Pakenham Waste Transfer Station

Futuristic waste transfer station opens in Pakenham

Jordan Crugnale MP, Member for Bass opened the brand new Future Recycling Waste Transfer Station in Pakenham today.

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Repurposing waste

Twelve recycled art ideas and DIY projects

World Ocean Day fell on the 8th of June this year and the health of the oceans has never been more in question. The journal Science (I know, straightforward name) reported that 8 million metric tons of plastic end up in our oceans every year. It’s a startling number, and a very frightening one considering how vital the health of the world’s oceans is for all life. (more…)

Cash for scrap metal banned

Long awaited legislative changes

On the 27th of September of 2017, the Victorian parliament passed laws banning cash payments for scrap metal recycling. With this legislation in effect following parliamentary assent, a transition period for businesses to incorporate the new practice requirements by the 30 May 3018; at the latest as all provisions will be activated, the Justice Legislation Amendment (Protective Service Officers and Other Matters) Act will change the scrap metal landscape. (more…)