Totally recyclable paint
Used and unwanted paint is commonly sent to landfill. The incorrect disposal of paint can lead to environmental contamination as […]
CSIRO’s report, Advanced recycling technologies to address Australia’s plastic waste evaluates advanced recycling pathways to convert plastic waste into valuable resources to […]
One million tonnes of Australia’s annual plastic consumption is single-use plastic such as that used in food packaging. One of […]
The ‘circular economy’ is a term used to describe a system for an economy that is restorative and regenerative by […]
Insects as bio-transformers
Ever wondered what happens to plastic consumed by insects? We are carrying out research to investigate how insects such as […]
Sprayable biodegradable agricultural mulch
We have developed an environmentally-friendly, sprayable biodegradable polymer membrane product that can help farmers produce more during harvest, on the same land area, while using less water, nutrients and agrochemicals.
The use of plastic materials has spread to all industries and manufactured products given their outstanding mechanical properties, malleability, thermal […]
We are applying a range of solutions to identify where, when, how and why waste is lost to the environment.
Our research aims to support Australia’s National Waste Policy Targets of 80% resource recovery rate and significantly increase the use […]