Four academics comment on NSW Government research into recycling and the development of advanced waste conversion technologies.
APCO, ABA and AORA have released new guidelines to cut through confusion and help businesses decide when and where to use certified compostable plastic packaging.
As well as producing biogas, anaerobic digestion produces a residue known as digestate, which has the potential to be a valuable organic biofertiliser for use in agriculture.
Stronger concrete can be made from a by-product of steel creation, according to new research.
With multiple environmental benefits, bioplastics could be vital in helping solve the world's plastic problem.
The range is designed for reprocessing waste material for direct input into closed-loop manufacturing, secondary processing or volumetric savings in recycling skip bins.
Only 57% of glass we put into our recycling bins is actually recycled, with the remaining 43% destined for landfill.
The summit gathered 200 delegates from government, industry and community sectors to address the problem of plastic waste.
PepsiCo and Clean Up Australia have launched a three-year program aimed at educating consumers on soft plastics recovery and increasing soft plastics recycling across Australia.
Queensland invests in studies to transform waste streams into products and create new jobs for the state.
A safety framework for PFAS (per- and poly-flouroalkyl substances) has been under discussion at the beginning of the new parliamentary year.
Businesses can no longer ignore Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) as a major waste stream.