Category Archives: Recycling

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…

What happens to your kerbside bins once emptied?

Have you ever wondered what happens to your recycling bin after you wheel it out to the kerb waiting for it to be emptied? Click on the image below to watch a short 3 minute video of the journey of your recycling bin from the kerbside once the recycling truck has picked it up.  …