City of Melbourne no longer sending 45 tonnes of recycling to landfill each day

After almost two months of sending about 45 tonnes of recycling to landfill each day, the City of Melbourne has reached an agreement to resume the processing of household recycling. Until September 23, the council had been forced to send recyclable material to landfill due to the closure of numerous SKM facilities. SKM Recycling, which …
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Victorian councils seek solutions to recycling setbacks with glass collection bins

Several Victorian councils are trialing glass collection bins in a bid to reduce contamination and minimise the amount of recyclable materials heading to landfill. The Yarra City Council began a glass recycling bin trial in June, with more bins now being rolled out to additional households, and the Macedon Ranges Shire Council is currently installing …
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