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    Don’t let food go to waste

    Fast Facts Each year households throw away 250,000 tonnes of edible food – enough to fill Melbourne’s Eureka Tower. The average Victorian household throws away $2,136...

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    Coronavirus (COVID -19): Important notice about BSWWRRG events

    In an effort to protect our staff and stakeholders from the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) we are postponing all face to face events scheduled until 30 April 2020. This...

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    Regional Action on Recycling

    BSWWRRG is developing a regional action plan in response to the recent issues in the recycling sector. Changes to international recycling markets and the collapse of...

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    Moyne introduces a fourth bin for glass

    Moyne Shire has become the first council in the region to introduce a fourth bin for glass. Over 6,000 residents have received the purple lidded glass only bins. The new...

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    A new era for Victoria’s circular economy

    The Victorian Government have released their circular economy policy, Recycling Victoria; a new economy, a ten year plan to transform Victoria’s recycling sector,...

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    Grant opportunities

    The following grant opportunities are currently available. If you need to assistance or advice on applying for a grant, please contact Philippa Bakes at BSWWRRG on (03)...

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    Geelong Business Excellence Awards

    Barwon South West Waste and Resource Recovery Group is proud to be associated with the Geelong Chamber of Commerce to sponsor the Geelong Business Excellence Awards...

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    Can Do Communities

    Lending a hand to ‘Can Do Communities’ Community groups across the Barwon South West region can now access additional support for waste reduction related...

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    Regional Litter Plan and Illegal Dumping

    Barwon South West Waste and Resource Recovery Group has developed a Regional Litter and Illegal Dumping Plan (the Litter Plan). This Barwon South West Regional Litter and...

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    BSWWRRG Implementation Plan

    The 2017 Barwon South West Waste and Resource Recovery Implementation Plan (the Plan) outlines our 10-year vision for the region’s waste and recycling needs. The Plan...

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