NevRwaste News

“No Time to Waste” Conference – 4th June

No time to waste logo 2014

The challenges facing the rural and regional waste management and resource recovery sector will once again be the focus for the 5th Rural & Regional Waste Management Conference ”No Time to Waste” to be held in Wagga Wagga on Wednesday 4 June 2014.  Steve Beaman from the NSW Environment Protection Authority is the Conference keynote speaker for this year and the topics we…

Legislation passed for change

NevRwaste is scheduled to be replaced by the new North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group on the 1st August 2014. The legislative changes required to make this possible passed through the both houses of Parliament in March and are now awaiting Royal Assent. Once complete the legislative reforms will result an altered structure and…

Frayne College achieves “Five Star resourceSmart Award”

Through our Schools Project Manager, and in conjunction with the Hume Regional Consortium, NevRwaste is working hard in schools in North East Victoria, promoting ResourceSmart AuSSI Vic and assisting schools taking part in the program.  Each NevRwaste newsletter will give you information about different aspects of this schools’ program.  in this one we outline what…

Detox your Home coming to Wangaratta 24 May 2014

Detox your Home WANG Flyer 2014

Detox your Home – household chemical collection Do you need to safely dispose of unwanted household chemicals? Household chemicals can be dangerous – they can harm your family and your pets, add extra fuel to a house fire, release toxic fumes and pollute the environment for future generations. Detox your Home is a safe, free…