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Recycling and reducing waste
Reduce and manage waste in the right way and move to a circular economy.
Energy efficiency and reducing emissions
Ways to be more energy efficient to lower your greenhouse gas emissions.
Research, data and insights
Research reports, data and insights that support moving to a circular, net zero emissions economy.
Single-use plastics ban
Single-use straws, cutlery, plates, drink-stirrers, expanded polystyrene food and drink containers, and cotton bud sticks will be banned from sale or supply in Victoria by February 2023.
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New funding to help communities change to renewable energy
01 March 2021
The expanded Community Power Hubs program will fund 3 to 6 organisations to form and operate a Community Power Hub in their respective region.
New funding to create innovative products and expand markets for recycled materials
22 February 2021
Research institutes can apply to receive a grant for innovative research that supports Victoria’s transition to a circular economy.
Upgrading Victoria's infrastructure to recycle more plastic and glass
18 January 2021
Victoria is upgrading recycling infrastructure and facilities across the state to recycle more plastic and glass.