Green Industries SA - funded projects

Since 2016 Green Industries SA has provided more than $13.6 million in funding to build and improve waste, recycling and resource recovery equipment and infrastructure.

2016-17 infrastructure grants

Project description

Funds allocated

Plastic Granulating Services

Plastic shredder

$300,000

U Pull It

Vehicle dismantling

$300,000

NAWMA

Materials Recovery Facility

$300,000

Peats Soil

Contaminated organics management

$150,000

CBS Bins

Mixed waste transfer station (Willaston)

$300,000

Clare Valley Waste

Materials Recovery Facility upgrades and organics pad

$299,696

Foodbank SA

Food salvage and refrigeration

$168,350

Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority

Material handler – Goolwa Waste and Recycling Depot

$24,000

BSH Waste Solutions

Resource recovery centre, Roxby Downs

$141,710

VISY Recycling

Optical sorting upgrade

$240,050

East Waste

Robotic arm collection vehicle bin weighing mechanism

$58,500

Ceduna Recycling

Horizontal grinder (timber)

$110,000

Adelaide Hills Recycling

Ballistic separator

$150,000

City of Charles Sturt

Beverley transfer station

$150,000

DC Copper Coast

Autobaler - Wallaroo

$33,225

DC Ceduna

Transfer station upgrades

$20,000

Finding Workable Solutions

Heathfield 'Salvage & Save' shed

$101,340

City of Mount Gambier

Salvage yard

$150,000

Rural City of Murray Bridge

Street sweepings pad

$35,839

 

 

 

2017-18 infrastructure grants

Project description

Funds allocated

Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority

In-vessel composting for Kangaroo Island

$150,000

Mid Murray Council

Bowhill transfer station

$47,600

Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority

Kangaroo Island baler (Kingscote)

$83,500

DC Elliston

Resource recovery centre

$70,000

DC Streaky Bay

Salvage shed

$16,600

DC Lower Eyre Peninsula

Mobile baler

$32,250

SKM Industries Pty Ltd

Material Recovery Facility

$300,000

Jeffries Group

Organic granulated fertiliser project

$272,500

Peats Group Ltd

Recovery of organics from packaged waste

$150,000

Peats Group Ltd

Resource recovery facility (Upper Spencer Gulf)

$300,000

SKM Industries Pty Ltd

Plastic recycling facility

$300,000

Polybags Pty Ltd

Manufacturing bio plastics in SA

$145,000

SA Group Enterprises

E-waste and mattress recycling

$150,000

Reclaim PV

Pyrolysis furnace to recycle photovoltaic panels

$79,000

VISY Recycling

Optimised glass recovery and recycling

$225,000

Agricycling

Recycling agricultural plastics

$150,000

Trident Plastics Pty Ltd

Plastic recycling and palletisation plant

$150,000

Adelaide Hills Recycling Pty Ltd

Ballistic separator

$150,000

 

 

 

2018-19 infrastructure grants

Project description

Funds allocated

Northern Areas Waste Management Authority

Recycled paper into Australian market

$250,000

Recycled Plastics Australia

Twin screw extruder pelletiser rigid plastics

$500,000

YCA Recycling

Plastic granulating

$301,450

Wastek Pty Ltd

Plastic granulator for e-waste

$100,000

Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority

Goolwa Waste and Recycling Depot – baler

$135,000

Green Triangle Recyclers

Materials Recovery Facility upgrade, Mt Gambier

$424,750

Mid Murray Council

Plastic Recycling bins and signage for transfer stations

$10,267

Eco Waste Solutions

Materials Recovery Facility upgrade and trommel

$202,000

U Pull It

End-of-life vehicle recycling centre

$357,500

VISY Recycling

Equipment to improve paper quality

$247,050

VISY Recycling

Equipment to improve glass quality

$244,579

Netafim Australia Pty Ltd

Polywinders for irrigation pipe

$20,000

Environ Tec SE Pty Ltd

Compactor and skips for transport efficiency

$97,879

Ween Rd Bottle & Can Depot, Pooraka

Baler

$45,100

Veolia Environmental Services

Transfer station and salvage and save shed, Whyalla

$250,000

Golden Grove Recycling

Cardboard baler

$35,000

Newton Bottle Yard

Cardboard baler

$24,656

 

 

 

2018-19 infrastructure grants (round 2)

Project description

Funds allocated

Peats Soil & Garden Supplies (Willunga/ Brinkley)

Laser sorting for compost

$300,000

NAWMA (Edinburgh Park)

Autonomous robotics

$500,000

NAWMA

Future proofing Materials Recovery Facility

$500,000

NAWMA

Glass fines recovery

$500,000

Adelaide Hills Region Waste Mgt Authority

Forklift

$20,000

PVC Separation Systems

Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) separation and recycling plant

$500,000

Southern Cott Recycling

Plastic granulating

$54,100

Supreme Skips

Skip bin sorting facility

$97,000

Pooraka Ween Road Bottle & Can

Canopy, stillages and rotating forklift head

$42,000

Salvation Army

Collection vehicle

$208,795

 

 

 

2018-19 infrastructure grants (round 3)

Project description

Funds allocated

CMA Ecocycle

Installation of lamp processing equipment for light globe recycling

$250,000

Copper Coast Council

Material handler (excavator with finger grabs) to enhance resource recovery

$45,000

Electronic Recyclers Australia

e‑waste cages and conveyors for increased sorting capacity

$250,000

Mastec Pty Ltd

HDPE (plastic) reprocessing facility to shred and wash and pelletise (recycle) old bins

$500,000

Sims Metal Management

Advanced metal sorters (robots to sort residual metals)

$500,000

Polybags Pty Ltd

Extruder and production facility for compostable films (Bioplastics)

$500,000

Suez ResourceCo Alternative Fuels Pty Ltd

Equipment to screen and separate under-sized material

$500,000

Van Schaiks Organics Soils Pty Ltd

Picking station and compost pad to increase processing capability at existing facility

$500,000

2017-18 Recycle Right® grants

Project description

Funds allocated

Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority

Bin tagging and auditing

$20,000

Barossa Regional Procurement Group

Design and development of communications materials 

$20,000

City of Whyalla/Cleanaway

Design and development of communications materials 

$9,125

City of Campbelltown

Bin tagging and auditing

$5,140

Limestone Coast LGA

Design and development of communications materials 

$8,250

Adelaide Hills Waste Management Authority

Bin tagging and auditing

$15,850

City of Charles Sturt

Development of online  recycling videos

$17,500

City of Tea Tree Gully

Design and development of communications materials

$20,000

DC Yankalilla

Design and development of communications materials

$8,731.25

RC Murray Bridge

Design and development of communications materials

$3,750

 

 

 

2017-18 Shared fabrication space grants

Project description

Funds allocated

SA Makers Inc

Establish a Makerspace in the Adelaide CBD

$300,000

Mount Pleasant Men's Shed

Equipment, internal dust extractor

$29,000

 

 

 

2016-19 Resource Efficiency and Productivity (REAP) Grants

Project Description

Funds Allocated

Southern Free Range

Resource efficiency assessment focused on energy management solutions

 $17,600

Southern Barn

Resource efficiency assessment focused on energy management solutions

 $11,900

Temple Bruer

Strategy to Achieve Carbon Neutrality without buying carbon credits, and kick-start funding

 $20,000

Little Bang Brewing Company

Water efficiency assessment and kick-start funding for waste water treatment plant

 $16,000

Westfield Marion (Scentre Group)

Water mapping and efficiency assessment, and kick-start funding for smart metering

 $12,775

Section 28 cheese

Resource productivity assessment and kick-start funding for a new milk heating system

 $15,000

Balco

Future Energy Project - Energy Diagnostic, and kick-start funding for a lighting upgrade

 $20,000

Kingston Estate (vineyards)

Energy audit and detailed technical feasibility study of energy management solutions

 $ 8,000

Monroe Australia

Energy efficiency assessment

 $10,000

Orora Fibre Packaging

Energy efficiency assessment and kick-start funding for upgrade of compressed air delivery system

 $20,000

Pernod Ricard Winemakers

Biogas feasibility study and pilot plant project

 $14,840

 

 

 

2016-19 Valuing Business Waste

Project Description

Funds Allocated

Adelaide Airport

Cost Analysis of compostable food service ware

 $ 4,357

Frewville Foodland

Waste Management and Resource Recovery Project

 $14,120

Endeavour Drinks Group

Waste and Recycling Performance Assessments - BWS and Dan Murphy's Stores in SA

 $15,000

Vinpac International and Dorrien Estate Wines

Waste and Recycling Performance Assessment

 $15,000

Adelaide Airport

Waste assessment and development of operational waste management plans

 $ 7,382

City of Adelaide

Sustainable Events Roadmap and Guide

 $25,000

University of Adelaide

Green Lab Waste and Recycling Audit

 $ 4,535

Wine Industry

Scoping Study - organic waste management solutions

 $17,930

Events and Venues

Tools to complement Waste Minimisation Guide

 $  8,860

Residential aged care

Review of Waste Management Practices

 $23,034

 

 

 

2016-2019 Lead-Educate-Assist-Promote (LEAP) Grants

Project Description

Funds Allocated

Christian Schools Association

Sustainability Program - assessments of waste, energy, water for member schools

 $45,200

Caravan Parks Association of SA Inc

Sustainability for Caravan Parks in SA - assessments of waste, energy, water for member parks

 $47,000

Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA)

Extension program: Better Practice Guide for Waste Management in Aged Care Facilities

 $29,960

SA Wine Industry Association (SAWIA)

Energy Efficiency Demand Management for the Wine Industry - report and extension

 $45,360

Business SA

Untapped Power Masterclass Program - energy management support

 $ 9,480

Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA)

Better Practice Guide for Waste Management in Aged Care Facilities - guide development

 $47,997

SA Wine Industry Association (SAWIA)

Lean Production for Wineries Program 2015-16, mentoring for wineries to implement lean practices

$32,950

Dairy SA

The Whey Forward for Niche Dairy Processors - feasibility study of options for waste whey

 $25,000

Motor Traders Association (MTA)

Go For Green - information package for members

 $17,470

 

 

 

Trade Waste Initiative 2016-2019

Project Description

Funds Allocated

Resource productivity assessments for 28 businesses

Assessments identified and prioritised opportunities to improve trade waste (wastewater) management, along with opportunities to improve other resource (water, energy, waste) and production efficiencies.

$244,798

Barossa Fine Foods

Staged trade waste treatment upgrade and improved water efficiency

 $141,352

Vili's Cakes

Water efficient dishwasher and improved trade waste treatment

 $136,360

Robern Menz

Biological trade waste treatment upgrade

 $103,333

Australian Bight Seafood

Trade waste treatment upgrade allowing connection to sewer network

 $16,292

MBL Proteins

Multiple water efficiency improvements and enhanced trade waste treatment

 $271,850

Macro Meats

Engineered up-stream process change paired with trade waste treatment upgrade

 $208,499

Beerenberg Farm

Upstream cleaner production changes paired with trade waste treatment upgrade

 $225,760

Pirate Life Brewing

Waste avoiding CIP system in tandem with state of the art trade waste treatment at new brewery

 $300,000

Safcol Australia

Upgrade to more energy, water and wastewater efficient sterilisation equipment

 $300,000

Lobethal Food Processors Pty Ltd / Thomas Foods

Upgrade of onsite wastewater infrastructure to improve trade waste treatment and increase processing capacity of the site

 $300,000

Australian Pure Fruits

Detailed design and installation of improved trade waste screening and separation system

 $165,000

International Tastes

Upstream cleaner production changes paired with water efficiency and trade waste treatment improvements

 $172,772

San Remo

Trade waste treatment improvements for improved control of pH, grease and instantaneous flow levels

 $251,295

Tony's Tuna

Infrastructure to consolidate wastewater streams and for onsite capture and rescue of defrost water to reduce volume and load of trade waste entering the sewer

 $173,060

Spring Gully Foods

Upgrade of wastewater treatment infrastructure, segregation of high-strength liquor, and flooring upgrade to reduce volume and load of trade waste entering the sewer

 $300,000

Mori Seafood

Purchase and installation of new buffering and screening system to consolidate wastewater for improved treatment

 $39,100

Dinko Tuna

Installation of trade waste treatment plant to facilitate connection to SA Water sewer network

 $150,000

 

2016-19 total funding

 

$19,374,853.25