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Aerofloat Australia achieves three ISO certifications

05 August, 2020 | Supplied by: Aerofloat (Australia) Pty Ltd

Wastewater treatment company Aerofloat Australia has achieved ISO standards certification for three of its integrated management systems.


Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo in Sydney this year

05 August, 2020 | Supplied by: Diversified Communications Australia

Discover the latest food and packaging waste technology, solutions and services at AWRE from 25–26 November at the ICC Sydney.


Dairy farmer taking the lead at Australian Organic

05 August, 2020

Organic dairy farmer Jane Campbell has been appointed as the interim director of the Australian Organic board, taking over from Leo Watling until his return.


Gluten-free barley honoured at Australian technology awards

03 August, 2020

Professor Michelle Colgrave from Edith Cowan University and CSIRO was awarded the ICM Agrifood Award for her ultralow-gluten barley discovery.


Bittersweet impact of COVID-19 on chocolate consumption

31 July, 2020

Global chocolate consumption has fallen in recent months due to COVID-19 restrictions, according to a report released by Rabobank.


Australian wines sales agreement with Canada

28 July, 2020

Australian and Canadian Governments have reached an agreement to remove discriminatory measures impeding Australian wine sales in Canadian provinces.


Qld lamb processor to upgrade its facilities

27 July, 2020

Elliott Agribusiness has received a government grant to refurbish its chilling and secondary processing facilities at its food processing plant in Roma.


Frozen finger lime market cracked with grant

23 July, 2020

The Qld Govt grant has helped a business buy equipment, enabling it to diversify from fresh only to frozen finger lime products for Australia and overseas.


AUSPACK returns in 2021 at Sydney Showground

23 July, 2020

AUSPACK provides an opportunity for members of the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries to experience world-class equipment, technology and solutions.


Qld squash hits sweet spot for Japan

16 July, 2020

Growers from Darling Downs, Queensland, have produced export-standard squash, opening the $108 million export market into Japan.


Council established to improve farm safety in Victoria

15 July, 2020

The Victorian Government has established a Farm Safety Council to provide advice on how to reduce accidents and deaths in the agricultural sector.


ACCC to enforce dairy code compliance

14 July, 2020 | Supplied by: Australian Competition & Consumer Commission

Dairy processors will face scrutiny from the ACCC following the introduction of a mandatory dairy code, to ensure their compliance with the code.


AIP hosts webinar on customised 3D printing in packaging

14 July, 2020 | Supplied by: Australian Institute of Packaging

The Australian Institute of Packaging will host a webinar about 'Power Product Packaging with 3D Printing' on 29 July, along with TCL Hofmann and Stratasys.


Packaging's role in food safety/integrity — webinar

14 July, 2020 | Supplied by: Australian Institute of Packaging

Informa Markets, supported by the AIP, will run a free webinar addressing the impact of COVID-19 on the role of packaging in food safety and food integrity.


Southern Cross University offers new course in organics

13 July, 2020

Southern Cross University is offering a Graduate Certificate in Organic Food and Nutrition, heralding a new era for the Australian organics industry.


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