Stephen Mitchell Associates

+61 2 8006 8850

PO Box 309
Earlwood NSW 2206
AUSTRALIA

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Timber Waste Management & Recycling

When it comes to managing and recycling timber waste and resource recovery, the answers are changing as regulations and the market moves towards a more circular economy and product stewardship approach. You need the right information to make informed decisions. 

We help businesses to rethink waste management and to achieve cost savings and improved operational environmental outcomes.

 

Our services include:

  • Resource Recovery Orders and Exemptions to meet NSW EPA regulations for the application of recovery of wood waste to land or energy within NSW

  • Identifying and addressing product stewardship barriers and opportunities

  • Resource recovery market analysis and recommendations

  • Managing end-of-life treated timber and engineered wood products

  • Identification of wood waste recovery opportunities and disposal savings

  • Documentation of procedures to prevent the presence of engineered wood and/or physical contaminants in mulch

  • Preparation of grant applications to fund wood waste diversion for State and Federal governments

  • Training for resource recovery staff in the identification and removal of problematic timbers and contaminants

  • Development of protocols to manage timber waste

  • Specifications and quality control for waste timber derived products

  • Market development investigations and negotiations with supply and demand businesses

  • Quantification of carbon reduction benefits of alternatives waste management options.

Some of our clients