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April 2, 2021

The Circular Economy, the Australian Government, and Wastech’s Support

There is a serious problem in Australia when it comes to waste management. To really drive the point home, Australian consumers throw away around 3.1 million tonnes of food each year. When rotting food is thrown away, it ends up in landfill and turns into methane, a powerful greenhouse gas.[...]

March 15, 2021

The Circular Economy in the Modern World

Engineers are often tasked with discovering and designing solutions that accommodate for the rapidly growing population. However, in the modern world, a key challenge is building vital infrastructure using materials and resources that do not harm our planet. As we eat away at our limited resources at an alarming rate,[...]

March 10, 2021

Wastech appoints inaugural CEO to drive ongoing growth

Wastech Engineering, one of Australia’s leading providers of waste management and resource recovery solutions, has elevated Scott Russell to the newly-created position of CEO as the company looks to build on its rapid growth. Mr Russell joined Wastech in 2020 as General Manager after more than 25 years in the[...]

March 2, 2021

The Circular Economy and Environmental Stability – A Video Essay

There’s no doubt that the circular economy model is gaining traction, with a joint report from the CSIRO and KPMG in April 2020 suggesting Australia’s circular economy could deliver an economic benefit of $23 billion by 2025. Furthermore, the same report projected that an additional 17,000 full-time equivalent jobs will[...]

February 10, 2021

What Does Australian Corporate Leadership Look Like in 2021?

As one of the most tumultuous years on record recedes into the rear-vision mirror, Australia’s corporate players are looking at what remains of 2021 with a mixture of optimism and caution. With more than 25 million Australians to vaccinate and many of our principle trading partners still wracked by the[...]

February 2, 2021

Australian Manufacturing in 2021 – Building a Better Future

Wastech Engineering prides itself on being a forward thinking, progressive manufacturing firm. As part of that, we think it’s valuable to take the time to take stock of the industry and look towards what the next 12 months may bring for our sector. In the wake of 2020, we think[...]

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