Category Archives: Recycling

National Recycling Week – 9 to 15 Nov 2020

Recovery – A future beyond the bin Now in its 25thyear, Planet Ark’s National Recycling Week (Monday 9 to Sunday 15 November 2020) provides an important opportunity for councils, workplaces, schools and individuals to improve their recycling knowledge, build better recycling habits and build trust in recycling. To get involved or for further information plese…

Know Your Recycling Campaign

Sustainability Victoria’s Know Your Recycling campaign encourages Victorians to keep the top five contaminants out of their recycling bin – bagged recycling, soft plastics, expanded polystyrene, food waste, and clothing and other textiles. The community’s interest in the campaign has seen a huge increase in traffic to the Know Your Recycling website where you can…

“Know your recycling” website launched

With the release of Recycling Victoria, the Government’s circular economy policy, on 26 February, Sustainability Victoria have launched Know your Recycling website http://www.recycling.vic.gov.au and campaign to ensure Victorians still get their recycling right while changes to recycling systems are progressively rolled out over the coming years. The Know your Recycling website is designed to increase…

Take your e-waste to a better place

Are you among the one in five Australians with a stash of unwanted electrical items at home or in the office? Ever wonder what you should do with these e-waste items? Take a look » http://www.ewaste.vic.gov.au/