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SKM's market share claim questioned

Recycler SKM's claim it receives 400,000 tonnes of Victorian recyclables a year might not be accurate, and a major tender for Melbourne's kerbside recyclables could provide medium-term relief if the company stopped trading.

EPA uses radar-equipped drone to find buried waste

EPA Victoria chief executive Cathy Wilkinson says a drone fitted with ground-penetrating radar aided its 'needle in a haystack' search for chemical waste buried on a large property.

Court case launched against mega-landfill

Two development companies have launched an appeal after Cleanaway won a tribunal dispute over expansion plans for Victoria's largest landfill.

Waste levy starts to bite

Waste transfers from NSW to Queensland dropped markedly in June, ahead of the July start of Queensland's waste levy, data obtained by Footprint shows.

EPA again orders SKM facility to stop accepting waste

EPA Victoria today ordered SKM to stop accepting material at one of its Melbourne recycling facilities, alleging it had failed to comply with the state's waste management policy.

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