About AWRE

Combining an industry-class exhibition with a leading free education program and unrivalled networking opportunities, AWRE is the most important waste management expo in the region.

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Exhibit with Us

Exhibiting at AWRE connects you directly with key decision makers from some of Australia’s most notable commercial, industrial and municipal organisations.

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Towards Zero Landfill

AWRE has the ambition to send just 5% of our waste to Iandfill to honour our Towards Zero Landfill pledge. With the help of the ICC Sydney and other event partners, we’re closer than ever to making it a reality.

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At a vital time for the waste and recycling industry, AWRE is honoured to bring the industry together to facilitate action and discussion around available solutions and waste market opportunities, and to attract such a high calibre visiting audience.

This year’s event delivered the strongest event in our nine-year history with record visitor numbers presented with the industry's greatest product showcase addressing waste management challenges.

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Product Categories


The collection and transportation of waste is often the first link in the supply chain. Feel the power of the latest truck and vehicle models which keep the industry moving.


Waste is a growing issue across the planet and it starts with the safe and responsible disposal of waste. No matter what the size, source the latest waste containers to support your company’s needs.

Food & Organics

Global food loss and waste amounts to between one third and one half of all food produced. Find the latest solutions to divert organic waste from landfill and reduce waste disposal costs.

Software & Services

Technological innovation in the waste and recycling industry is a driver for future success. Explore software and services to keep your business operating efficiently now and into the future.

Machinery & Equipment

A successful waste management operation demands the best equipment. Discover the latest machinery and equipment providing the backbone to the industry.

Alternative Waste Technologies

There is a growing need for the development of new technologies that recover resource from waste. Discover new and emerging alternative technologies for your business.


eWaste is being sent to landfill at three times the rate of general waste. Find tailored solutions to safely and responsibly collect, recover and recycle your eWaste.

Waste Management

Businesses today are focused on reducing waste management costs whilst committing to environmental sustainability. Find the right partner to manage all your waste and recycling needs.

Industry News

Oct 8, 2018

Waste not, want not

When it comes to recycling our waste, Australians lead the world in many areas. For example, when it comes to newspaper recycling there is no other nation that does it better than us.

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