A team of international scientists has found an eco-friendly way to produce potential sunscreens from cashew nut shells.
Lithium Australia has developed a technique to produce refined lithium phosphate using spent Li-ion batteries as a feed material.
The city of Rome is fighting plastic waste by awarding metro credit to commuters who recycle their PET bottles.
Sustainable food systems expert Mark Barthel has been called upon to help Australia address the $20 billion of food wasted every year.
The City of Melbourne will fast-track elements of its Waste and Resource Recovery Strategy to address the state's recycling crisis.
The Victorian Waste Management Association is urging Victorians to keep recycling despite interruption to the state's waste and recycling network.
Research from The University of Auckland has discovered that chicken feathers can be used as a base for a fire retardant.
A $2.5 million paper sorting facility has opened in Truganina, West Melbourne, to process 39,000 tonnes of recycled paper a year.
South West Regional Waste Group has called on the commercial waste management sector to submit proposals on strategies and technologies that will divert the region's waste from landfill.
The NOREC recycling process is taking steps to produce environmentally friendly packaging by converting plastic materials into re-usable bags.
Western Sydney has seen unprecedented growth, yet councils in the area are not seeing waste management infrastructure put in place to accommodate the increase.
ACOR has confirmed that the Indonesia-bound shipping container at the centre of recent media reports was sent by an Australian recycling company.
Mint Innovation has constructed a working biorefinery to demonstrate technology that can recover valuable metals from e-waste.
Researchers from the Deakin School of Engineering have discovered that recycled or waste glass can substitute sand when making polymer concrete.