Waste resources

Council has many waste resources available to assist businesses, community groups, childcare and schools.

Green bin for early years services

Download the green bin case study(PDF, 1MB), encouraging early years services to implement a food and garden waste bin service.

Creating waste education campaigns

Need some inspiration and ideas? No need to reinvent the wheel.  For a directory of awesome waste campaigns visit the Good for the Hood website.


Green bin case study in schools

Download the Schools green bin case study(PDF, 417KB), outlining the potential to decrease their waste to landfill and save on waste management costs by implementing food and garden waste bins.


Green bin case study in business

Download the Hair salon green bin case study(PDF, 435KB) and see how Trac Ioriannis Hair & Beauty in Echuca are saving money and the planet by using their food and garden waste bins.

Preventing and managing illegal dumping at charity stores

This litter prevention kit helps charities work in partnership with Council to tackle illegal dumping at charity stores. It gives a snapshot of how and why people illegally dump at charity stores, as well as providing information, tools and templates.

Click here to download(PDF, 1MB)  

Information on Biomix compost

Biomix compost is a natural, environmentally friendly fertiliser made in Stanhope. For more information on Biomix compost, read our handy information sheet.(PDF, 168KB) You can also find out more information by going to the Biomix website.