Waste > Management

Australia launches plastics innovation hub in Vietnam

27 June, 2022

Intended to solve the problem of plastic waste in the region, the hub will boost collaboration between researchers, communities, governments and businesses.


Out of puff: end-of-life plan needed for wind turbine blades

17 June, 2022

Tens of thousands of wind turbine blades will end up in landfill within a decade unless end-of-life programs are established, according to a study led by UniSA.


Australian beach plastic pollution has reduced by a third

17 June, 2022

The CSIRO has released research that shows the level of plastics pollution on beaches has been cut by almost a third.


$15 million to advance e-waste resource recovery

07 June, 2022

Scipher Technologies has received $15m in funding to advance urban mining technologies that optimise raw material and commodity recovery contained in end-of-life electronic and electrical equipment.


The e-waste crunch: why Australian organisations need to move away from a discard mentality

06 June, 2022 by Michael Dyson, VP of Sales, APAC at SOTI

SOTI's latest research report, Reduce, Reuse, Rethink: From Discard Mentality to Tech Sustainability, highlights the premature disposal of devices in enterprise settings.


REMONDIS Australia acquires ETS

01 June, 2022

ETS, the hazardous waste and dangerous goods processing and disposal operator, has been acquired by REMONDIS Australia following a recent joint venture.


Investing in Australian recycling innovation

01 June, 2022

As the world works towards net zero emissions by 2050, the recycling sector continues to play an important role by improving the recovery of valuable resources.


Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo returns to Sydney

31 May, 2022

Running from 24–25 August at the ICC Sydney, the AWRE is designed for the waste, recycling and resource recovery sector.


NWRIC announces new CEO

18 March, 2022

Rick Ralph has been appointed as the CEO of the National Waste and Recycling Industry Council.


EXAIR Industrial Vacuum Systems

01 March, 2022

EXAIR manufactures industrial duty vacuums for chip removal, liquid transfer and cleaning.


Sydney Water to educate businesses about greasy waste

08 February, 2022

Sydney Water is partnering with the Restaurant and Catering Association of Australia (R&CA) to tackle the problem of fats, oils and greases (FOGS) and reduce fatbergs.


Thought Leaders 2022: Laureate Professor Ravi Naidu

22 December, 2021

The circular economy evolution and AI technology can provide enormous opportunities in the context of waste management and reuse, according to Professor Naidu.


Vic EPA appoints first Chief Investigator

02 November, 2021

The Environment Protection Authority has appointed Ernestina Di Marco as its first Chief Investigator.


Organic additive to help plastic biodegrade 90+% faster to generate waste-to-energy

01 November, 2021

The Biogone organic additive is designed to help plastic biodegrade approximately 90+% faster than conventional plastics when it's disposed to a modern landfill.


Energy from Waste Infrastructure Plan in NSW

15 September, 2021

Cleanaway noted that the new plan limits the development of energy-from-waste facilities to four priority infrastructure areas, all of which are located outside the Sydney Basin.


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