At the 2019 Federal Election waste and recycling made the national agenda as markets declined overseas and faltered domestically.
The pandemic has no doubt seen great health impacts across several industries, communities and business sectors.
As Northern Ireland continues to be a major player in the materials handling market, Unearthed speaks with key stakeholders about the role equipment ingenuity can play in Australia’s circular economy transition.
Lytx, the world leader in video telematics systems, has recently updated its award winning Driver Safety Program, commonly known as DriveCam, with a world first Machine Vision and Artificial Intelligence algorithm.
The Australian Government has recently announced $4 million in seed funding to aid in creating a new independent entity that will be responsible for driving food waste reduction in Australia.
With a growing demand for renewable, reliable and alternative baseload power, there has been a call for national agreement between states and territories in addressing the role energy from waste plays in solving Australia’s waste problems.
The fire and health risks from lithium-ion batteries are accelerating in recycling operations worldwide at a near runaway rate.
In Australia, nearly four million people experience food insecurity. And if that figure isn’t a reflection of a growing crisis, well consider this; over five million tonnes of perfectly good food ends ups in landfill every year. Yep, five million tonnes!