WATCH: The South Melbourne Market demonstrates their commitment to sustainability and circular economy by recycling hard plastic in large volumes.
As China's ban on importing recycling waste continues, the end of the recycling woes for Australia show no signs of relenting any time soon.
With China’s recent ban on recycling waste importation, Australia’s kerbside recycling systems could potentially collapse. Victoria and New South Wales’s masses of waste are quickly piling up.
After analysing the current cost of waste and cleaning, and calculating the savings based on 50 percent reduction of bin removal and cleaning, it was clear that the balers would be paid for in less than 18 months.