NT waste levy

NT’s proposed waste levy welcomed

News that the Northern Territory government is considering the introduction of a waste levy has been hailed a significant step toward a new era for waste and resource recovery (WARR) in the territory by the Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia (WMRR). Read more

WRIQ CEO

WRIQ appoints new CEO

Dr Georgina Davis has been named as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Waste Recycling Industry Association Queensland (WRIQ).

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waste collection

COVID-19 exemptions sought for frontline waste workers

The Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia (WMRR) is calling on the Prime Minister and state premiers to ensure that frontline workers in the waste and resource recovery industry are included in isolation and quarantine exemptions. Read more

Mark Smith

Smith steps down as WRIQ CEO

Mark Smith is stepping down as Chief Executive Officer of the Waste Recycling Industry Association Queensland (WRIQ). Read more

rubbish sorting

Sort your rubbish campaign launched

Noosa Council in Queensland has kick-started the year with a new education campaign, encouraging locals to sort their rubbish before heading to the waste facility to save time and money. Read more