VICTORIA

PSA People's Choice now open!

PSA People's Choice now open!

Now that the finalists for this year's Premier's Sustainability Awards have been announced, the Award's online competition People's Choice has just been launched.

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A dental practice built on sustainability

A dental practice built on sustainabilityLock icon

Beaconsfield Dental from Berwick, Victoria has been named a finalist in the prestigious Victorian Premier's Sustainability Awards Health category for their work that prioritises sustainability in a range of ways.

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Research project announced to support end-of-life solar panels

Research project announced to support end-of-life solar panels

Sustainability Victoria is thinking circular in outlining a new research project to understand end-of-life management approaches for photovoltaic (PV) systems with the objective of assessing options to progress a national product stewardship program....

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Recycling R&D grant applications now open

Recycling R&D grant applications now open

Businesses, local government and researchers looking to develop opportunities for recycled content can apply for grants between $50,000 and $200,000 for projects that can increase the quantity of recycled products being sold in Victoria.

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Vic EPA welcomes new CEO

Vic EPA welcomes new CEO

A senior environment leader has been named CEO of EPA Victoria.

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Stronger powers and a modern Act

Stronger powers and a modern Act

EPA Victoria is one step closer to attaining new and stronger powers following the passage of the Environment Protection Amendment Bill 2018 by the Victorian Parliament this week.

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Food waste initiative up for three awards

Food waste initiative up for three awards

Sustainability Victoria (SV) has announced the finalists of this year's Premier's Sustainability Awards and amongst them is a marketplace built to reduce food waste.

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Warrnambool City Council & Deakin Uni partner on waste management

Warrnambool City Council & Deakin Uni partner on waste management

Warrnambool City Council and Deakin University has partnered to investigate into how the region could improve on its waste management, including finding better ways of dealing with recyclables.

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Using 'mechanical stomachs' to turn restaurant waste into wastewater

Using 'mechanical stomachs' to turn restaurant waste into wastewaterLock icon

A machine installed by City of Melbourne has stopped more than 60 tonnes of garbage from going to landfill in the past year by turning food scraps into wastewater.

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Werribee landfill looks set for expansion

Werribee landfill looks set for expansion

Wyndham City Council's plans to expand the area used for landfill looks set to go ahead, after the Western Region Environment Centre's last-ditch legal challenge was rejected by the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT), according to a report...

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