The Western Australian government has announced $92.4 million in programs as part of the state’s Covid-19 economic recovery efforts, supporting a diesel railcar maintenance facility, attracting battery material manufacturing capacity to the state, and recycling initiatives.
- $600,000 to assess viability of a Collie Eco-Concrete Processing Plant;
- $15 million towards developing waste paper and cardboard processing capacity to support the COAG Waste Export Bin; and
- $20 million in grants and industrial land to support development of local waste processing capabilities and implement the COAG Waste Export Ban.
Picture: Design of the new Australind train (PTA of WA)