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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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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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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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Disposal of Waste Tyres and Tyre Stockpiling a Problem in Queensland

Tyre stockpiling has become a problem once again since March, when Queensland’s Department of Environment removed tyre storage from its list of Environmentally Relevant Activities (ERAs) in the Environmental Protection Regulation. Industry Associations such as the Waste Recycling Industry Association … Continue reading

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Rod McDonald New Sunshine Coast Regional Manager for Waste Management Company

Kartaway Queensland Waste Management Company are glad to welcome their new Sunshine Coast Regional Manager, Rod McDonald who has 25 years experience in the horticultural, landscaping and construction industries. During that time he established effective communication channels and successful relationships … Continue reading

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Kartaway Queensland Management & Staff

Kartaway Queensland is ably headed up by State Manager, Blair O’Brien. Based at the Brisbane office, Blair commenced with Kartaway (QLD) Pty Ltd in August 2011. With his strong focus on staff and team development he has established a cohesive … Continue reading

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