Waste and Recycling Reference Group

Waste and Recycling Reference Group


EPA’s Waste and Recycling Reference Group is made up of industry associations and organisations that represent the interests and views of businesses and duty holders in the waste and recycling sectors.

The group’s purpose is to provide input and advice to EPA that:

  • improves levels of compliance with the Environment Protection Amendment Act 2018 across the waste and recycling sectors, while working to achieve a level playing field
  • contributes to EPA understanding and addressing industry barriers to compliance, to shape effective EPA policy and operational activities
  • explores opportunities for partnership
  • provides a two-way communication channel between industry and EPA
  • identifies emerging issues and other developments that may impact upon environmental management in Victoria.

Members of the Waste and Recycling Reference Group are:

  • Australian Council of Recycling
  • Australian Landfill Operators Association
  • Australian Metal Recycling Industry Association
  • Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation
  • Australian Organics Recycling Association
  • Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation
  • Barwon South West Waste & Resource Recovery Group
  • Gippsland Waste & Resource Recovery Group
  • Goulburn Valley Waste & Resource Recovery Group
  • Grampians & Central West Waste & Resource Recovery Group
  • Loddon Mallee Waste & Resource Recovery Group
  • Metropolitan Waste & Resource Recovery Group
  • Municipal Association of Victoria
  • National Waste and Recycling Industry Council
  • North East Waste & Resource Recovery Group
  • Tyre Stewardship Australia
  • Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce
  • Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Victorian Local Governance Association
  • Victorian Waste Management Association
  • Waste Industry Alliance
  • Waste Management and Resource Recovery Association of Australia

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