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    Single-use plastics ban

    Victoria to ban single-use plastics by 2023. The ban will apply to specific single-use plastics including plastic straws, cutlery, plates, drink stirrers, polystyrene...

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    Sustainability Victoria offering new funding to inspire low-waste communities

    New funding is available for Victorian councils and community organisations to develop local solutions that tackle waste. The Recycling Victoria Communities Fund provides...

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    Zero Waste Events Guide coming soon

    A new guide will soon be available to help event organisers make their events ‘zero-waste’. Developed by BSWWRRG in partnership with Bellarine Catchment Network...

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    Spotlight on: Port Fairy Repair Café

    Port Fairy is the latest community in our region to join the Repair Café revolution. Launching in February, the Port Fairy Repair Café is a free monthly event run by...

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    Regional input into statewide recycling collaborative procurement

    BSWWRRG is working with the state’s six other Waste and Resource Recovery Groups (WRRGs) to support councils to procure new kerbside recycling services. This statewide...

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    Industry spotlight: interview with Mat Dickens, CEO at Corio Waste

    Australian family owned and operated Corio Waste Management offers a broad range of commercial, government and specialised waste management services across Geelong and...

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    Mapping our way to a circular economy

    Reducing waste and litter can be a serious challenge. That’s why Barwon South West Waste and Resource Recovery Group together with our partner councils, are building a...

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    Warrnambool Glass gets green light

    Warrnambool City Council will roll out a new glass collection service, following a successful trial of the service earlier this year. The new service, which will commence...

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    Funding to support recycling reforms

    Councils will soon have access to funding for the introduction of new glass and food organics and garden organics (FOGO) services as part of the Victorian Government’s...

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    Event Litter Prevention and Waste Minimisation Guide

    Barwon South West Waste and Resource Recovery Group (BSWWRRG) are currently in the production stage of an Event Litter Prevention and Waste Minimisation Guide...

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