Sustainable Future Newsroom

Find the latest Cleanaway news and waste industry updates on this page. Featuring the most comprehensive range of solids, liquids, healthcare and industrial waste services in action, in-depth coverage of the latest resource recovery technologies, behind-the-scenes looks at treatment and processing capabilities, people profiles and more.


A foot in the door: From Cleanaway interns to Resource Recovery Officers

Following their success in Cleanaway's internship program Abiola Ishola and Tu Thach were offered permanent roles as resource recovery officers.
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Colleen Watson – finding recycling opportunities for healthcare waste

Resource Recovery Officer Colleen Watson speaks about extending the life of hospital plastics ahead of her presentation at the Waste 2021 ...
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Perth MRF: Setting a new standard for safe, sustainable recycling

The $26 million Perth MRF has the capacity to process over half of commingled recycling from residents and customers across Western ...
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Reusing kerbside glass: sustainability in action

Cleanaway’s Engineering team has been researching new ways to beneficially reuse glass from kerbside recycling particularly in construction projects ...
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Cleanaway reopens Perth Material Recovery Facility

Cleanaway officially opened the Perth Material Recovery Facility (Perth MRF) to grow recycling capacity in Western Australia (WA).
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Resource Recovery

Waste export ban drives onshore recycling

To recover as much material as possible for recycling, Cleanaway has been working closely with the Federal Government to ensure ...
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