Category Archives: Recycling

‘Remember your reusable bags’ Campaign

We can all make a difference to make the most from our recycling. Recycle items loose, not in bags With many of us becoming more reliant on delivery services while staying at home, we may have ended up with more waste than usual. However, it’s not just the amount of household waste and recycling that…

Regional Recycling Fund

Round 1 of the Regional Recycling Fund will invest up to $10 million in regionally significant resource recovery facilities in regional Victoria. Grants of up to $500,000 per facility are available to help upgrade infrastructure for recyclable materials including cardboard, plastic, paper, glass and mixed recyclables. Applications are welcome from regional local governments and private…

Recycle items loose, not in bags

We can all make a difference to make the most from our recycling With many of us becoming more reliant on delivery services while staying at home, we may have ended up with more waste than usual. However, it’s not just the amount of household waste and recycling that has increased during COVID-19, but contamination…

APCO launches new recycled content guide

The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) has published the ‘Recycled Content Guide’, a practical new resource to support Australian organisations to use more recycled content in their packaging. Developed to support the growing number of businesses redesigning their packaging to meet Australia’s 2025 National Packaging Targets, the guide provides clear and practical information about how…