The City of Melbourne is using plastic previously destined for landfill to resurface five prominent city streets.
A section of Victoria's iconic Great Ocean Road is being resurfaced using thousands of kilograms of recycled plastic car components as part of a trial.
Australia can significantly boost its domestic recycling by replacing virgin resources with recycled materials in road construction, according to a new report from the Australian Council of Recycling.
Downer has taken out the Large Business Category at this year's Victorian Premier’s Sustainability Awards.
To encourage the development of new ways to use material otherwise sent to landfill, the state government announced $1.6 million for research projects that create an end market for recycled materials.