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Enterprise Landscapes Install Brolga Bollards Surrounding Duncraig Reserve in The Hills Shire Council

The Hills Shire Council in north Sydney contracted Replas Pro, Enterprise Landscapes, to install recycled plastic Brolga bollards for Duncraig Reserve. Ron Gordon of Enterprise Landscapes advocates for the ease of installing Replas bollards with the self anchoring system. Brolga bollards are tall and slender with an elegant profile. The unique double wall construction offers [...]

Coles Launches ‘Together At Zero’ Store with Recycled Plastic Products from Replas

"Working with REDcycle since 2011, Coles and its customers have helped collect more than 1.4 billion pieces of soft plastic that have been turned into furniture, playground equipment, roads and most recently used in the construction of Coles supermarket carparks." Coles have launched their 'Together at Zero' initiative to be Australia's most sustainable supermarket to [...]

Recycled Plastic Premier Settings Installed at Lake Edge Resort in Mulwala

On the border of New South Wales and Victoria lies Lake Edge Resort in Mulwala, a waterfront resort offering attractions all year round. Out the front is a small park with recycled plastic Premier Settings for visitors to use while enjoying the resort. Furniture from Replas will not rot, split or crack and will never [...]

Recycled Plastic Hand Sanitiser Stations Distributed Around Healthcare Week Expo 2021

Aeris Environmental Ltd purchased 14 Hand Sanitiser Stations to distribute around the 10th Annual Australian Healthcare Week Expo held in Sydney on March 17th & 18th. "Aeris Environmental is committed to reducing volumes of single use plastics," said Michael Kritzler, International Technical Manager for Aeris Environmental. "When a decision had to be made on how [...]

Recycled Plastic Bollards Line Recreation Area At Westfield Fountain Gate Shopping Centre

A line of 125 mm recycled plastic bollards are installed at the redevelopment of the Westfield Fountain Gate shopping centre in Narre Warren, Victoria. The bollards provide a practical, long lasting solution creating a barrier between the car park and the large grassed recreational area out the front of the complex. Reflector modifications also provides [...]

Bundaberg Community Enjoys Recycled Plastic Laguna Lounges at Public Swimming Pools

Laguna Lounges from Replas are the perfect statement pieces for any outdoor area that offers the ultimate in style and comfort. Bundaberg Regional Council in Central Queensland have purchased Laguna Lounges for their public swimming pools. "Council chose the Laguna Lounges for their uniqueness, adding to the novelty appeal to our community facilities along with [...]

Nestle Team in Campbellfield Can ‘Take A Break’ On Recycled Plastic KitKat Inspired Seat

Replas has been working closely with Global FMCG Corporation, Nestle, to incorporate functional, sustainable product solutions made from recycled plastic. The latest innovation comes as a KitKat Seat, made using recycled plastic supports and profiles from Replas and finding a home for the most problematic soft plastic waste collected by the REDcycle program at Coles [...]

Bar Atrium 2021 Design By Frank Wild Is A Sustainable Dream at the 2021 Australian Open

The famous Bar Atrium at the Australian Open has been specifically designed from reclaimed, reused, and recycled material by the 2021 sustainable events agency, Frank Wild. "At Frank Wild we specialise in sustainability, so are constantly working to improve the materials we use and the suppliers we work with. In any situation that we can [...]

Durable, Splinter Free Furniture Installed at Long Street Park in Langwarrin, VIC

Long Street Park in Langwarrin, Victoria has made the local playground more sustainable with recycled plastic furniture. A Premier Setting and Kimberley Seat with arm rests have been installed for park visitors and families to enjoy the area without getting splinters and to have picnics on durable furniture. The Premier Setting from Replas offers greater [...]

Furniture and Decking Installed for Years at Tooradin Foreshore and Jetty

Recycled plastic furniture and decking has been installed at the Tooradin Foreshore & Jetty since 2014 and still looking like new! The Kimberley Seats and Premier Settings have not split, rot, or cracked and have had no colour fading. The customer furniture opposite the Jetty allows visitors of the area to enjoy the surrounds with [...]

Outwest Concrete Install Multiple Polyrok Pours in Western Suburbs of Victoria

Outwest Concrete have installed Polyrok at the new Coles development in Cobblebank and for Wyndham City Council as part of their Wyndham Active Transport Strategy, a 10-year plan to connect the missing links in our walking and cycling paths that make journeys on foot, bike, scooter, wheelchair and the like harder than they need to [...]

Cleverly Designed Trackmarker Turned Dog Waste Dispenser at Napier Park

The entrance to Napier Park in Glen Waverley, VIC, shows the perfect use of recycled plastic bollards to create a barrier between the road and the children's playground. 125 mm square bollards have been used as bollard fencing with a gal pipe, and a Trackmarker has been cleverly designed as a long lasting, sustainable dog-waste [...]

Werribee Open Range Zoo Use Sheeting Offcuts For Toys and Feeding Puzzles for Savannah Animals

"I am always on the search for different ways in which we can provide our zoo animals with mental and physical stimulation," explains Laura Harbridge, a Zoo Keeper for Werribee Open Range Zoo in Victoria. "It's pretty tricky when a toy needs to be fun and indestructible for an animal that weighs two tonne and [...]

Birrong Public School Receives Winning 2020 Buddy Bench Competition Seat

The 2020 Buddy Bench Competition Winners, Birrong Public School in New South Wales, installed their winning seat with the help of school mascot Bluey the Lizard. Birrong PS is the fourth school to win the Buddy Bench Competition run annually by Replas. The recycled plastic seat creates a welcoming space in any school and can [...]

Wyndham City Council Install Concrete Footpaths in Their Municipality Using 20% Polyrok Aggregate

On the 25th of February, Wyndham City Council installed a footpath in Werribee, VIC, using Polyrok material from Replas. The 310 metre footpath along Parker Street has diverted around one million pieces of soft plastic packaging from landfill in a fit for purpose application. Councillor Robert Szatkowski said "council is always looking for new ways [...]

Residents Receive Grant to Install Recycled Plastic Dog Agility Track for Lithgow Council

Residents of Lithgow Council in New South Wales were wanting exercise and agility opportunities for their dogs at the local off-leash Dog Park. "We were excited to apply for a small grant from Hy-Tec for agility equipment, we knew it would enhance the whole dog park experience for our dogs," explains Karen, just one of [...]

Blue Kookaburra Settings and Lyrebird Benches Get Installed at Wheelers Hill Primary School

"Installing the product has been amazing and we've really enjoyed it. It was easy to install on site and compared to timber, there's no difference," said Daniel Hughes, Owner of Elsea Design and Construction, who was commissioned with his team to install recycled plastic Kookaburra Settings and Lyrebird Benches from Replas at Wheelers Hill Primary [...]

Akama Resort in Hervey Bay QLD Install Recycled Plastic Beachcomber For Guests

Akama Resort in Hervey Bay, Queensland, purchased a dolphin shaped Beachcomber seat to allow guests to sit whilst waiting for the tour bus. Installed in 2014, this recycled plastic seat has shown that after years of the harsh tropical elements, the seat is still looking great! Replas’ recycled-plastic Beachcomber seats have been specially designed to be [...]

Bollard Fencing Installed at Hartwell Sports Ground for Boroondara City Council in VIC

Hartwell Sports Ground in Hawthorn, Victoria, is now home to recycled plastic Bollard fencing with 125 mm bollards from Replas. The robust 125 mm bollard comprises a recycled plastic profile with a pyramid-shaped top. Replas bollards are the ideal solution wherever rigid barriers are required to define boundaries or deter vehicles and pedestrians. For ease [...]

Replas Ballarat Manufacturing Facility Undergoes Fire Training At The Start of 2021

The Ballarat Manufacturing Facility staff undertook Fire Training in January 2021 for safety in the factory. The team spent the morning learning and understanding their surroundings if there were to be a fire. Replas is proud to support their staff with training and education when dealing with recycled plastic machinery and robotics.

The Honorary Jaala Pulford Visits The Replas Manufacturing Facility in Ballarat

On Friday, the 5th of February, The Honorary Jaala Pulford, Minister for Employment and Innovation in Victoria, visited the Replas Ballarat Manufacturing Facility to take a tour with Managing Directors Russell Muller, Andrew Muller, Mark Jacobsen and Chairman Des Benjamin. Replas were proud to showcase the 25% uptake in employees in the past year, and [...]

Residents Install Recycled Plastic Cafe Sheco To Their Home Balcony and Garden Area

"There is no point in complaining about plastics in the environment if we don't support initiatives that do something about the issue," explains Carmel McNaught, who is now the owner of recycled plastic Cafe Sheco's at her home in her arbour and on her balcony. "We have one table on a balcony and we have [...]

Recycled Plastic Furniture and Signage Installed in Central Queensland Mining Town

Isaac Council in Queensland have installed recycled plastic furniture and Track Marker signs in their municipality at the Moranbah Walking Track. This mining town in central Queensland is no stranger to the tropical environment, needed products that will outlast rotting and high maintenance timber. The recycled plastic Kimberley seat features an ergonomic design with a [...]

Signage, Bollards, and Garden Panels Installed at Best Street Reserve in Northern Queensland

Best Street Reserve is home to recycled plastic plank signs, bollards, and garden panels in Yorkeys Knob, an area part of Cairns Regional Council. Recycled plastic products from Replas are UV stabilised and are termite resistant. The triple plank sign at the front of the reserve won't crack, split, rot or ever need painting. The [...]

Cumberland City Council Refurbish Duck River Bridge With Recycled Plastic Decking and Handrails

Cumberland City Council have replaced a pedestrian bridge along Duck River in Auburn, New South Wales, with recycled plastic Enduroplank™ decking, profiles, and bollards from Replas. "The bridge incorporates the latest technology in recyclable materials to better conserve the natural environment," said Mayor Steve Christou. The refurbishment includes 100 mm bollards and 90 x 40 [...]

Blue and Brown Custom Beachcomber Seat Line The Foreshore in Shire of Shark Bay WA

Shire of Shark Bay in Western Australia have over 20 recycled plastic Beachcomber seats installed throughout the town of Denham and along the foreshore. Replas Beachcomber seats have been specially designed to be installed wherever a beachside theme is appropriate. Whether actually at the beach, on a pier, outside a surf shop or even poolside, [...]

Brolga Bollards Included on ‘The Banks’ of Lake Wivenhoe at Billies Bay Recreational Area in SEQ

When South East Queensland Water reopened their Billies Bay Recreational Area in 2017, they included recycled plastic Brolga Bollards on the banks of Lake Wivenhoe. The upgrades included several hundred Brolga Bollards from Replas that will withstand the harsh Queensland environment and termites. Named after the official bird emblem of Queensland, the Brolga Bollard is [...]

Hastings $1.6m Boat Ramp Project Includes Recycled Plastic Speed Humps from Replas

Mornington Peninsula Shire celebrated the completion and opening of the upgraded $1.6 m Hastings Boat Ramp project delivering a four ramp facility extending deeper into the bay, with the help of recycled plastic Speed Humps from Replas. Speed Humps are flexible enough to allow conformity to slight irregularities in the pavement surface, yet are strong [...]

Townsville City Council Install Recycled Plastic Maple Endurodeck To Complete Annandale Bridge

Townsville Council completed Annandale Bridge with Endurodeck, recycled plastic profiles for kick rails, and composite fibre railings. Endurodeck composite boards are a long lasting, low maintenance alternative to traditional materials used for outdoor decking. Endurodeck’s deep wood-grain pattern will never need sanding, staining or painting. Endurodeck is not only scratch and fade resistant, will not [...]

Premier Benches Installed At The Famous Sydney Showground in Olympic Park NSW

Sydney Showground, the sit of the Olympic Game, refurbished unrepairable rotting and splitting timber seating around large trees in the area with recycled plastic Premier Benches from Replas. Each tree has been surrounded by 6 x 3.6 m benches, 18 in total installed on the grounds. As is the case with all recycled-plastic furniture, these [...]

Glenorchy City Council Show Sustainability Commitment with Hand Sanitiser Prize for Waste-Ed Competition

9 year old Cordelia of Glenorchy City Council won a People's Choice Prize of a recycled plastic Hand Sanitiser Station as part of an annual school competition called Waste-Ed Art in Hobart, Tasmania. "The theme for Waste-Ed Art 2020 was "Sort It Out" in response to Council's recent introduction of a third bin called the [...]

Merck Group Installs Recycled Plastic Hand Sanitiser Stations at Bayswater Office in Victoria

"The entire process was seamless and the sanitisers are a hit. Thank you, Replas, for an all round wonderful experience and an amazing product," said John Roiniotis, Field Applications Specialist Manager for Merck in Bayswater, Victoria. John and his team ordered recycled plastic Hand Sanitiser Stations from Replas for their offices as employees make their [...]

Replas Appoints Andrew Muller As A Board Director for Repeat Plastics Australia Pty Ltd

Replas is proud to announce the appointment of Andrew Muller as a Board Director and pleased to welcome the depth of his experience as son of an original founder, Brad Muller. Andrew grew up surrounded by the ever-evolving recycling industry and joined the family business in the 90s when what was known as Australian Recycling [...]

Boroondara City Council Include Recycled Plastic Bollards Around Sir William Angliss Park

Sir William Angliss Park in Boroondara City Council have a recycled plastic 125 mm bollard fencing barrier along the walking track and to separate the car park. The robust 125 mm bollard comprises a recycled plastic profile with a pyramid-shaped top. Replas bollards are the ideal solution wherever rigid barriers are required to define boundaries [...]

APS Drainage and Civil Install First Polyrok Footpath for Frankston City Council in Seaford, VIC

APS Drainage and Civil have installed the first Polyrok concrete footpath for Frankston City Council in Seaford, VIC. Working closely with Frankston Sand and Soil, General Manager for APS, Amy Ridgway, looks forward to providing sustainable outcomes in construction and concrete footpaths. "We are really excited to be able to pour a sustainable aggregate in [...]

Frankston Sand & Soil Mix and Supply Australia’s First Council Installation of Polyrok in Seaford, VIC

Frankston Sand and Soil have mixed and supplied the first Polyrok concrete footpath installation for Frankston City Council in Seaford, VIC. Working closely with APS Civil, Sales Manager for Frankston Sand and Soil, Ben Dabaco, was excited to use a recycled product. "We have been able to use recycled water in our concrete, and now [...]

New Members Appointed to Replas Board and Advisors 2020

November 2020 – Replas would like to announce three newly appointed members of the Replas Board and Advisors. Andrea Scarfe has been newly appointed as the Company Secretary following her completion of the Governance Institute Certificate in Governance Practice. Desmond Benjamin has been appointed as a Director, along with his duties as Chair of Replas, [...]

Peta Murphy MP Visits the Replas Environmental Centre

Peta Murphy MP, Federal Member for Dunkley, visited the Replas Environmental Centre in Carrum Downs, VIC with Managing Director Mark Jacobsen. Ms Murphy spoke in Parliament Monday 26th October about the Recycling and Waste Reduction Bill and of the great work done by Replas. She is not only supportive of past innovation but the new [...]

Coles Horsham Install First Commercial Polyrok Kerb and Footpath in Australia

Coles Horsham in regional Victoria have become an Australia first for installing a kerb and footpath made using Polyrok from Replas. Polyrok concrete is the latest innovation from Replas, a sustainable alternative to mineral aggregate in concrete that finds a home for the most problematic waste stream, soft plastic. State of the art technology allows [...]

Mainbrace Construction Collaborate With Local Contractors To Install Polyrok At Coles in Horsham, VIC

“It's been a great product. Easy to work with, lightweight, and small aggregate that suits the kerbing channel really well,” said Craig Dunlop, Construction Manager for Mainbrace Constructions, where the first commercial installation of Polyrok was completed at the local Coles. “The key factor was we have a good relationship with Mainbrace and they had [...]

Willmore Contractors Partner With Coles, Replas, and More To Install First Polyrok Kerb and Footpath

“It was great to work with the product today and be part of an Australian first with all involved, ” said Pat Willmore of Willmore Contractors in Horsham, Victoria, where the first commercial installation of Polyrok was completed at the local Coles. Pat and his team were contracted by Horsham Concrete to bring this project [...]

Horsham Concrete And Team Install First Commercial Polyrok Kerb and Footpath at Coles in Horsham, VIC

"I will forever admire that piece of kerbing as I wander past with my shopping trolley, knowing we were part of creating a little bit of local history," said Pauline Schmidt, Director of Horsham Concrete in Horsham, Victoria, where the first commercial installation of Polyrok was completed at the local Coles. The Coles refresh includes [...]

Recycled Plastic Bollards Installed Around Popular Long Beach Area Near Hobart CBD

Long Beach in Sandy Bay is a picturesque, popular exercise area for locals in the southern suburbs just five minutes from the city of Hobart, Tasmania. 100 mm recycled plastic bollards from Replas have been installed to create a rigid, resistant barrier to define boundaries, deter vehicle and pedestrian access. Like all recycled plastic products [...]

Premier Settings ‘Get Used All The Time’ at Collinsville Aquatic Centre in Northern Queensland

Collinsville Aquatic Centre in northern Queensland have installed recycled plastic Premier Setting for their members and visitors. Totalling 7 settings, Collinsville AC can rely on furniture that will not rot, crack, split or rust in the wet environment. Jenny Rush, part of the Aquatic Centre said, "[the settings] are great to sit on, easy to [...]

Recycled Plastic Tree Guards Installed In New Feature Garden For Miller Technology HS

Miller Technology High School in New South Wales have installed recycled plastic Tree Guards for their new feature garden, designed to be sustainable and environmentally friendly. Tony Whitlock, General Assistant at the school said, "Miller Technology High School as a school has a wide recycling policy which focuses on the importance of recycling and renewable [...]

Beachcomber Birthday Present For Resident and Her Pup in Bass Coast Shire, Victoria

"I believe that everything I do makes a difference - no action is too small.  And it's not just about making environmentally friendly choices, but also actively supporting individuals, businesses and industries that are working for our planet," explains Leslie Adams, who received a recycled plastic Beachcomber seat from her family last month for her [...]

4 Mile Beach in Douglas Shire Council Include Recycled Plastic Products On Foreshore

4 Mile Beach in Port Douglas has an array of recycled plastic products from furniture to garden products to bollards. Part of Douglas Shire Council, recycled plastic products will not rot or rust in the salt water environment. Premier Settings offer greater legroom thanks to the clever design of the bench and table supports. Garden [...]

Plank Sign Memorium Stands at Ron Revell Reserve in Central Coast Council, Tasmania

Central Coast Council in North West Tasmania, have install a recycled plastic plank sign from Replas for a local park and legend, Ron Revell. Ron was a founding member of the area's Surf Life Saving Club, serving for many years. Plank signs from Replas are fit for purpose to identify a park, school and sporting [...]

Replas Prioritises Staff Well Being With Mandatory Hearing Testing at Factory

Replas prides itself on the wellbeing of staff at the Ballarat Manufacturing Centre where mandatory hearing tests were conducted. With safety precautions of social distancing and wearing masks, staff members were able to test their hearing. With most staff at the Ballarat Manufacturing Centre surrounded by heavy machinery each day, it's important to Replas that [...]

Memorial Beachcomber Installed at Mackay Turf Club for Late Jockey and Strapper Parents

Karolyn Oliver wanted to include a memorial for her Mum and Dad at the Mackay Turf Club where her Dad was a jockey and trainer and her Mum as his strapper. "I Googled chairs and Replas recycled plastic came up," said Karolyn, "and I easily found what I was looking for." Karolyn has installed a [...]

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