Sustainability Victoria has awarded the Australian Road Research Board (ARRB) and OmniGrip Direct $81,000 in funding for a project to see recycled crushed glass can be used to provide safer, more skid resistant roads.
Buy Recycled, is Sustainability Victoria's new online directory, launched to feature Victorian products containing recycled content.
The Australian Road Research Board has been awarded a $200,000 grant to trial recycled crushed glass in asphalt on local roads.
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
In a Victorian first trial, a 200-metre long concrete footpath made with 199,000 recycled glass and plastic bottles has been laid in Hoppers Crossing. Sustainability Victoria partnered with Swinburne University of Technology to develop the new method of pavement construction, with funding from the Victorian
Councils are using plastic bags and soft plastic packaging as a sustainable alternative to virgin polymers for bitumen binder to construct longer lasting roads.