Envirostream lithium ion battery recycling plant up and running

Vertically integrated lithium ion battery metals and component manufacturing and recycling company Lithium Australia (ASX: LIT) has announced that its Envirostream subsidiary has produced its first metals from a new Melbourne recycling plant. The plant is capable of recycling 3,000 tonnes of battery waste a year with first production of nickle, cobalt, lithium and carbon…

TV Presenter Jamie Durie to promote furnishing industry

TV presenter and international prizewinner for furniture design Jamie Durie OAM has been appointed ambassador by the Australasian Furnishing Association (AFA). Durie hosts ‘Australia by Design’ which airs on Network Ten, following his role as an expert design judge on the Seven Network’s ‘House Rules’ programme. His ambassadorship was announced at an event in Sydney’s…

Baxter Labs celebrates 25 years production

Melbourne pharmaceutical manufacturer Baxter Laboratories has celebrated 25 years as a manufacturer of skin care products, sunscreens and topical pharmaceutical. Staff paused to celebrate 25 years of service at the plant yesterday (below). The company offers a complete service to third parties from research and development to regulatory services, manufacturing, filling , warehousing and global…