Up to 18,000 tonnes of recycled plastic could be used in Woolworths’ own brand packaging each year as part of a proposed partnership between Woolworths Group and Pact. Read more
REMONDIS Australia has begun rolling out solar power systems across its Australian sites as part of a drive to double its renewable energy generation capacity in 2022 and obtain all electricity from renewable sources by 2025. Read more
A 12-month trial on a cotton farm just outside the rural town of Goondiwindi Queensland has shown it’s possible to divert large amounts of cotton textile waste at end-of-life from landfill with no harm done to soil health or cotton yields. Read more
Close the Loop Limited, an end-to-end solutions provider from design and manufacturing, through to collection and recycling of products, is conducting a trial product stewardship for cosmetics. Read more
Bingo is partnering with Revolve ReCYCLING, the first Australian organisation set up to specifically target bike waste. Read more
Brimbank’s waste and recycling service will remain unchanged for now, while council continues to evaluate the best way to roll out the Victorian Government’s four-bin system. Read more
The use of recycled materials and the role of infrastructure in driving a circular economy will be explored at the inaugural Greener Infrastructure Conference.
Tamworth Regional Council’s industrial class organics (ICO) facility is the first of its kind in Australia. Morné Hattingh, Manager Waste and Resource Recovery, shares the council’s journey. Read more