Households and small businesses will have better access to free recycling for computers and televisions following approval of two new providers for the National Television and Computer Recycling Scheme (NTCRS).
The Queensland Government has announced a $80 million boost to grow and expand the states waste and recycling industries.
The $3.1 million ‘Community Climate Change and Energy Action Program’ will support community organisations to reduce their operational costs, as well as greenhouse gas emissions.
Construction of Australia’s biggest polyethylene terephthalate (PET) recycling plant is gaining momentum, with the Federal Government providing a $16.5 million investment into the plant.
National Waste and Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC) State Affiliates provide a detailed overview of industry and policy changes across the country.
Peak bodies representing Australia’s multibillion dollar waste and resource recovery industry have begun a national review of landfill levy collection and distribution. The WRIQ’s aim is to get the best outcomes from the levy for Australian communities.
Single-use plastics are set to be phased out and green bins for food and organics will be rolled out across New South Wales as part of the state’s plastic plan and waste strategy. Read more
VEGA’s latest product launch is building oFf the company’s long-established reputation as a key supplier of precison-based sensors and equipment for the water and waste industries. Read more
World Oceans Day is being celebrated as a reminder of the ocean’s importance to the environment. Read more
Brimbank City Council is mapping out a plan for local households to transition to a four-bin waste collection system. Read more