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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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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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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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Queensland Waste Management – A Novel Approach

Queensland does not have the overcrowding problems that the city of Sydney are experiencing and therefore not quite the same problems with overflowing rubbish in city residential areas.  It was so severe in one inner suburb of Sydney that the … Continue reading

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Have You Liked Kartaway Queensland Facebook To Win A Skip Bin?

Have you liked Kartaway Queensland on Facebook?  You can win a FREE 3m skip bin if you are one of the first 400 ‘likes’ on the page.  Just go to the Kartaway Queensland Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kartaway-Queensland/117789101753492 click on  ‘Like’ at … Continue reading

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