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Detox your Home & Paintback events: BEECHWORTH & MYRTLEFORD

Dispose of paint and everyday household chemicals such as bleach, pesticides, weed killers, cleaning products, cosmetics and cooking oil without harming your health or the environment. Detox your Home is a free and convenient service for householders to safely dispose of unwanted toxic ...

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Earth Hour – March 26

An Hour that could change decades Every year, at 8:30 pm on the last Saturday of March, supporters in over 190 countries and territories unite, taking action on and raising awareness of the issues facing our one home. But Earth Hour is more than just an hour for Earth – it’s a movement for our…

‘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…

ResourceSmart Schools Awards

ResourceSmart Schools Awards 2022 Open for entries! Victoria’s largest celebration of sustainability in schools is now open for entries. The awards honour ResourceSmart Schools that are working ‘Now for the Future’. The 2022 ResourceSmart Schools Awards celebrate students, teachers, parents and volunteers who worked on sustainability initiatives throughout 2020 and 2021. This year we are pleased…