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November 12, 2020

As an incubator for innovation Hunter’s Hill Council was proud to today (12 November, 2020) be named Circular Economy Award Winner at the opens in a new windowKeep Australia Beautiful NSW 2020 Sustainable Cities Awards.

In a record field of entries this year, the Council’s pilot project with the University of NSW’s (UNSW) Sustainable Materials Research and Technology opens in a new window(SMaRT) Centre took out the award.

This project promoting the circular economy as a measure to support sustainability and reduce waste to landfill is now on display at new library and community space opens in a new windowThe YARN.

Community members can drop in to see the bench tiles made from the old uniforms of local sports teams and schools.

A 3D printer, using e-waste filaments line (where waste plastic is made into filament for 3D printing) is coming soon.

People can also be part of the opens in a new windowcircular economy by donating their old textiles to The YARN’s waste wall to be processed into repurposed materials.

Learn more about this and other services on offer at The YARN: opens in a new windowhuntershill.nsw.gov.au/theyarn

 

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