Packaging industry moves towards better plastic recycling outcomes

Date: 12-Jul-18
Author: Liam Taylor
Rigid plastics has traditionally been a problem area for recycling due to sourcing issues and economic and technical feasibility - but that could be changing.

NSW EPA announces recycling, organics and infrastructures grants and awards

Date: 27-Jun-18
Author: Claire Bell
The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) announces a number of grants and awards in relation to recycling, organics and infrastructure.

Seven environmental initiatives from Officeworks

Date: 26-Jun-18
Author: Claire Bell
With 166 stores, a national call centre and over 7,000 team members, Officeworks is meeting the sustainability challenges by providing solutions for customers and their own operations. Here's 7 ways they are making a difference...

War on Waste is back!

Date: 21-Jun-18
Author: Ryan Collins
ABC's War on Waste, the landmark series that sparked action across the country to cut Australia's staggering waste levels, is returning to TV. In 2017 the program reached 4.3 million viewers across Australia and broke records on social media. Find out what host Craig Reucassel will be tackling in the new series.

A new way to strengthen trust in recycling

Date: 19-Jun-18
Author: Ryan Collins
Recent reports in the media about the China waste issue and material stockpiles has quite possibly lowered the confidence in recycling amongst Australians. The introduction of Good Environmental Choice Australia's new Waste Collection Services Standard for waste contractors who provide commercial services is one way to strengthen trust in the industry.

Waste Contractors & Recyclers Association of NSW (WCRA) Industry Update
Date: 05-May-16
Author: Liam Taylor
An afternoon program of Industry Updates followed by a dinner with guest speaker.

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