Australia needs to start recycling and reusing its own waste, says industry struggling under China’s ban

Australia needs to start recycling and reusing its own waste, says industry struggling under China’s ban

Updated April 15, 2018 13:32:28 Photo: About 30 per cent of Australia’s recyclable waste is exported to China. (Glyn Jones) The waste industry has reached crisis point several months into the Chinese waste ban, and stakeholders want immediate action. The industry is calling for assistance to help it transition to …

Quiz: What do you know about waste and recycling? Test your knowledge

Quiz: What do you know about waste and recycling? Test your knowledge

Updated April 08, 2018 15:36:18 It turns out many Australians are still confused about what can and can’t be recycled. From what you should recycle to our biggest waste contributors, test your general knowledge with this quick quiz. Topics: recycling-and-waste-management, environment, australia First posted April 08, 2018 15:23:53 Source link