IGA announced the launch of IGA Food Waste Calculator, a tool which helps Australian shoppers understand the impact of their wasted food on resources including money, water and energy, in partnership...

Last Friday April 27 2018 in Melbourne, a meeting of the state and federal environment minsters resolved that all packaging would be 100% recyclable, reusable or compostable in Australia by 2025. Australia...

Coca-Cola is “fundamentally reshaping” its approach to packaging globally with plans to collect and recycle the equivalent of 100 per cent of its packaging by 2030. The recycling goal is the centrepiece...

Australians are collectively wasting $9.6 billion on food each year according to new research released by RaboDirect. In a survey of 2,300 people aged between 16 and 65, the RaboDirect Food & Farming...

A University of Melbourne scientist and his research team have found a way to recycle the large amount of milk left over from making Greek yoghurt. According to lead researcher, Dr George Chan, it takes...

Australia’s biggest supermarket chain Woolworths is promoting its ‘Odd Bunch’ vegetable range in a new television advertising campaign. The ‘Odd Bunch’ is what Woolworths is calling the odd-shaped...

Brisbane inventor turns food factory waste into free fuel A Brisbane inventor has developed an ‘environmentally friendly’, modular system of turning food factory waste such as fruit, vegetables, bakery...

Government approvals fast-track Sustainable Farms glass-house project An ‘Australian-first’ enterprise using recycled timber to create energy to support fresh food production, planned for a site at...

Crops like cauliflower could benefit from the use of human urine as fertiliser Urine could be successfully recycled to fertilise crops according to University of Sydney civil engineering researchers who...

Water won't go to waste at foodpro 2014 Leaders in water, waste and energy solutions across food processing and agriculture, CST Waterwaste Solutions, will showcase the latest in wastewater and green...