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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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


Tour explores opportunity and innovation in the expanded polystyrene industry

An industry tour has revealed plenty of opportunity to increase the recovery of expanded polystyrene (EPS) in Victoria via increased demand and new collection models... Posted: 18 December 2018


Industrial cooker increases FareShare’s capacity to cook recovered food

FareShare is now cooking 5,000 extra meals a week and accepting more food donations thanks to the installation of a new cooker, partly funded by MWRRG... Posted: 18 December 2018

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