waste management

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...

Landfill extension application dumped by courts

Premium Content Landfill extension application dumped by courts

A decision by Ipswich City Council to reject an application to increase the...

Waste company responds to 100m dump rise concern

Premium Content Waste company responds to 100m dump rise concern

The public is being urged to have its say on the change

How Ipswich families have made $1.45 million in four months

Premium Content How Ipswich families have made $1.45 million in four months

Hint: it involves 14.5 million recycled plastic containers.

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.'

'Smoke stacks belching soot not an option for city': Council

Premium Content 'Smoke stacks belching soot not an option for city': Council

Greg Chemello lists the councils requirements for the project

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”

New plans to preserve council landfill

New plans to preserve council landfill

Recycled concrete used to build roads and preserve landfill

$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.

SUPER DUMP: State has power to assess new Ipswich landfill

Premium Content SUPER DUMP: State has power to assess new Ipswich landfill

Councillors asks for state government to 'deal with' application

Councillor quiet on dump expansion, calls for waste solution

Councillor quiet on dump expansion, calls for waste solution

Division three councillor Kerry Silver said no application was made.

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

NSW dump trucks destined for Queensland stopped, checked

NSW dump trucks destined for Queensland stopped, checked

Rubbish trucks target of crackdown on unlawful waste management

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

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

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