Meals on Wheels Conference 2022

This year, Confoil will be attending the Meals on Wheels conference.  Hosted in Brisbane from May 18th to 20th, the Meals on Wheels Conference is about promoting the essential work of this organisation through its in-home and community care service. Over the past 65 years, Meals on Wheels has provided support and services across Australia […]

The Circular Economy of Foil

Did you know?  Aluminium does not lose any of its properties or quality, so unlike plastic, can be recycled over and over again! In fact, some 75% of all aluminium ever produced is still in use – in some form or another and recycling aluminium also saves energy when compared to what’s required for its […]

International Compost Awareness Week 2022

From the 1st to the 7th of May, it is Australia’s International Compost Awareness Week! But what does that mean for consumers and businesses on a practical level? International Compost Awareness Week Australia (ICAW) is a week of activities and events to improve the awareness and importance of compost, a valuable organic resource and to […]

Shipping Delays: Update February 2022

In a world that has changed dramatically since the start of the pandemic, 90% of the world trade continues to move by sea.  What was once a highly synchronised global shipping system has spun out of rhythm.   In 2021, record vessel delays and clogged ports drove container shortages, and led to further vessel delays.  As […]

It’s Lights Out On Single Use Plastic

LET’S CHALLENGE THE STATUS QUO WHEN IT COMES TO FOOD PACKAGING OPTIONS… Sparked by environmental concerns about plastics and plastic waste, progressive businesses are taking action and looking for more sustainable, packaging solutions for takeaway meals and cook at home options. In recent times, we have seen a revolt against single-use products, especially plastic – […]