Recycling week

FREE hessian shopping bags and reusable drink bottles were among the giveaways at information stalls held at shopping centres in Auburn and Merrylands during National Recycling Week. Cumberland Council resource recovery team shared plenty of tips and advice on the environmental benefits of recycling while promoting the ways everyone can help save the resources and energy that go into making products from virgin materials. The council’s resource recovery team, Bernadette Murray, Cheryl Hounslow, Marion Winkler and Alina Tamrakar at Merrylands.