Replas Sales and Marketing Director, Mark Jacobsen, made a presentation at the 2019 Parks and Leisure Australia Conference of Replas case studies around innovative, Circular Economy installations and work around parks in Australia. Mark and Scott Herbert, Western Australia Replas Distributor, also met up with Councillor of City of Canning, Sara Saberi, and Parks Conservation [...]
On Sunday, August 25th, the Leader of the Opposition, Michael O'Brien, came to the Replas Environmental Centre to learn more about Replas and recycled plastic products. Taken around the facility by Replas Chairman Des Benjamin and Sales and Marketing Director Mark Jacobsen, the three spoke about the importance of creating the Circular Economy and finding [...]
President of Australian Local Government Association Catch Up With Replas At Roads and Works Conference
President of Australian Local Government Association, David O'Loughlin, caught up with Replas Sales and Marketing Director, Mark Jacobsen, and South Australia State Manager Robbie Westley at the 2019 LGA Roads and Works Conference in Renmark, South Australia. David, Mark and Robbie discussed the importance of the Circular Economy, the current waste industry challenges and creating [...]
At the recent Queensland Rangers Association (QRA) Annual Muster in August 2019, Replas was fortunate enough to spend some time with Ben Klaassen, the Deputy Director/General of Queensland Parks and Wildlife Services (QPWS) at Main Range National Park. Replas Sales and Marketing Director, Mark Jacobsen, and SEQ Territory Manager, Darren White, discussed the Circular Economy [...]
On Tuesday, July 30th, Sales and Marketing Director Mark Jacobsen and Communications Assistant Amanda Mauke attended the 2019 Victorian Waste Management Association State Conference dinner, held at Yarra Valley Lodge, where they had the opportunity to meet incredible people leading the way in sustainability around Victoria. On Wednesday, July 31st, VWMA Conference hosted by Executive [...]
Council managers, facility operators, planners and consultants got together at the annual New Zealand Recreation Association conference in November, where they all got the opportunity to talk and learn more about using recycled plastic. NZ distributor Metal Art had a prominent display, and Replas Director of sales & marketing Mark Jacobsen was there to lend [...]
Attending the 2015 New Zealand Recreation Association Conference in Auckland recently, Replas’ Director of Sales and Marketing, Mark Jacobsen met Peter Cleary, ranger at Phillip island Nature Park. Phillip Island is famous for its Penguin Parade, a visitor attraction to observe the colony of little penguins coming ashore at sunset each evening. Its relevance to [...]
Earlier in 2015 Replas representative Mark Jacobsen visited the Department of Civil Engineering at Monash University Clayton Campus, to investigate opportunities around the science of recycled plastic. As a leader in recycled plastic manufacturing processes, Replas is at the forefront of industry best practice, and that requires a full understanding of material behaviour and testing [...]
Peter Patterson and Mark Jacobsen from Replas took time out to speak with students from Flinders Christian College at the Carrum Downs campus. The students are involved with the RED Group flexible plastic recycling program and were preparing to meet with the Hon. Bruce Bilson Federal Member for Dunkley, to discuss how the general community [...]
Phil Hutt from Decks by Design visited the Replas Environmental Centre to meet with Mark Jacobsen, Replas Director. Phil is an experienced deck builder with an excellent reputation throughout Sydney and has worked closely with Replas on a number of projects.
Adrian Mason from WCT Distributors, and Mark Jacobsen from Replas met in Perth to discuss the latest exciting development in decking in Australia - Trex.
Joey Bugelli, from Pitt Bull Constructions in Townsville, and Mark Jacobsen, from Replas, inspect boardwalk panels destined for the Magnetic Island boardwalk which is currently under construction.
On Friday 18 May 2012 Mark Dreyfus QC MP, Federal Member for Isaacs and Parliamentary Secretary for Industry and Innovation, visited the Resource Centre and the Environmental Centre to view the latest technology employed by Replas. Mr Dreyfus said, ‘I am pleased to see a local manufacturer producing high quality end products from material sourced [...]
TAKE A WALK ON THE RECYCLED SIDE: Geelong Walks the Talk Greater Geelong’s new waterfront boardwalk represents a creative solution to a range of environmental problems and a triumph in green purchasing. The old foreshore walk was faced with the challenge of coastal erosion which restricted access to pedestrian and bicycle pathways. The new boardwalk [...]