Waste & Recycling as an Example of Green Economic Growth 2020-05-29 14:14:55 BLOG: Creating Economic Wealth from Emissions Reduction – A Case Study of Recycling MRA Consulting’s Mike Ritchie explains why he doesn’t buy the argument that reducing emissions means destroying jobs and the economy. Instead, it means growing jobs and economic wealth in different parts of the economy. read more ... Australian Federal Government Overhauling Procurement Rules to Favour Recycled Content 2020-05-15 13:57:55 Comment: Waste Management Facilities are Not the Same as Shopping Centres Esther Hughes, Principal Environmental Planner, MRA Consulting Group, argues that the Australian Federal government is to be congratulated for overhauling procurement rules to require recycled content in new building and civil works. read more ... COVID-19 Stimulus Measure Could Help Accelerate 100,000+ TPA Waste Projects 2020-05-01 15:09:59 BLOG: Fast Track for State Significant Developments Such as Waste Facilities in NSW In a bid to combat the economic downturn brought about by COVID-19, Rob Stokes, Minister for Planning and Public Spaces, has introduced the NSW Government's "Planning System Acceleration Program", MRA Consulting Group’s Esther Hughes explains. read more ... Statement from the Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia 2020-03-23 14:15:41 Coronavirus Advice for the Australian Waste & Recycling Industry The Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia has developed guidance to assist in providing direction to hospitals, aged, and health care providers managing COVID-19 affected materials, and to assist those who are managing waste. read more ... Six Year Programme to Boost Reuse & Recycling for C&I and C&D Waste 2020-03-18 10:52:25 IN-DEPTH: Circulate - Encouraging Circular Micro Economies in New South Wales In New South Wales the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is managing a six-year programme designed to support the recovery of C&I and C&D waste. read more ... Opportunity for Australian Farmers to Cash in on Compost 2019-11-28 14:11:01 Virginia Brunton Introduces Compost for Carbon Webinars MRA Principal Consultant, Virginia Brunton explains that with Australian soils being particularly poor, applying compost is a win-win method for increasing the amount of organic matter retained. read more ... Quick Move from Take, Make, Landfill Needed 2019-09-17 16:35:10 BLOG: Mike Ritchie’s Actions for a Circular Economy Circular Economy (CE) could be transformative. Transforming an economy from linear consumption to circular materials flow including redesign, recovery, reuse, repurposing, is just that – transformative. MRA Consulting’s Mike Ritchie argues that the sooner we move from “Take, Make, Landfill” the better. read more ...
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