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Swinburne University of Technology

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School of Engineering and Science
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Landfill gas generation
Chief Researcher: Lamborn J (MEng)
Supervisors: Freeker Dr G, Connor Dr M
Sponsor: Energy Developments Ltd, City of Casey Current Status: Completed 1998
Descriptors: LANDFILLS; LANDFILL EMISSIONS; RENEWABLE ENERGY; WASTE MANAGEMENT
Field of Research: 049902 Environmental Management and Rehabilitation

 

Industrial Research Institute Swinburne (IRIS)
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Increasing in-process sorting efficiency for recycling HDPE plastics
Chief Researcher: Dvorak R (MEng)
Supervisors: Iovenitti Dr P, Masood Dr S, Itosior Assoc Prof E
Sponsor: Visy Industries
Current Status: Ongoing
Descriptors: RECYCLING; SORTING; PLASTICS
Fields of Research: 060406 Polymer and Textile Compounds
060299 Manufacturing and Process Technologies n.e.c.


Development of recycled HIC plastics for extrusion and injection moulding applications
Chief Researchers: Masood Dr S H, lovenitti Dr P, Forrest A
Sponsor: Visy Plastics Company
Duration: For completion 1999
Descriptors: RECYCLING; WASTE MINIMISATION; HOUSEHOLD PLASTICS
Field of Research: 060299 Manufacturing and Process Technologies n.e.c.

 

School of Social Sciences and Arts
TAFE Division
Department of Industrial Sciences
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Greenhouse gas reduction at the recycling mills and proposed pulp mill of Visy Industries
Chief Researcher: Wiegard J (MCleaner Production)
Supervisors: Dawson R, Hardwick R (Visy Industries)
Sponsor: Visy Industries
Current Status: Completed 1998
Descriptors: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE; ENERGY MANAGEMENT
Fields of Research: 049902 Environmental Management and Rehabilitation
039902 Environmental Chemistry (including Atmospheric Chemistry)

 


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