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Amended Statewide Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Plan

Consultation on amendment to State Waste Plan Victorians can have their say on amendments to Victoria's 30-year plan to manage waste and resource recovery infrastructure. The Statewide Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Plan (SWRRIP) has been updated to align with the seven ...

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The North East Waste and Resource Recovery Implementation Plan

A plan to meet the region’s waste and resource recovery needs The Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, the Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio, has recently announced the approval of the plan on July 6, 2017. The final north east waste and ...

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2018 North East WRRG – Local Government Waste Forum Tour

On the 22 and 23 March 2018 a group of 20 Local Government representatives attended the North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group’s annual waste and resource recovery tour. Attendees included: North East WRRG staff and Board Directors, Forum representatives, Councillors and waste officers. It was a big two days with the group touring nine…

News from ResourceSmart

To date 2018 has proven to be a very busy start for ResourceSmart in the North East region, with some new schools signing up and a number of schools doing Waste Audits and planning ways to improve on their waste management and smarter use of resources.  Some of the major goals being embarked on by…

Executive Officer News

Welcome to 2018 and the first edition of our newsletter for this year. We have seen a very busy start to the year with some key items happening within our industry. Recycling Industry The waste and resource recovery sector has certainly been active in the last few months, particularly in relation to the impacts of…

Tour of North East Water’s Treatment Plant

Recently after our first Local Government Waste Forum (LGWF) meeting for 2018 the group then continued with a tour of North East Water Wodonga Wastewater Treatment plant. North East Water manage more than 1,000 kilometres of sewer mains across the region. These mains collect household, commercial and industrial waste from more than 40,000 homes, businesses…