Qantas has raised the sustainability bar for the airline industry by launching what is claimed to be the world's first zero-waste commercial flight.
Researchers have designed a recyclable plastic that can be broken down to molecular constituents and then rebuilt, without compromising performance or quality.
A new program steered by the Fight Food Waste Cooperative Research Centre aims to transform food waste into innovative high-value products.
SAGE Automation has increased production of its smart container deposit machines following the successful uptake of Queensland's Containers for Change scheme, launched in November 2018.
The Victorian Environment Protection Authority has pledged $5.5 million for a new system to electronically track industrial waste.
The Australian recycling industry has jointly responded to footage aired on current affairs program 60 Minutes, arguing that the program did not accurately convey the achievements of the industry.
The Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia has opened design submissions for the label, calling on 'one and all' to get involved.
City of Melbourne councillors will consider the Waste and Resource Recovery Strategy 2030, which proposes a domestic food waste collection service and more shared waste hubs for businesses.
A new independent think tank — Ewaste Watch — is launching in Australia to tackle the nation's accumulating e-waste.
Close the Loop's Peter Tamblyn has been announced as Chairman of the Australian Council of Recycling, with the appointment set to boost discussion on the circular economy.
CO2CRC has been awarded funding to conduct important research into reducing greenhouse gas emissions in steel production.
New research highlights a staggering 94% of Australians are making recycling mistakes despite 60% being extremely confident in their recycling habits.