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The Monthly Waste Management News Roundup - April 2019

Here's our waste management news roundup for April 2019

  • Green waste bins have now rolled out to all of Canberra
  • NSW's most advanced beverage recycling centre in Granville launched
  • Grants for waste and recycling infrastructure allocated
  • Fuji Xerox opens Eco Manufacturing Centre
  • ACT proposes single-use plastic ban. 
  • Tyre recyclers Toowoomba plant receives environmental green light
  • Container deposit site to open in Queensland's Hervey Bay.

The Monthly Waste Management News Roundup - May 2019

Here's our waste management news roundup for May 2019

  • City of  Yarra to trial kerbside glass collection
  • Single-use plastic bottles now banned by Zoos Victoria
  • New composting and renewable energy site opened in SA.
  • Qantas operates world's first zero waste flight
  • Onkaparinga Council to introduce fornightly green bin collection 
  • Cleanaway trials electric waste collection
  • Coles to start selling 'ugly' fruit and vegetables at reduced prices
  • Newly opened Waste treatment plant in Melbourne to process 120,000              tonnes of waste per year 
  • Melbourne can expect more electric waste collection vehicles making                rounds

The Monthly Waste Management News Roundup - June 2019

Here's our waste management news roundup for June 2019

  • New glass recycling plant to process one billion glass bottles annually
  • Downer opens soft plastics asphalt plant in Lake Macquarie
  • Single-use items to be phased out of Sydney venues and events
  • Woolworths implements food waste diversion programs in 100% of its              supermarkets
  • Deakin researchers develop concrete solution for recycled glass
  • Scientists repurposes waste into recyclable plastics
  • Single-use plastic bags banned across Victoria from November 1
  • Aldi announces new packaging commitments
  • Coca-Cola produces Australia's first recycled carbonated soft drink bottle

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