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.

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Have your say on reducing plastic pollution

The Victorian Government is seeking views from the community on banning single-use lightweight shopping bags and ways to improve the management of plastic waste in Victoria... Posted: 19 October 2017


MWRRG shares flexible plastic kerbside collection learnings

MWRRG Program Coordinator Nina Thomas recently spoke with Inside Waste about the successes, challenges and opportunities of the City of Boroondara led flexible plastic kerbside collections program... Posted: 12 October 2017


Study tour highlights the success of waste to energy facilities in China

MWRRG Strategy Team Leader Julie Garbutt accompanied a delegation from the City of Greater Dandenong on a tour of waste to energy facilities in China in September... Posted: 11 October 2017

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