Crushed glass sand and recycled plastic strips have been used in a footpath construction project in the Hunter region, trialling environmentally sustainable materials.
Construction of two shallow observation wells has been successfully completed as part of a new carbon capture and storage project.
ACOR and national recycling campaign group Boomerang Alliance have released five priority actions for the next federal government to implement.
A waste transfer station has been opened in Pakenham, Melbourne, to recover the maximum re-usable and recyclable content.
Waste Management and Resource Recovery (WMRR) is urging all NSW parties to commit to six key priorities in the NSW election on 23 March.
Downer and Roads ACT have partnered with Close the Loop to repurpose plastics and glass to make asphalt.
Workshops in rural NSW will showcase waste technology developed at UNSW Sydney in a bid to enhance local manufacturing capability and reduce waste.
A new process turning waste glass into everyday products could save tens of millions of tonnes of glass from going to landfill every year.
Greens' waste and recycling spokesperson Senator Peter Whish-Wilson said urgent federal action is needed to end Australia's recycling crisis.
A pocket-size food scanner will allow future consumers and supermarket operators to test food freshness.
Scientists have developed a cylindrical extruder that they believe will revolutionise the processing of recyclable materials.