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Kartaway Queensland Support Recycling Efforts And Environmental Gains

Our last blog looked at the Queensland government’s targets to reduce waste and their recognition of the universal trend towards recycling.  Australians are now committing to high levels of recycling.  When people understand how much energy can be saved through … Continue reading

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Queensland Government’s Waste Reduction & Recycling Targets Are Welcome

Kartaway welcomes the Queensland Government’s waste strategy targets to reduce waste going to landfill by 25% this year, representing 4.6 million tonnes, and 50% by 2020, representing 16.3million tonnes. Kartaway are leaders in recycling and waste management and support the … Continue reading

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Recycling Building Materials in Queensland

When you hire a skip or bin for building, renovations or rebuilding most building materials you put into the bin or skip can be recycled. Recycling Concrete Recycling concrete has many benefits.  For example, it saves on landfill, when used … Continue reading

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Kartaway Queensland Supplying Bins to Airport, School, Police Station and More

Kartaway Queensland has been helping out some interesting customers lately.  BSC Airport Systems for example who are carrying out works at the Brisbane International Airport, where old aerobridges are being removed and new ones are being installed on the tarmac.  … Continue reading

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Accused Murderer Linked to Tyre Stockpiling and Toxic Fire

Further to a recent blog about the concern the industry associations have regarding the recent removal of tyre storage from Queensland’s Department of Environment Environmentally Relevant Activities (ERAs) in the Environmental Protection Regulation, another fire caused by tyre stockpiling broke … Continue reading

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Waste Recycling Industry Association of Qld Awards

The Waste Recycling Industry Association of Queensland (WRIQ) held it’s first Awards Ceremony in June this year. The categories for the Awards were: Remanufacturing Innovation Next Generation Student Safe Driver/Plant Operator The Remanufacturing Award was won by Kennedy’s Timbers, based … Continue reading

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Queensland Waste Facilities Require Change To Protect Ratepayers & The Environment

Queensland has over 430 landfills and transfer stations servicing 4.6 million people in 73 local government areas, that’s about six facilities per local government.  And here’s the rub, due to a high variation in population across these areas some of … Continue reading

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