Recovered resources market bulletin

Victoria is aiming to grow the recovery of resources such as cardboard, glass, metals, paper and plastics, and further increase opportunities for infrastructure investment.

The April-May bulletin features:

  • monthly flows to local and overseas markets
  • current commodity prices
  • commentary on changes to export markets for recyclables
  • implications for kerbside recyclables markets
  • opportunities for and developments by industry, government and others to improve kerbside markets.
  • recycled material flows to local and overseas markets
  • changes to export recyclables markets
  • implications for kerbside recyclables markets
  • the opportunities and developments by industry, government and others to improve the resilience and performance of kerbside markets.


Resource Recovery Market Bulletin (April-May 2019)

Resource Recovery Market Bulletin (March 2019)

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About these bulletins

These monthly bulletins are a 12-month pilot project to inform industry, government and the community about waste and resource recovery in Victoria.

Bulletins are produced in partnership with the Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia. They are written by industry specialists Envisage Works, Sustainable Resource Use and Industry Edge for Sustainability Victoria and supported by DELWP and EPA. They do not constitute advice or government opinion.


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