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Take Your E-Waste to a Better Place

From 1 July 2019, e-waste will no longer be  accepted in any bin. Visit ewaste.vic.gov.au or contact your local council to find your nearest e-waste drop off point. WHAT IS E-WASTE? E-waste is any item with a plug, battery or cord that is no longer ...

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Detox your Home is coming to Wangaratta & Beechworth on 31 August 2019

Detox Your Home Returns again! 1446 kg of household chemicals were safely collected from 63 householders at the Wangaratta Detox Your Home event in 2018/19! Detox your Home is a safe, free and easy‑to‑use service to dispose of common household chemicals without ...

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Tawonga Primary School Recognized for Being ResourceSmart

On April 23rd, Cr. Sarah Nicholas (Alpine Shire) and Linda Anania (ResourceSmart Hume Region Facilitator – North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group) visited Tawonga Primary School and presented them with an award recognizing their great achievements in the ResourceSmart (RS) program.  Through this program, the school has managed to considerably decrease the amount of…

TAKE YOUR E-WASTE TO A BETTER PLACE

Sustainability Victoria is building a network of e-waste recycling centres so you can take your e-waste to a better place. We’re banning e-waste to protect our environment and collect valuable materials for recycling and re-use. E-waste contains valuable materials that should be kept from landfill. To read further information CLICK HERE or contact your local…

HOUSEHOLD CHEMICAL COLLECTION PROGRAM REVIEW – STAKEHOLDER CONSULTATION

This year, the Household Chemical Collection (HCC) program (Sustainability Victoria’s longest running program) celebrates 25 years. In reaching this milestone we would like to invite you to participate in a review of the program to help ensure it continues to be valued by Victorian households and stakeholders alike. As part of the review, we will…

Take Your E-waste to a Better Place

There’s a better place for e-waste than your rubbish bin. It’s much better going to a place where we can recover the precious materials to be reused and capture the nasty bits before they can do harm. WHAT IS E-WASTE? If it’s got a plug, battery or cord and is unwanted, it’s e-waste. It could…