REDcycle collection program on pause09 November, 2022
REDcycle has announced that its soft plastics collection program will be on a temporary pause prompting others to call for more mandatory action from govenrment.
Novel waste treatment could fuel rural communities07 November, 2022
A research team has developed a new method to treat sewage that could eventually convert leftover sludge into renewable gas to fuel vehicles.
Initiative to help SMEs switch to sustainable packaging03 November, 2022
An industry education initiative has been launched to help small businesses make the switch to sustainable packaging and adopt the Australasian Recycling Label.
Envirosuite and SGS enter into strategic alliance partnership agreement20 October, 2022 | Supplied by: Envirosuite Operations Pty Ltd
Combining SGS's services with Envirosuite’s platform will allow users to manage compliance requirements and make more informed operating decisions.
reDirecting material from landfill17 October, 2022
CDE has installed a waste recycling plant for reDirect Recycling at its site in Wetherill Park to divert waste from landfill and to recover valuable resources.
PCO.Tech pco.pixelfly 1.3 SWIR camera10 October, 2022 | Supplied by: SciTech Pty Ltd
The pco.pixelfly 1.3 SWIR is a machine vision camera with an InGaAs image sensor that is IMX990-sensitive.
Closing the waste loop at marathon event in Vic10 October, 2022 | Supplied by: Detmold Group
The Nike Melbourne Marathon Festival this month delivered a more sustainable approach to waste with help from compostable cups supplied by Detpak.
Taking charge of battery waste — a government-backed scheme06 October, 2022
The B-cycle scheme has doubled the national collection rate of batteries, recycling the equivalent of 38 million AA batteries in its first six months.
Defence ration packs go green01 October, 2022 | Supplied by: Veolia Australia and New Zealand
A collaboration between Veolia and the Department of Defence is recycling hundreds of kilograms of expired ration packs originally destined for landfill.
Smart bins installed on NSW Central Coast27 September, 2022
The solar-powered bins have been installed on the Warners Bay Foreshore and can hold more garbage thanks to their crushing function.
Circular construction: making bricks from industrial waste27 September, 2022 | Supplied by: Flinders University
Flinders University is working on more sustainable alternatives for building materials made from waste products.
Independent review of Australia's Tyre Product Stewardship Scheme26 September, 2022 | Supplied by: Tyre Stewardship Australia Limited
The Independent review is the start of TSA's wide industry and community consultation on sustainable value going forward.
Emi Controls V12so Odour Control Cannon20 September, 2022 | Supplied by: Tecpro Australia
The V12so Odour Control Cannon combines four different functions in one machine — eliminate odours, dust suppression, cooling and disinfection.
Dwyer Instruments Series PMI Particulate Matter Transmitter19 September, 2022 | Supplied by: Dwyer Instruments (Aust) Pty Ltd
The Series PMI Particulate Matter Transmitter is designed to measure indoor air quality by detecting particulate matter in an office environment or HVAC duct.
Going full circle: from fruit waste to food packaging19 September, 2022
The European ECOFUNCO project's goal is to use waste from the agricultural and food industry for food packaging and personal hygiene use.