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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 ...

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Kickstarting sustainability in your school – online workshop

Register for the Kickstarting Sustainability in your School online workshop Find out how to (re) engage with ResourceSmart Schools ResourceSmart Schools is an award-winning Victorian Government program that assists schools to embed sustainability in everything they do. Our facilitators help schools to use the ResourceSmart Schools framework to achieve their sustainability goals. As a part of…

New guidance about food and green waste processing technology

Work is underway to prepare up to date guidance about food and green waste processing technology that councils and Waste and Resource Recovery Groups (WRRGs) will use to help procure services for household waste. The guidance will help councils and WRRGs understand the different technologies, processes and regulatory, commercial and market conditions that commercial processors…

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…

Detox your Home: WANGARATTA & BENALLA Sat 9th Oct

Detox your Home is a free and convenient service for householders to safely dispose of unwanted toxic chemicals delivered by Sustainability Victoria. Detox your Home is a contactless, drive-through service supported by a COVIDSafe plan providing disposal of toxic household chemicals such as solvents, poisons, pool chemicals, peticides, cleaning products, fertilisers and car care products….