Across Sydney, 16 metropolitan councils have joined forces to recycle nearly 100 million glass containers yearly into local roads. This marks the largest local government led procurement of recycled materials for road building in NSW.
Road works on Walsh Road in Warrnambool, from Ragland Parade to Bradley Street, have used around 60,000 locally recycled glass bottles and jars.
A new glass additive bin at Alex Fraser’s Clarinda recycling facility is boosting its reprocessing capability by 40,000 tonnes a year and has the capacity to double that production annually.
Sustainability Victoria has announced Alex Fraser's Clarinda recycling facility is amoun 13 recipients of the Victorian Government's $4.67 million Resource Recovery Infrastructure
Metro Trains Melbourne recently altered their specifications to include the use of recycled materials.
ACT Minister for Roads Chris Steel has announced the start of the state government’s annual resurfacing program in October, which includes the trial of a material composed of recycled glass and soft plastics.