Victoria’s Environment Protection Authority (EPA) will provide a readily available, online course, for small to medium sized businesses to educate themselves on their own environmental risk management responsibilities.
Eight local councils, including City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast Shire and Borough of Queenscliffe, have banded together to help reduce the level of waste which is produced throughout the region.
Applications for Climate Change Community Action Grants will close soon, with the Mornington Peninsula Shire encouraging residents to apply.
Two of Australia’s leading recycling and resource recovery organisations are collaborating with the Federal Government to improve industry standards and procedures to encourage landfill diversion.
The Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) has published the Recycled Content Guide, a new resource that will support Australian organisations to use more recycled content in packaging.
Kiama Council has set a target of becoming carbon neutral by 2031, following its adoption of a Corporate Emissions Reduction Plan (Corp ERP).
The Plastic Free July program is expected to be taken up by more than three million Australians this year, with the program encouraging people to be part of a solution to plastic pollution.
Following a yearlong review of Hobsons Bay’s kerbside waste service, the council is announcing a range of changes to their service.
EPA Victoria has announced that they will again sponsor the Premier’s Sustainability Awards.
The Queensland Government has announced a $80 million boost to grow and expand the states waste and recycling industries.