Webinar - Container Refund Schemes - experiences from Australia

29.07.22 01:42 PM By WasteMINZ

We will speak with Rebecca Brown, Manager, Waste & Environment, Western Australia Local Government Association, and Alex Young, Director Container Deposit Scheme, NSW Environment Protection Authority, about their experiences in designing and implementing container refund schemes in Australia. 


The webinar will cover: 

  1. How do the aims and objectives of the Schemes drive outcomes?
  2. What do you mean it’s a refund scheme?  – refund scheme vs deposit scheme
  3. So how does it actually work? Scheme models, material and money flow
  4. The nitty gritty – Material Recovery Facility Protocols, sampling methodology, refund sharing
  5. Managing risks – auditing and verification (managing fraud), what can you do about bin diving and public places.

Learn more about the presenters here.


When:  Thursday, 18 August, 2pm to 3pm

Cost: Free for WasteMINZ members and $49 + GST for non-members.


Register now.