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We continually seek to reduce, reuse and recycle waste to minimise its impact on the environment, particularly the areas and communities in which we operate.

Because we operate nationally, we consumer a variety of raw materials and resources. As part of our commitment to reduce our environmental footprint, we focus on operating our business in the least resource-intensive manner. In fact, we have improved our overall waste management by accurately measuring and establishing a waste profile to drive efficiencies and, more importantly, to divert waste from landfill.

Water source (tonnes)  FY2015 FY2014
Waste generated in operations  31,307 31,306 
Metal recycling 23,645 51,574* 
Concrete sleeper recycling  13,444 17,727

*FY2014 metal recycling figures were high due to an extensive wagon disposal program.
See FY2017 Sustainability Report for further information.