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How do my containers get processed?

Ever wondered what happens to your containers once you drop them off at your local refund point? Container processors like Cleanaway play an integral part in the success of the container deposit scheme, as well as playing a vital role in the circular economy.

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Eight billion containers returned through refund scheme

The Containers for Change scheme has put $800 million back in Queenslanders’ pockets. The scheme has continued to grow from strength to strength. It has taken just six months to reach this latest milestone, after the seven billionth container was returned in September 2023.

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Are your plastic containers really recycled?

Since the Containers for Change scheme came to Queensland in 2018, more than 1.6 billion PET drink containers have been returned and recycled into a whole range of new and useful products.

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Top 10 Ways to Boost Container Fundraising For Your School

Get your 2024 fundraising off to a great start with the Containers for Change schools program. It’s designed to support container collection in Queensland schools by supplying free bins and collections, bags for students, promotional materials and how-to guides.

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Containers are cool for school

Did you know that a few containers can make a big difference for your school? We have all the tips for raising money for your school with containers!

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Busting the container refund scheme myths

We’re here to debunk these myths with some facts from Containers for Change Queensland!

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