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17 Mar 2022
10:00am - 12:00pm
Resource Recovery Group Canningvale Centre, 350 Bannister Road, Canningvale WA 6155
  • Free

Recycling Facility Tour for Global Recycling Day

Have you ever wondered what happens at a Recycling Facility?!

Join us for a tour of the Resource Recovery Group's Canning Vale Centre for Global Recycling Day!

The tour will begin with a short presentation discussing: The lifecycle of waste; what waste goes in which bin and common contaminants; plus what to do with items that can't go in your household bins. We will then commence a tour of the site.

On the tour you will get to see:
(1) The Materials Recovery Facility (MRF), where recyclables are separated, baled and sold for reuse.
(2) The Green Waste Facility, where garden waste is turned into mulch.
(3) The Waste Composting Facility, so you can learn how the general waste bin was turned into compost and what now happens with Food Organics Garden Organics (FOGO) materials.

Time: 10am-12noon.The event will begin with a short presentation and then a tour of the site opportunities to have all your waste and recycling questions answered.

Wear: Closed footwear is essential. We strongly recommend you wear long pants, a hat, sunscreen and bring a water bottle.

Tickets: Cost $5 + Eventbrite booking fee. Member council tickets are available to residents from Claremont, Cottesloe, Mosman Park, Peppermint Grove & Subiaco. General admission tickets are available for Cambridge and residents from other councils. If the ticket cost is a barrier to coming to this event please call on 9384 6711 and we are happy to assist.

Bookings are essential as places are limited to 25 people per tour. We look forward to seeing you there!