Brisbane to trial new Recycle Mate app

Select Brisbane residents will have the chance to pilot a new app, which aims to educate Australians on correct recycling practices, before its national launch. Read more

Cycling towards targets

Waste Management Review speaks with former Australian Council of Recycling CEO Pete Shmigel about his next venture – Australia’s first total solution for bicycles.

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recycling drop-off

ACOR announces new Chief Executive Officer

The President of the Australian Council of Recycling (ACOR), Peter Tamblyn, has announced the appointment of Cameron O’Reilly as the organisation’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective from 18 January.

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ACOR paper outlines recycling market policy incentives

An independent policy discussion paper has recommended a better targeting of annual waste levies and a new Plastic Reduction Offset Scheme, to improve Australia’s chance of meeting ambitious national recycling targets.

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Recycling symbol: is it cynical?

Information on consumer products and packaging is shining the spotlight on recycling operations across Australia. Waste Management Review speaks with industry to discuss consumer confusion and achieving labelling consistency.

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ACOR and Evans to develop plastics recycling roadmap

A Plastics Recycling Results Roadmap is set to be produced following a roundtable meeting hosted by Assistant Waste Reduction Minister Trevor Evans and Australian Council of Recycling (ACOR) CEO Pete Shmigel.

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