Last night, The Australian Circular Economy Hub (ACE Hub) and Diversified Communications Australia announced the winners of the 2023 ACE Awards, which recognises Australian organisations and individuals moving the needle towards a more circular and sustainable future in Australia and APAC by spreading awareness, innovating and implementing change.
Circularity principles have emerged as a crucial framework for rethinking how we design our economy in harmony with nature. This article explores the importance of measuring circularity, the associated challenges, and various methods and tools available to facilitate this critical endeavour.
In today's fast-paced world, electronic waste (e-waste) is a growing concern. E-waste, including discarded mobile phones, laptops, and other electronic devices, is one of the fastest-growing waste streams globally. The environmental challenges posed by e-waste are significant, from the improper disposal of hazardous materials to the depletion of valuable resources.
From a product certification perspective, there is a clear need to disrupt and renew our way of working with the manufacturing industries to bring them closer and shift the mindset and outcomes in our relationship with nature.
BINGO has reached a significant milestone in securing Department of Planning and Environment development approval for the Patons Lane Recycling Water Treatment Plant (RWTP) and Leachate Treatment Plant (LTP). This coincides with the reactivation of BINGO’s Patons Lane Landfill, which commenced operations on 3 July 2023.