Correction: Certain items relating to single-use plastics ban in Victoria commences 1 Feb 2023

From 1 February 2023 (not 2022, as reported in AEBN National ENW e-news 18-25 April 2022 edition), the Victorian Government…[Read More]

NSW single-use plastics ban – effective 1 June 2022

As a reminder, from 1 June 2022, NSW will ban lightweight plastic bags.  Other single-use plastic bans will phase-out the…[Read More]

Drink importer fined under laws that govern NSW Container Deposit Scheme

A drink importer that repeatedly failed to comply with NSW packaging legislation requirements is the first NSW company to be…[Read More]

Site and construction waste responsibilities for developers, builders and site owners

EPA Victoria is advising all builders and land developers that they play a part in managing waste on their construction…[Read More]

Warning to businesses: Waste company fined $600,000 for failing to immediately notify NSW EPA of pollution incident

A waste company in NSW has been convicted and fined more than $600,000 in the NSW Land and Environment Court…[Read More]

NSW University cops $61,000 fine for radiation breach

The NSW Land and Environment Court has fined a University in NSW a total of $61,000 in relation to the…[Read More]

Single-use plastics exemption application considerations

The WA Department of Water and Environmental Regulation have released an application form for single-use plastics exemptions for organisations and…[Read More]

Statement on Landfill Gas (Generation) Method: Released

The Clean Energy Regulator has released the Emissions Reduction Assurance Committee’s (ERAC’s) statement on the Landfill Gas (Generation) method.The statement…[Read More]

Victorian draft Regulations to ban single-use plastic items for Victoria: Comment sought

From 1 February 2023, the Victorian Government will ban from sale and supply in Victoria single-use plastic straws, plates, cutlery,…[Read More]

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: For Victorian businesses to develop and commercialise new uses for recycled material

Sustainability Victoria has announced a $5 million support package under the Recycling Victoria Markets Acceleration Fund for Victorian businesses, research…[Read More]

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