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Mike Bartels appointed as Valspar’s General Manager to launch new era of “Wattyl Protective Coatings”

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                         Valspar has appointed Mike Bartels as General Manager for […]

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Introducing PaintBack – A new national waste paint collection scheme launching in May 2016

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Training of Painters and Decorators- MPA VIC – Industry Statement

Industry Statement The Master Painters Association of Victoria/Tasmania and the Master Painters, Decorators & Signwriters of South Australia Inc. as the peak body representing the painters in their respective States, have an invested interest in the standard of training given to apprentices in the painting and decorating industry. We note with concern that there is an increasing number […]

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ACCC authorises levy for National Paint Product Stewardship Scheme

29 October 2015 The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has granted authorisation to the Australian Paint Manufacturers’ Federation, Paint Stewardship Limited and certain paint manufacturers to introduce a 15 cents per litre levy on paint to support a National Paint Product Stewardship Scheme. The Federation represents paint manufacturers responsible for over 90 per cent (by […]

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KEEP YOUR SITE CLEAN AND GREEN WITH HAYMES ECOCARE

Key features: Wash treatment powder works to separate water properties from solids for disposal Exclusive, multi-functional wash treatment system and filter bag Mobile paint waste decontamination in less than an hour Designed for Trade painters the Haymes Ecocare system provides an environmentally responsible way for painters to wash up their painting equipment after use with […]

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ACCC Proposes to Authorise Levy for National Paint Product Stewardship Scheme

 On 10 September 2015, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission released its draft determination which proposes to authorise the Australian Paint Manufacturers’ Federation, Paint Stewardship Limited and certain paint manufacturers to introduce a 15 cents per litre levy (plus GST) to support a National Paint Product Stewardship Scheme. The Federation represents paint manufacturers responsible for […]

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EXCESSIVE CONSTRUCTION EBA WAGE RISES HINDER VICTORIAN JOBS AND INFRASTRUCTURE

Monday, 31/08/2015 Master Builders Association of Victoria – MEDIA RELEASE  “Research released by Master Builders Association of Victoria today, shows that construction industry EBA wages have been growing at unsustainably high rates and costing Victorians jobs and much needed social infrastructure like schools, hospitals, roads and parks,” said Master Builders Association of Victoria CEO, Mr […]

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Australian Paint Manufacturers’ to Seek ACCC Authorisation for the First National Waste Paint Collection Program

Press Release The Australian paint manufacturing industry has lodged an application with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to authorise the funding of a national waste paint collection program. The founding members of the program are DuluxGroup Limited, Henry Haymes Pty Ltd, PPG Industries Australia Pty Ltd, Resene Paints (Australia) Ltd and Valspar Paint […]

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National Paint Stewardship Scheme-Update 9: April 2015

The APMF prepares for an ACCC Application to authorise the Scheme’s arrangements Latest News Following the Second Retailer Form, held on Sydney on 26 February 2015, the Waste PaintImplementation Working Group (Working Group) endorsed the draft Business Plan andthe proposed 15c/litre recovery levy on accepted products, to fund the future paintstewardship scheme. The APMF is now […]

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Are you member of Incolink?

Complete the Incolink member survey in February 2015, and you could win 1 of 3 64GB IPad Air 2 or a 60” Flat Screen TV.  Incolink are undertaking some member research to find out how we can continue to improve your membership. During February 2015 you will receive an SMS or email containing a link […]

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