Re-thinking recycling

Re-thinking recycling

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Special Features//July 16, 2020

The road construction industry has long played its part to investigate the use of recycled products in projects. Infrastructure Victoria’s recommendations for a $1 billion overhaul of the waste sector in the state are hoped to progress this work further, while creating 5000 jobs and increasing regional recycling

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One million tonnes under threat: Alex Fraser

One million tonnes under threat: Alex Fraser

Posted in Latest News, Special Features//November 12, 2019

For decades, Alex Fraser has supplied the road construction sector with sustainable materials for major projects and municipal works. Now, one million tonnes of resources made from recyclables are at risk of ending up in landfill, with Alex Fraser’s Clarinda facility at risk of closing.

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Victoria announces $1.6M for recycling research projects

Victoria announces $1.6M for recycling research projects

Posted in Latest News//October 08, 2019

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.

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Researchers develop concrete solution for recycled glass

Researchers develop concrete solution for recycled glass

Posted in Latest News//July 02, 2019

Deakin School of Engineering researchers have found ground waste glass can be used as a substitute for sand when making polymer concrete. 

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Boral uses four recycled materials in Perth street

Boral uses four recycled materials in Perth street

Posted in Latest News//June 11, 2019

Boral, a major Australian construction and building materials supplier, has constructed a suburban street in Perth using four recycled

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Major Victorian recycler opens sustainable asphalt and glass plants

Major Victorian recycler opens sustainable asphalt and glass plants

Posted in Latest News//May 31, 2019

Roads and Infrastructure Magazine attended the opening of the glass and asphalt plants which are an exciting development for Victoria's circular

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