Coal Ash Flash news feed...

The Ash Development Association of Australia is your industry body representing the interests of producers, processors, marketers, suppliers and other associated stakeholders of coal combustion products.  An important part of the Association’s role is ensuring that Association members are kept abreast of wider industry developments, environmental issues and legislation changes affecting our industry. 

To further enhance our current bi-annual ‘Coal Ash Matters’ industry newsletter, we have introduced a bi-monthly ‘Coal Ash Flash’  (e-Blast) to keep our members abreast of current news and issues from around Australia and the Globe. If you would like to subscribe to Coal Ash Matters and Coal Ash Flash, click below!


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The latest announcements, headlines and news briefs from within the industry

Concrete 2019 Abstract Submissions & Program Updates


The Concrete 2019 Scientific Committee  are  welcoming abstract submissions for the 29th Biennial National Conference of the Concrete Institute of Australia.

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USWAG Workshop Presentations


​Utility Solid Waste Activities Group (USWAG) is the peak body responsible for addressing waste issues on behalf of the stationary power (utility) industry. USWAG formed in 1978 is a trade association of over 110 utility operating companies, energy companies and industry associations, including the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), the American Public Power Association (APPA), and the American Gas Association (AGA).

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National Technical and Education Workshop 2018


The Ash Development Association of Australia are honoured to announce our upcoming technical and education workshop focusing on Coal Combustion Products: International Perspectives on Utilisation Opportunities and Threats

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First Announcement: 7th Australian Industrial Ecology Conference


The Australian Industrial Ecology Network is now inviting submissions for presentations for the 7th Australian Industrial Ecology Conference. 

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Coal Ash Asia 2018


Join over 700 industry leaders, to explore innovation in research and technology, as well as industry and markets trends over 3 days of conferences, seminars, exhibitions and business collaboration.

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CMIC18: Building Tomorrow's Australia


Registrations are now open for the biennial Construction Materials Industry Conference, held from 19th - 21st September at the International Convention Centre (ICC), Sydney. 

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Standards Australia Publication - AS 3583.6:2018


The following Standards Australia publication has been published: Methods of test for supplementary cementitious materials.

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Prefabricated Modular Concrete Design & Construction Seminar is fast approaching


The Concrete Institute of Australia has brought together a power line up of expert speakers in the design and construction of prefabricated modular buildings, keen to demonstrate the benefits of this construction type, the pitfalls to watch and the best use of hybrid modular and in-situ concrete options implemented successfully nationwide and overseas.

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Condition Assessment and Service Life Evaluation


Maintaining the condition of a concrete structure is integral to ensuring long-term durability and service life. Expert staff at this seminar will share technical knowledge and experience surrounding concrete durability, optimum mix design and specification to ensure your goals are achieved.

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Standards Australia - New Project Approvals


The following projects have been approved and a project working space has been created. To get involved, visit the Australian Standards website or contact A.S via email:

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International Stewardship Forum


Sustainability Advantage (SA) is a proud supporter of the International Stewardship Forum in Sydney 4-5 April. Note, SA Partners are eligible for $200 reduction in the registration fee.

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International Pittsburgh Coal Conference


​Thirty-Fifth Annual International Pittsburg Coal Conference October 15-18, 2018
Call for Papers Abstracts Deadline: March 31, 2018

Clean coal based Energy/ Fuels and the Environment.

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2018 Workshop on Current Issues in Ponded CCPs


ACAA logoRegister by March 9, 2018, to save time and money!

The agenda is set for the 2018 Workshop on Current Issues in Ponded Coal Combustion Products (CCPs), and it features some of the world’s experts in the fields discussing the most important issues of our day.

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Howard Recycling Services


Howard Recycling Services ADAA

Howard Recycling Services has the contract with Sunset Power International for the Sale of Bottom Ash, Cenospheres and Ash Dam Rejuvenation at Mannering Park Ash Dam. The company was established on site at this location in November 2012. 

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SCU Engineering and Asset Management Industry Briefing Series


Dr Jeremy Novak, Coordinator for the Masters of Engineering Management and MBA Program at Southern Cross University (SCU), invites you to the first session of the SCU Engineering and Asset Management Industry Briefing Series.

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Energy Australia & Latrobe Magnesium sign an MoU


Energy Australia has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to supply fly ash from its coal-fired power plant in Yallourn to a proposed magnesium production plant in the Latrobe Valley.

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Concrete 2017 Report - Advances in Concrete Materials and Structures


The Concrete Institute of Australia’s Biennial National Conference, Concrete 2017 was held at the Adelaide Convention Centre, from 22nd October, 25th October, 2017.

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Coal Ash - Removal, Transport, Processing & Disposal Conference


VI International Conference "Coal ash - removal, transport, processing, disposal" is to be held on April 19-20, 2018.

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New ADAA Member - Sphere One


Sphere One’s goal is to always provide the highest quality products and services to our customers by establishing and reviewing quality objectives. To accomplish this, they utilize Continuous Quality Improvement techniques to understand customer needs and requirements and continually improve the effectiveness of the quality management system.

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World Of Concrete 2018 - Registrations Now Open!


They provide the foundation. You reap the rewards. Attend World of Concrete, the largest annual international event dedicated to concrete and masonry professionals like you, and leave with the core knowledge and latest technologies to win more jobs and strengthen your business. 

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