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Business urged to prepare now for new Victorian requirements

Now that Victoria has revealed its new draft environmental regulations, companies should check for compliance gaps and ensure their contracts appropriately assign responsibilities, according to MinterEllison partner Joshua Dellios.

Chemicals bill to introduce $6.4m maximum fine

Prompted by the discovery of high-risk chemical waste stockpiles, the Victorian government will today introduce a dangerous goods bill with a new maximum penalty of $6.4 million.

Good planning crucial for waste to energy

Waste to energy technology is gaining traction, but plant capacity and location must be carefully planned, according to sustainability officials and waste industry experts.

Victoria's waste crisis: Cleanaway acquires SKM debt

In a move that will determine what happens to nearly all recycling infrastructure owned by SKM businesses, waste company Cleanaway has become the biggest lender to the group and appointed a receiver.

South Australia achieves record landfill diversion rate

South Australia diverted more than 83% of waste material from landfill and recycled the vast bulk of it in the state, says the first state-wide survey conducted since China restricted imports of recyclables.

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