Council collects garbage, recycling and green waste from residential and commercial properties across Moreland.
This information is provided to give residents a greater understanding of the amount of waste generated and collected by Council over a 12 month period.
Annual tonnages for 2016-17
Garbage: 32,995 tonnes
Recycling: 16,544 tonnes
Green waste: 10,010 tonnes
Contracts held by Council for waste collection and processing
Garbage, recycling and green waste collection service (South of Bell Street):
Metro regional landfill at Ravenhall, managed by Cleanaway
Materials Recovery Facility at Heidelberg, managed by Visy Recycling
Green waste processing:
In-Vessel Composting Facility at Bulla, managed by Veolia
The above facilities do not stock pile any of the materials received from Council.
Diversion of waste from landfill
Through the collection and processing of recyclables and green waste, Council diverts 46.5% of all waste from landfill.