Bulletin - September 2017

Bulletin

EPA announces NSW draft resource recovery strategy
Safety blitz on risks of structural collapse

EPA announces NSW draft resource recovery strategy

The EPA has released the draft NSW Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Strategy 2017-2021 for public comment. The strategy proposes a target for diverting waste from landfill to 75% by 2021. The strategy has been developed to assist councils and waste industry participants to understand the expected increase in waste streams and how to plan to ensure infrastructure is available. Comments close 20 November 2017. More

Safety blitz on risks of structural collapse

WorkSafe inspectors will be focusing on the risks of structural collapse during construction work after several incidents in recent months. Inspectors will be raising awareness as well as providing practical information and guidance during site visits. More