A helping hand is on the way, with $500,000 to assist primary producers and landholders with the cost of removing and safely disposing of hazardous waste. Read more
A pilot program introduced by Queensland’s plumbing industry is being supported by the Queensland Government, with off-cuts of PVC pipes and fittings used in the construction industry being diverted from landfill. Read more
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.
The Queensland Government has invested $1 million to help local governments upgrade their landfill infrastructure.
More than $100,000 in fines have been issued in the past three months to people who have been illegally operating in the Queensland waste industry.