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Alison Price

Managing Director, SoilCyclers Pty Ltd

Environmental Entrepreneur Alison Price is the founder and Managing Director of SoilCyclers, mobile soil recycling, decontamination, amelioration and waste reduction contractors working across the construction, waste and mining industries.

Each year, Alison oversees recycling projects on more than 50 sites, recycling up to half a million cubic metres of material, saving clients more than $5 million, taking almost 30,000 truckloads off local roads and reducing greenhouse gas emissions by around 6000 tons.

Alison is also a Director of Circular Mine Pty Ltd, an Australian and European consortium recently selected as a finalist in the BHP Tailings Challenge. Alison is a board member for Austmine and the Waste Recycling Industry Association of Queensland (WRIQ), and former Director and Vice Chair of the National Association of Women In Construction (NAWIC).

Alison is the 2020 Australasian Awardee for the WE Empower UN Sustainable Development Goals Challenge. She also received Silver in the 2020 ROAR Awards for Best Eco Product. SoilCyclers has received numerous other awards including:

  • Winner Best Waste Reduction and Landfill Mining Company – Australia at the fifth annual CV Small Business Awards
  • Winner 2020 Queensland Major Contractors Association Ian Harrington Award for Collaboration (Fulton Hogan Seymour Whyte JV and SoilCyclers)
  • Finalist in the 2020 Civil Contractors Federation Queensland Earth Awards Project under $2M for PFAS soil remediation work completed in North Queensland.