The Metropolitan Waste and Resource Recovery Group supports Melbourne’s 31 metropolitan councils to work with their communities to minimise waste and maximise resource recovery.


Keeping food and green waste out of landfill: a new guide for councils

On Thursday 27 September, MWRRG CEO Rob Millard officially launched Introducing a kerbside food and garden organics collection service – A guide for local government. ...

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Partnership project supports innovation in the vinyl industry

Currently an estimated 5,000 tonnes of vinyl-coated polyester fabric such as advertising banners, truck tarpaulins and grain covers go to landfill each year in Australia... Posted: 26 November 2018


Kerbside Collection Service – Food Organics Garden Organics

The frequency of waste collection is amongst many suggestions for councils to consider when introducing new ways to tackle residential waste, and reduce food waste going to landfill... Posted: 24 October 2018


Singaporean delegation visits to discuss closed landfill management

On October 1, MWRRG hosted a delegation from the National Environment Agency (NEA) of Singapore. The delegates were interested to learn about Victoria’s waste management policies and planning considerations, in... Posted: 9 October 2018

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