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Amended Statewide Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Plan

Consultation on amendment to State Waste Plan Victorians can have their say on amendments to Victoria's 30-year plan to manage waste and resource recovery infrastructure. The Statewide Waste and Resource Recovery Infrastructure Plan (SWRRIP) has been updated to align with the seven ...

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The North East Waste and Resource Recovery Implementation Plan

A plan to meet the region’s waste and resource recovery needs The Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, the Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio, has recently announced the approval of the plan on July 6, 2017. The final north east waste and ...

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North east implementation plan released

A plan which will guide waste management and resource recovery infrastructure in the North East for the next ten years was approved yesterday, on the 6/07/2017, by the Minister for Energy, Environment & Climate Change, the Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio. To download the media release click here

Waste Education Conference – Melbourne

Sustainability Victoria (SV) and Metropolitan Waste and Resource Recovery Group (MWRRG) are running a 2 day Waste Education Conference in September designed for educators delivering waste/recycling and litter programs. The theme of the conference is sharing and celebrating project success stories. Sessions on how best to pitch your project, influence and gain support, communicate your…

Sort your load and save project

Councils in North East Victoria are encouraging all residents to sort their loads before they go to resource recovery centres and transfer stations. According to Kim Mueller, project manager from the North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group, residents can save their money by making a few small changes to how they pack their load. …

Tidy Towns Awards are OPEN

Keep Victoria Beautiful wants to reward those that keep Victoria beautiful by their own actions. That’s what Tidy Towns is for. Five reasons to enter Tidy Towns in 2017: 1. Simple application process: The application process is even easier. A few clicks, a project summary, up load some photos and you’re done. Then wait for…