We're keen to hear your thoughts about recycling and repurposing. We want to know if you recycle, and how you do it. Or why you don't. Your answers will shape the messages we share and the information we make available to the community.
Read more about recyling in our region.
In 2017–18, Queenslanders increased their recycling effort for household and business wastes by 580,000 tonnes, resulting in close to 5 million tonnes of materials diverted from landfill. However we still recycle less than the amount of waste sent to landfill and are poor recycling performers compared to most other states and territories.
As our region grows, so does the amount of waste we produce. Everyone has a role to play in becoming more resourceful and less wasteful and we need to work together to create a sustainable, resilient and prosperous region where less waste is sent to landfill.
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