Waste

Now you can own a piece of TerraCycle

07 February, 2018 | Supplied by: TerraCycle

All categories of investor now have the opportunity to invest in TerraCycle's US operating company.


Cleanaway waste management fleet arrives on the Central Coast

02 February, 2018 | Supplied by: Cleanaway

A fleet of 72 waste and recycling collection trucks from Cleanaway has rolled into the Central Coast Council as part of a contract to deliver essential waste management collection services to the area.


Unilever calls for industry action on packaging waste

25 January, 2018 | Supplied by: Unilever Australia

Unilever CEO Paul Polman is urging members of the consumer goods industry to help accelerate progress towards the circular economy and address plastic leakage into the world's natural systems.


Pick up a bargain at the City of Swan's new tip shop

11 January, 2018 | Supplied by: City of Swan

A new tip shop has opened in the City of Swan, giving new life to unwanted recyclable treasures by recovering, inspecting and selling them for a bargain.


Automated sorting technology

10 January, 2018 | Supplied by: TOMRA Sorting Solutions Pty Ltd

SKM Recycling has selected TOMRA Sorting Recycling to supply 40 AUTOSORT units with the latest features and new 3D laser technology for three new sorting facilities.


Veolia acquires ACTQ Septic Services, builds liquid waste capability

19 December, 2017 | Supplied by: Veolia Australia and New Zealand

Veolia Australia and New Zealand has announced its acquisition of ACTQ Septic Services, building on its liquid waste services offering in the ACT.


Management of radioactive waste using Australian technology

13 December, 2017

Australian technology at a soon-to-be-built radioactive waste treatment facility could dramatically reduce the volume of waste compared to other methods.


China forces government's hand on waste policy, comments from WMAA

12 December, 2017 | Supplied by: Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Aust

Industry has signalled to government for a long time that relying on the export markets for recyclables was dangerous and now we find ourselves, with the change in China's legislation, walking towards this inevitability.


Odour management in landfills

11 December, 2017 | Supplied by: OdourPro

Odour management has always been an underlying challenge when it comes to waste management activities such as landfills.


Fancy a fish-skin leather jacket?

08 December, 2017

A small business in The Islands of Tahiti is utilising leftover raw materials from the ever-popular fishing industry to reduce wastage by creating fish-skin leather.


Create a more sustainable workplace this Waste Not, Want Not Day

08 December, 2017 | Supplied by: TechCollect

TechCollect is calling on Australian businesses to increase their recycling efforts and help reduce the amount of e-waste currently going into landfill ahead of its annual Waste Not, Want Not Day on 13 December.


Recycling Ronald McDonald's mattresses

07 December, 2017 | Supplied by: 3R Group Pty Ltd

Management at Ronald McDonald House in Auckland will sleep easy tonight knowing 43 mattresses from the charity are being recycled rather than thrown in landfill.


Victorian govt seeks to remove e-waste from landfill

07 December, 2017

The Victorian Government is reducing the impact of e-waste through the establishment of a new centre in the satellite suburb of Officer in Melbourne's outer south-east.


Pollution control company prepares to list on the ASX

04 December, 2017

Pollution control company Carbonxt is on a mission to make coal-fired power stations cleaner, utilising clean technology that is already being used by power stations and utilities in the United States.


SUEZ to provide resource recovery for Northern Beaches Council

28 November, 2017 | Supplied by: SUEZ

Waste management company SUEZ has been awarded the contract for the Northern Beaches Council recycling and resource recovery process, run by recycling centre Kimbriki.


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