garden waste – enough to fill more than 30,000 garbage trucks – will be diverted from landfill every year in New South Wales.
The NT Circular Economy Strategy 2022-2027 is the Territory’s roadmap to protecting the environment from wastes by increasing resource recovery, recycling and reuse. Read more
The new Elite 6 Dennis Eagle chassis will be unveiled at next week’s Waste 2022 Conference in Coffs Harbour in both right-hand steer and dual control variants. Read more
The Vinyl Council of Australia has organised a two-day event to bring together Australasia’s vinyl value chain to discuss key trends, issues and sustainability challenges influencing the region’s PVC sector. Read more
Sydney Water has launched a new campaign to reduce the hundreds of tonnes of wet wipes and other household items flushed down Sydney toilets and sinks each year. Read more
The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) has announced two new resources for its members. Read more
Brooke Donnelly, APCO Chief Executive Officer has today announced her intention to step down after five years in the role. Read more