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NEW FUNDING TO INSPIRE LOW-WASTE COMMUNITIES

New funding is available for Victorian councils, alpine resorts and community organisations to explore innovative ways to reduce waste and use resources to their full potential. As we look to the future, action is needed at every scale. These grants delivered under the Victorian Government’s Recycling Victoria policy are worth more than $11 million. They…

Season’s Greetings for 2020

Job Opportunity – Project Coordinator

An opportunity exists for an experienced Project Coordinator at the North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group, based in Wangaratta. Working as part of a small team, this role will assist in the delivery of a range of projects to support the implementation of ‘Recycling Victoria’ which is the Victorian Government’s Circular Economy Policy. The…

Victorian Container Deposit Scheme consultation

The Victorian Government is introducing a container deposit scheme (CDS) to increase beverage container recycling and reduce litter in Victoria. A container deposit scheme works by applying a small deposit to beverages sold to consumers which covers the cost of recycling. When the empty beverage containers – such as those in plastic, glass bottles and…