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$4.7 million allocated to projects to improve waste and recycling infrastructure in Victoria

The Victorian Government announced grants worth $4.7 million under the Resource Recovery Infrastructure Fund (RRIF) to support industry driven projects worth $18.7 million.

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A Warrnambool swim school has reduced its gas bill by 65% after an energy upgrade

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V/Line's newest railway sleepers are made from recycled plastic

The recycled sleepers are an innovative replacement for V/Line's current concrete sleepers.

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Students voice hope and concern at inaugural Climate Change Education Forum

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Victoria's e-waste ban has arrived. Here's what you need to know.

If an electronic item is no longer working or wanted – and cannot be fixed or sold – the most environmentally-friendly option is to take it to a designated e-waste drop-off point.

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Sustainability Victoria

Changes to the Sustainability Victoria Board

The terms of two Sustainability Victoria board members expired on 30 June 2019.

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Australia's largest recycling plant for plastics opens in Victoria

The new recycling plant is capable of processing 47% of the plastics currently recovered for recycling in Victoria.

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Sleepers made from recycled plastic installed at Richmond Train Station

Railway sleepers made from recycled plastic installed at Richmond Train Station

The sleepers last three times longer than traditional sleepers and contain a mix of polystyrene and agricultural plastic waste – including cotton bale wrap and vineyard covers.

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Stan Krpan

Sustainability Victoria CEO moving on to lead Solar Victoria

Sustainability Victoria CEO, Stan Krpan has resigned to take up a new role as inaugural Chief Executive Officer of Solar Victoria

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Recycling stockpile

Market Shock Response - article in Waste Management Review

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