2050 Modelling Shifts Net Zero Leadership to Industry
The Australian Government commitment to net zero emissions by 2050 could well be the embodiment of former Indian Mahatma Ghandi’s famous quote: “There go my people, I must hurry to catch up with them for I am their leader”. The market has spoken. Business and the community is already moving ahead of Government on greenhouse … Continue reading 2050 Modelling Shifts Net Zero Leadership to Industry
Grant opportunities in New South Wales and Victoria
The NSW government has announced four grants available to improve recycling and waste services. > Organics Infrastructure: $6 million is available to support the processing of organic waste. This grant is available to local businesses, councils and projects that upgrade, build and expand organics processing infrastructure. Applications close October 21. > Organics Collection: $12 … Continue reading Grant opportunities in New South Wales and Victoria
Waste Export License
The Australian Government has implemented the Waste Export Ban, and has begun to regulate the export of Australian of certain wastes. As of July 2021, glass and mixed plastics “waste” are regulated for export. Baled and whole tyres are set to be regulated from the 1st of December and other materials including cardboard and mixed … Continue reading Waste Export License
Manufacturing and Life Cycle Assessment
The manufacturing industry plays an important role in global economic development, however it contributes to a significant share of negative environmental impacts in the form of pollution and waste. Manufacturing companies are subject to increasing pressure from consumers and legislation to improve their own activities towards more environmentally conscious manufacturing processes which create less environmentally … Continue reading Manufacturing and Life Cycle Assessment
Climate Active certification provides businesses and organisations with the opportunity to demonstrate their commitment to managing their environmental impacts and committing to sustainable outcomes. Climate Active is the Australian Government backed program that enables business to measure, manage and offset carbon emissions from their operations or products and services. Organisations can also apply the certification … Continue reading Climate Active
Thanks to RACV you now know what to do with your old child car safety seat
Car seats are vital for young children travelling in cars, but when they’re no longer needed [...]Continue Reading ...
Push for voluntary carbon offsets
The Clean Energy Regulator has announced a new initiative to publish an annual Corporate Emis [...]Continue Reading ...
Productivity Commission Inquiry into Repair
Repair is often raised as a potential contribution to waste reduction by way of extending pro [...]Continue Reading ...
Victorian Government Funding for Recycling
The Victorian Government is currently driving investment to facilitate research, expanding th [...]Continue Reading ...