Victoria University, in collaboration with three councils, has led a survey of household food waste management, in the hopes of developing a sustainable household food waste solution.
A three-month trial of the Containers for Change program starts in Perth Airport’s Terminal 4 (T4) today.
Waste and recycling operations in New South Wales, including landfills, Community Recycling Centres, Return and Earn points, and charitable recyclers, can reopen to the public following lengthy COVID-19 closures.
About 360,000 tonnes of waste has been diverted from landfill in the past year, as part of Woolworths Group’s drive to ‘grow greener’.
The sunshine state has given a swathe of single-use plastics the flick, with the latest ban taking effect today as part of efforts to stop waste from ending up in local waterways, beaches and landfill.
For Mark Jeffs, Managing Director of WM Waste Management and Knox Transfer Station (KTS), using safe, reliable, and modern vehicles to move waste products has never been more important. As he tells Waste Management Review.
Old solar panels and battery storage systems are being given a second life thanks to funding from the New South Wales government.
Sustainability Victoria is offering further grants of up to $50,000 for organisations to pursue packaging waste reduction and recovery opportunities.
Victoria is set to have the capacity to process an additional 8000 tonnes of plastic annually, thanks to joint funding from the Federal and Victorian Governments.
The Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia (WMRR) is hosting a series of webinars to drive improvement in workplaces.