Category Archives: Organics

‘I Love Leftovers’ promotion by Love Food Hate Waste

The average Victorian household throws away, on average, 1 in every 5 bags of food they buy. Avoidable food waste costs households over $2,200 a year and makes up 25% of the average weekly household bin. The Love Food Hate Waste Victoria campaign, delivered by Sustainability Victoria, raises awareness and educates householders about how to reduce…

North East Three Bin Conference in Benalla

Over the past six months, 30,000 new household food and garden organics collection services have been introduced by Benalla, Indigo, Wodonga and Wangaratta councils. Waste professionals from around the state, including the Parliamentary Secretary for the Environment, Anthony Carbines MP, converged on Benalla for the North East Three Bin Conference on 16 November 2015. The…