Community awareness: Queensland Container Refund Scheme

The Department of Environment and Heritage Protection and Boomerang Alliance are delivering information sessions to community organisations throughout Queensland about the upcoming container refund scheme (CRS) and single-use lightweight plastic shopping bag ban, where participants are provided with information to help them prepare for the introduction of the CRS.

P&Cs Qld is working with the Department of Education and Training to establish a clear process to help P&Cs and state schools benefit from the CRS program when it begins in July 2018. Interested schools and P&Cs can seek further advice and register their interest with the P&Cs Qld State Office:

Watch the CRS video below for more information, or email to find out where you can attend the community information sessions.