Recycling can make great savings and also create a revenue stream so it's doubly rewarding. In the case of local government and State Government agencies, purchasing decisions ultimately effect recycling outcomes. For agenices, leading by example in establishing a "green office" can start with recycling office paper and cardboard and extend right up to organics recycling arrangements in kitchens to handle food waste.
Whilst many regional and local councils actually provide recycling of waste for households, sustainable practices applied across their own day to day operations also delivers many benefits, including improved efficiency and reduced costs.
Information is also available from the Planet Ark website called "Business Recycling"
The Local Government Census details the waste and recycling services provided by local governments in Western Australia during the 2013-14 financial year.
The Home in WA TV program covered resource recycling and training courses for builders. The video clip highlights them both.
The Home in WA TV program covered resource recycling and highlights the source separation at Alkimos with Earthcare Recycling. The video clip highlights the Smart Waste Guide.