waste management

‘I can taste it’: Fire pours toxic smoke on evacuated homes

Premium Content ‘I can taste it’: Fire pours toxic smoke on evacuated homes

Photos show source of toxic smoke in Caravonica, Lake Placid

DEVELOPMENT: Second weighbridge for regional dump

Premium Content DEVELOPMENT: Second weighbridge for regional dump

Gladstone Regional Council, with the help of Councillor Rick Hansen, has announced...

Explosives and chickens: Mackay trash risking lives

Premium Content Explosives and chickens: Mackay trash risking lives

Why was a live chicken thrown in the trash? Garbage collectors pick through...

Meet the Gympie businessman turning plastics to prosthetics

Premium Content Meet the Gympie businessman turning plastics to prosthetics

'There isn't a business in Gympie that shouldn't be doing this.'

Council staff member's $25,000 trip for waste tips

Premium Content Council staff member's $25,000 trip for waste tips

Lessons to be learned from international zero waste study tour

City to become Brisbane’s rubbish dump

Premium Content City to become Brisbane’s rubbish dump

The state’s capital should take responsibility for its own “crap”

$2523 to curb wheelie bin kerb dawdlers

$2523 to curb wheelie bin kerb dawdlers

New local law could see dawdlers fined for not bringing in bin

'Filthy' dumping a sore subject for Cooloola Cove resident

'Filthy' dumping a sore subject for Cooloola Cove resident

The woman is "sick of contacting council” about the issue.

Dump truck tracker says levy is rubbish's only rival

Dump truck tracker says levy is rubbish's only rival

Government investigates to address 'unnecessary' rubbish dumping

Acid emergency as 'cloudy vapours' rose from rubbish bin

Acid emergency as 'cloudy vapours' rose from rubbish bin

Safety praise for council workers after dump acid scare

State-of-the-art pollutant trap to protect our waterways

State-of-the-art pollutant trap to protect our waterways

THE trap will cut down the amount of rubbish entering Auckland Creek

'Can't understand': Gladstone ratepayers to pay $174K bill

'Can't understand': Gladstone ratepayers to pay $174K bill

Last financial year there were 116 reports of illegal dumping ...

CBD dumps the wheelie bin in high-tech trash revolution

CBD dumps the wheelie bin in high-tech trash revolution

Say goodbye to early-morning pyjama runs to get the bins out

Cash clash as Maryborough looks at rubbish deal

Cash clash as Maryborough looks at rubbish deal

Major imbalance in spending between Maryborough and Hervey Bay

DUMPED: 26 jobs in limbo at Gladstone tips

DUMPED: 26 jobs in limbo at Gladstone tips

Hard fought jobs of long-term unemployed in question

City wants to build roads from recycled plastic bottles

City wants to build roads from recycled plastic bottles

The city that to build roads from recycled plastic bottles

It's complicated: Council abandons waste tender

It's complicated: Council abandons waste tender

Council abandons tender because it was too complicated

Council drops charge for disposal of small rubbish loads

Council drops charge for disposal of small rubbish loads

Council drops charge for disposal of small rubbish loads

Council hands out free litter bags to cut down rubbish

Council hands out free litter bags to cut down rubbish

Council handing out free litter bags to cut down on rubbish

Plenty to do on Clean Up Australia Day

Plenty to do on Clean Up Australia Day

Plenty to do on Clean Up Australia Day

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