The effect of FOGO

Food Organics Garden Organics (FOGO)

It is great to see the impact of the organics program through sections of the North East region. In 2014 with the introduction of FOGO organics collected increased from 3,644 tonnes to 14,092 tonnes annually. The impact was that residual waste dropped from 29,628 tonnes to 19,404 tonnes. Other municipalities are investigating options for the collection of organics.

 

Did you know?

There are interactive maps on kerbside waste across the region. If you click on the regions, select North East you will be able to see all the data for the region.

CLICK HERE TO GO DIRECT TO THE DATA