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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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National Recycling Week – 13 to 19 November 2017

What Goes Around: Why Buying Recycled Matters There are lots of ways you can get involved in National Recycling Week at work, school and the home. Explore this year theme “What Goes Around: Why Buying Recycled Matter”. Planet Ark founded National Recycling Week in November 1996 to bring a national focus to the environmental benefits…

Sustainable Living Festival 2017 – WODONGA

Join the City of Wodonga to find out what positive actions you can take to accelerate the uptake of sustainable living for your home or business. There is a month long Sustainable Living Festival with a huge program including pop-up workshops, talks, demonstrations and exhibits to learn the tools to reduce, reuse and save money….

POSITION VACANT: Executive Officer, North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group

The North East Waste Resource and Recovery Group works with industry and Local Government on large scale waste management strategies that divert waste from landfill and recover valuable resources. This role is located in Wangaratta in the heart of North East Victoria, a bustling provincial centre in a region of breathtaking beauty. You will work…

Regional bin audits reveal households send less rubbish to landfill

The introduction of the third green organics bin in four of the seven Councils throughout North East Victoria show that householders in the region are now diverting half the waste which was previously sent to landfill each year. North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group coordinated audit of kerbside bins throughout the region earlier this…