Category Archives: General

Welcome Tom, new RSS facilitator for Hume area

We welcome Tom Mitten as the new ResourceSmart Schools (RSS) program facilitator for the Hume area. Tom is an outdoor education and biology teacher with a passion for outdoors. He’s worked with sport clubs and associations in North East Victoria and at Disabled Wintersport Australia, supporting people with disabilities to go skiing and snowboarding. He…

Waste Expo Australia – Registrations now open 

Waste Expo Australia is the country’s largest gathering of waste management and resource recovery professionals, which brings together leading solution providers in the waste management, recycling, resource recovery and sustainability sectors. Attracting more than 6,000 industry professionals, Waste Expo Australia is a must-attend event in the industry’s calendar. Be part of this free-to-attend exhibition and…

Keep Australia Beautiful: Australia’s 7-Day Plastic Pledge

Australia’s 7-Day Plastic Pledge |16-22 August, 2021 Our beautiful country needs help to protect its biodiversity. Plastic that ends up in nature can take up to 500 years to decompose and can harm animals that ingest it. This year, we’re putting plastic in the spotlight as we pledge to refuse plastic to prevent it from…

Recycled household waste builds noise walls

Recycled household waste builds noise walls  Noise walls made from 75% recycled plastic have been erected along the new Mordialloc Freeway. Delivered by Major Roads Projects Victoria (MRPV), the revolutionary panels use 570 tonnes of plastic waste – equivalent to kerbside plastic waste collected from 25,000 Victorian households in a year. Ecologiq Director Tony Aloisio…