A trial to recycle material collected by street sweepers could help divert the equivalent of 80,000 full wheelie bins of waste from landfills and save ratepayers more than $200,000 a year, while helping to keep Townsville streets clean. Read more
Townsville City Council is commissioning a $5.3 million pipeline connecting the Douglas Water Treatment Plant to Condon under the Ross River. Read more
Townsville City Council’s Waste Services Team Manager Matthew McCarthy tells Waste Management Review about its technologically advanced materials recovery facility and use of recycled glass in its public works.