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1806, 2019

Free Hazardous Waste Recycling and Disposal in the Cradle Coast

June 18th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Have you been to your council’s waste transfer station or resource recovery centre lately?

It’s not a tip. It’s THE place to take unwanted items for recycling.   Every council in the Cradle Coast Waste Management Group […]

1004, 2019

Dumping is not the answer: disposal options in the Cradle Coast

April 10th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Safely disposing of big loads of household rubbish isn’t as costly or difficult as you might think.

Local councils, not-for-profit groups and commercial businesses all provide a variety of disposal services for bulky, unwanted items.  You can […]

2111, 2018

It’s what’s on the inside that matters – spread the word on excess packaging

November 21st, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

When rethinking waste in Tasmania, we’re aiming to avoid or reduce waste being created in the first place. Where it can’t be avoided, then the goal is to reuse or recycle whatever is possible.

Tasmania’s three regional […]

909, 2018

Kerbside Recycling Bin Assessments in the Cradle Coast region

September 9th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Starting: 17 September 2018
Location: Circular Head, Waratah-Wynyard, Burnie City, Central Coast, Devonport City, Latrobe and Kentish Council areas.

Kerbside Recycling Bin Assessments are coordinated by the Cradle Coast Waste Management Group on behalf of its member […]

2003, 2018

Finding ways to avoid, reduce and reuse waste

March 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The three regional Waste Management Groups have created an awareness raising program to encourage Tasmanians to avoid , reduce and reuse waste.

Tasmanians are pretty good at recycling and although this is a great way to keep waste out […]

2808, 2017

Kerbside Recycling Bin Assessments: there’s a Good SORT!

August 28th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

Starting: 11 September 2017
Location: Circular Head, Waratah-Wynyard, Burnie City, Central Coast, Devonport City, Latrobe and Kentish Council areas.

Kerbside Recycling Bin Assessments are coordinated by the Cradle Coast Waste Management Group and take place a couple […]

903, 2017

E-Waste Drop-off Events

March 9th, 2017|Tags: , , |

If old electrical equipment is taking up storage space or collecting dust in your home or business, then get sorted with your family and workmates, have a big clean out and bring unwanted items to […]

1601, 2017

Make the grade with kerbside recycling assessments

January 16th, 2017|Tags: |

Kerbside recycling bin assessments are conducted a couple of times a year in North West Tasmania.

Since the kerbside recycling bin assessments began in the Cradle Coast in 2014, there has been a 37% improvement in […]

2102, 2016

Household battery recycling

February 21st, 2016|Tags: , |

The results of a recent waste audit have shown that people in north west and northern Tasmania do not have an environmentally friendly way to dispose of their used household batteries, with a significant number buried […]

101, 2016

Free mobile phone recycling

January 1st, 2016|Tags: , |

Councils in the North and North West of Tasmania are accepting unwanted mobile phones and accessories for recycling. Check out the fact sheet below for more information.

A project of:

Cradle Coast Waste Management Group
Northern Tasmanian Waste […]

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