SMEs Weathering the COVID-19 Storm
From a recent article in Ondeck, Equilibrium’s Nick Harford shares some views about how a calm and steady approach to running an SME can help weather the COVID-19 pandemic. The following story was originally published online at Ondeck. In March, COVID-19 struck, and Equilibrium’s contracts were frozen as the national carrier, and its subsidiary, grounded … Continue reading SMEs Weathering the COVID-19 Storm
Boosting Product Stewardship Outcomes
The Australian Government has taken a major step-up on product stewardship policy reforms and funding aimed at encouraging manufacturers, retailers and industry groups to take greater responsibility for the entire life-cycle of the products they produce and sell. The recurring theme and expectation in recent announcements by the Environment Minister is clear: “We are building … Continue reading Boosting Product Stewardship Outcomes
Transforming the Waste Industry
The Morrison Government will commit $190 million to a new Recycling Modernisation Fund (RMF) that will generate $600 million of recycling investment and drive a billion-dollar transformation of Australia’s waste and recycling capacity. Announced today by The Hon Sussan Ley MP, Minister for the Environment, and The Hon Trevor Evans MP, Assistant Minister for Waste … Continue reading Transforming the Waste Industry
Government Support for the Waste Industry
Australia’s waste industry is undergoing an important transition, requiring significant investment in equipment and infrastructure, including upgrades to existing assets, as well as the installation of new assets. Josie French provides an overview of Government funding at both federal and state level to support the transition to a circular economy. To address a range of … Continue reading Government Support for the Waste Industry
Energy Saver for NSW Manufacturers
Assisting manufacturers to better manage their energy use and maximise efficiency is good for the environment and can contribute to improved business outcomes. Equilibrium welcomes Round 2 of the NSW Government’s Energy Saver program and its focus on supporting manufacturers to achieve new levels of energy efficiency. Programs such as Energy Saver provide a valuable … Continue reading Energy Saver for NSW Manufacturers
Fit for Purpose Tools in Resource Recovery
Fit for Purpose Tools in Resource Recovery Equilibrium’s managing director, Nick Harfor [...]Continue Reading ...
Making Child Car Seats Safer with SeatCare
A new product stewardship initiative will provide parents and families with a convenient solu [...]Continue Reading ...
Waste of a Word
There is much more to the word we know as ‘waste’ and that means viewing resource [...]Continue Reading ...
Kerbside recycling market assessment tool
Kerbside recycling market assessment methodology The importance of recycling to the Australia [...]Continue Reading ...