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World Environment Day

World Environment Day

World Environment Day is celebrated in June, and NuGrow has plenty of reasons to be proud of their contribution to saving our precious environment and promoting sustainable practices in all areas of their business. Run by the United Nations, World Environment Day is...

Merlo Coffee set to convert 3 million cups into compost

Merlo Coffee set to convert 3 million cups into compost

Queensland icon, Merlo Coffee, has turned up the heat on its goal of saving more than 3 million Merlo takeaway cups from landfill each year, already diverting more than 37 tonnes of organics in 2019 through its compostables initiative. In late 2018, the business...

Australia’s largest compost-based revegetation project delivered

Australia’s largest compost-based revegetation project delivered

Australia’s largest compost-based revegetation project, by size, has been successfully delivered by NuGrow on the $1.6 billion, 41km Toowoomba Second Range Crossing (TSRC) in Queensland for project contractor Nexus and primary landscaper HL Landscapes. The team is...

Demand grows for compostable plastics

Demand grows for compostable plastics

NuGrow is recycling a growing volume of compostable plastics from waste generators such as Merlo, Riverstage and Eat Street Markets as more companies are turning to sustainable food packaging solutions. Over the last 12 months, single use plastics have become a...

NuGrow launches on-site soil screening

NuGrow launches on-site soil screening

NuGrow has launched its latest service – on-site soil screening – in a major win for civil infrastructure contractors, property developers and landscapers facing large volumes of otherwise unusable site soil. Complementing NuGrow’s expanding revegetation business,...

Agricultural trial nets bigger harvest using soil conditioner

Agricultural trial nets bigger harvest using soil conditioner

A major Queensland-based primary producer has proven the benefits of using soil conditioner to improve crop productivity via a site trial with support from NuGrow. The agricultural leader ran a 14-month trial using a 1.5ha control plot and a 1.5ha plot treated with...