Category Archives: Recycling

New public place recycling systems see great results

The 50 new waste and recycling bin dual enclosures installed throughout the North East in September 2016 are already providing the 2 million visitors and 117,000 residents improved options to recycle and dispose of waste in public places. The new systems which will divert approximately 25 additional tonnes of recyclables from landfill each year, were…

National Recycling Week 2016

Get involved in Planet Ark’s National Recycling Week 2016 and find out how good a recycler you are! National Recycling Week will be held from Monday 7 – Sunday 13 November 2016. In November 1996, Planet Ark founded National Recycling Week to bring a national focus to the environmental benefits of recycling. Now in its…

New PPR systems soon to arrive in the North East

50 new waste and recycling bin dual enclosures for council streetscapes and 20 special snow line waste and recycling bin stations for alpine resort areas are soon to be installed throughout north east Victoria this September. The new systems have been manufactured by Draffin Street Furniture and are expected to be dispatched by mid-August 2016….

Doing the right thing just got easier, new away from home recycling bins for North East Victoria

The North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group (NEWRRG) was recently awarded $75,000 of funding from the Australian Packaging Covenant (APC) for the roll out of new public place recycling bin systems in North East Victoria. Approximately 50 new waste and recycling bin dual enclosures for council streetscapes and 20 special snow line waste and…