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 guide for councils

MWRRG has developed a comprehensive guide to help councils design, implement and maintain a high-performing and cost-effective food organics and garden organics (FOGO) service. ...

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Stonnington supports apartment food waste recycling

The City of Stonnington’s Apartment Composting Program is making food waste recycling easier for people living in apartment blocks, by helping them establish communal worm farms... Posted: 20 March 2019


Record turnout for Frankston Detox your Home event

Almost seven tonnes of toxic household chemicals were safely disposed of at a Detox your Home event in Skye hosted by Frankston City Council on Saturday 2 February. ... Posted: 20 March 2019


Entries open for 2019 ResourceSmart Schools Awards

Entries have now opened for the 2019 ResourceSmart Schools Awards. The awards program is open to all Victorian government, independent and Catholic schools... Posted: 8 February 2019

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