In Victoria more than 60 percent of all material sent to landfill is food and garden organics which
contribute significantly to greenhouse gas emissions. The good news is that food waste can easily be treated in our schools and homes to reduce the amount of it going to landfill. Treating food waste also provides schools with other benefits.
Check out this ‘Recycling Food Waste at School’ guide for information and strategies which will help your school reduce food waste, divert waste from landfill and achieve educational, economical, social and environmental outcomes.