Reconophalt road laid at the John Holland Maintenance Facility in Kangy Angy

John Holland paves the way with recycled roads.

John Holland and Plastic Police® collaborate on Australia-first sustainability initiative. Date: 3 July 2020 Soft plastics collected on this Central Coast infrastructure project have been recycled into roads for the same project in an Australia-first sustainability initiative. During the construction of Transport for NSW’s New Intercity Fleet Maintenance Facility in Kangy Angy, John Holland employees…

Photo: Perforated cardboard packaging (Source: Mastershread)

Reducing soft plastic use: A success story

Quarry Mining extracts value from waste Picture: The Mastershread HSM ProfiPack 425 in action at Quarry Mining, shredding cardboard to size. Plastic Police® participant Quarry Mining has implemented an innovative solution to help reduce soft plastic use within the business. The Hunter-based business manufactures and distributes steel products that were previously wrapped in plastic bubble…

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Dungog Shire Council

Dungog Shire Council offers a soft plastic drop off service for residents and businesses in the area. Soft plastics are turned into park benches for the community to enjoy. More information coming soon.

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Quest Apartments

Quest refurbished its Newcastle city apartments in July 2018, to create modern and stylised spaces for guests that look and feel like a home away from home. As part of its commitment to environmental sustainability, Quest …


Hunter Water

Hunter Water Corporation (Hunter Water) implemented the Plastic Police® program at its Honeysuckle Head Office in an effort to waste less and recycle more. The organisation is committed to environmental sustainability, with …

Belair Primary School students enjoy their new benches made from recycled plastics

Belair Public School

Belair Public School, based in Adamstown Heights NSW, is leading the way when it comes to sustainability and waste reduction. Inspired by the War on Waste TV Series, a group of students wrote a letter to their Principal wanting to take …