Category Archives: Recycling

“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/  

Councils not affected by SKM closure

Councils and Alpine Resorts in North East Victoria Continue to Recycle as normal despite disruptions that have occurred in other parts of the state. Residents may have heard that 33 councils around Victoria have been affected by the closure and legal decisions affecting SKM recycling services. Council’s and Alpine Resorts within North East Victoria have…

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 working or wanted. From your phone to your fridge, your laptop to…