Our $4.5 million organics plant complete, producing

Compost to help enhance quality of produce on local farmland
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COMPLETE: The Rural City of Wangaratta’s $4.5 million organic processing facility at North Wangaratta has been approved by the EPA.

THE Rural City of Wangaratta will be the first Victorian council able to convert food and other green waste into organic compost, following completion of its $4.5 million Bowser East processing facility.

Recently approved by the Environment Protection Authority, the facility is expected to significantly boost the community’s renewable resources.

It will enable council to collect 3650 tonnes of household and garden organic waste each year, and turn it into compost rather than sending it to landfill.


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