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RMIT researchers develop tyre and rubble mix to make sustainable roads

Researchers at RMIT University have developed a new material that combines recycled building rubble and old rubber tyres to form a sustainable alternative for...

Coles celebrates Sustainability Week as more than 1 billion pieces of plastic saved from...

Media Release Coles has taken a major step towards its goal of becoming Australia’s most sustainable supermarket after diverting more than 1 billion pieces of...

Planning decision protects jobs at Narangba Innovation Precinct

Media Release Treasurer and Minister for Infrastructure and Planning Cameron Dick has signed off a Temporary Local Planning Instrument (TLPI) for Narangba Innovation Precinct (East)...

Packaging made from banana plants an a-peeling alternative

Media Release Biodegradable 'plastic' bags made out of banana plants sounds a bit...bananas, but a couple of UNSW researchers have found a way to do...

New 3D printing technique produces ‘living’ 4D materials

Media Release UNSW Sydney researchers have successfully merged 3D/4D printing with a chemical process to produce "living" resin, which has huge potential for fields as...

Circular solution reduces plastic waste in Australian wine industry

Media Release A vineyard drip tube recycling program in South Australia is proving the viability of the circular economy for an increasingly sustainable wine industry. The...

Coca-Cola Australia launches first television campaign promoting recycling

Media Release Television commercial to introduce the first ever Coca-Cola bottle made from 100% recycled plastic. Australia, Thursday, August 22 11.00AM: Coca-Cola Australia has today launched...

Recycling industry set to grow in Queensland

Media Release The Palaszczuk Government is committed to modernising waste management in Queensland, and has set a path forward for Queensland to grow the recycling...

We are wasting our waste — Media Release

We are wasting our waste, particularly our industrial waste, University of Sydney chemical engineering experts advise. Associate Professor Ali Abbas, Director of the Laboratory for Multiscale Systems at...

Terracycle: Australia has already joined the Cigarette Waste Brigade

Last week we wrote a story about the New Jersey-based recycling company TerraCycle Inc, which developed a program in 2012  to recycle discarded cigarette butts by...
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