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Greening Your Office: Working Towards Zero Waste

Posted in Events by Kate Archdeacon on February 4th, 2011

18 February , 2011
8:30 amto10:30 am

Source: Metropolitan Waste Management Group

Image: London Permaculture via flickr CC

This a FREE event as part of the Waste Wise Melbourne Network, in conjunction with the 2011 Sustainable Living Festival*

Hear from Melbourne businesses who are effectively engaging staff in creating to create an office culture of ‘reduce, reuse and recycle’, with minimal contamination, high recycling rates and declining waste to landfill. Find out their secrets to success and be inspired to start aiming for ‘zero waste’ in your own workplace.

Presenters include:

  • Sarah Arbuster, Environment and Projects Coordinator, Department of Innovation, Industry and Regional Development
  • Maryanne Kelly, Municipal Contract Manager, SKM Recycling
  • Peter Hardy, EMS Coordinator, VOC Operations Team, GHD
  • Lorraine Lilley, Project Manager, FluoroCycle, Lighting Council Australia

Date: Friday 18 February, 2011
Time: 8.30 – 10.30am
Venue: ‘The Green House’, Lower Terrace of Birrarung Marr next to Federation Square
RSVP by Friday 11 February, details on the website

*For more information of this year’s Sustainable Living Festival go to the festival website –

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