Trevor Evans, Assistant Waste Reduction and Environmental Management Minister, speaks with Brittany Coles about the Federal Government’s agenda to remodel waste management.
The Senate yesterday passed the Recycling and Waste Reduction Act 2020, Australia’s first ever national waste legislation.
The Federal and Tasmanian Governments have entered into a landmark agreement that will deliver a $16 million boost for the state’s recycling industry.
An overwhelming 88 per cent of Australian business leaders believe the circular economy will be important to the future of business, according to new research from Planet Ark.
Sustainable packaging innovation, commitment and ingenuity were celebrated this week at the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation’s (APCO) Annual Awards ceremony.
The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) has published a new report to help increase government procurement of recycled content materials.
APCO has received the go-ahead for two new plastic packaging projects under the Federal Government’s Product Stewardship Investment Fund.
Up to 190,000 tonnes of soft plastic packaging will be recycled and reprocessed each year under one of the proposals funded through the National Product Stewardship Investment Fund.
Coles has partnered with Victorian recycling organisations RED Group and Replas to install a concrete slab carpark made partly out of recycled soft plastics.