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New public place recycling systems see great results

The 50 new waste and recycling bin dual enclosures installed throughout the North East in September 2016 are already providing the 2 million visitors and 117,000 residents improved options to recycle and dispose of waste in public places. The new systems ...

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Changes to waste Regulations – beneficial reuse & waste codes

   Amendments to the Environment Protection (Industrial Waste Resource) Regulations 2009 will come into effect on 7 December 2016. These regulations guide the sustainable management of prescribed industrial waste (PIW), and the changes were designed to ensure clarity and certainty for affected industries. Changes to Beneficial Reuse To ...

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NevRwaste News

Don Chambers recognised posthumously for outstanding service to the waste and resource recovery sector

The former Chair of the North Waste and Resource Recovery Group (NEWRRG) Mr. Don Chambers has been awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia posthumously in the 2017 Australia Day Honours List for services to local government and the Victorian community. Don played a key role in the local community for over 40 years…

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Clean up Australia Day 2017

            Clean Up Australia Day – Sunday 5th March 2017 Australians are the second highest producers of waste per person in the world, with an estimated 7 billion cigarette butts and 50 million plastic bags littered in Australia each year. Clean Up Australia Day is fun, easy and everyone can…

2017 Student Environment Days – REGISTRATIONS OPEN

This year the SEED project will coordinate three student environment days targeting grade 5 students in North East Victorian primary schools, dates and venues are listed below. Myrtleford – McNamara Reserve – Thursday 27th April Wodonga – The CUBE – Thursday 10th August Wangaratta – Wareena Park – Thursday 26th October To register for one…