When Zero Emissions Byron did our baseline studies we looked at the five main sectors of emissions.

This local directory links you with what can be done with local resources for the WASTE sector

Towards Zero - Byron Shire’s Integrated Waste & Resource Recovery Strategy 2019-2029 has been developed by asking key questions relating to our waste behaviours. The Strategy document steps out a 10-year plan to transition to a Shire that is carbon neutral by 2025, and sending zero waste to landfill.

Find out about reducing waste locally
NE Waste

Join the Mullumbimby Library of Stuff and hire what you need
Library of Stuff | Mullum Cares

Try the Tip Shop. It’s amazing what you’ll find! Drop off your waste for reuse
Byron Resource Recovery Centre - Byron Shire Council

Know where to dispose of waste properly:  Recycle right!
#RecycleRight - Byron Shire Council

Return and Earn collection points
Return and Earn - Byron Shire Council

Fix broken things at the Repair Café in Mullumbimby
The Repair Cafe Mullumbimby - Home

Local invention! Subpod for composting
Subpod® - Below-ground composting that actually works!

Plastic Free Byron Program for business

Contribute excess food to charity
Byron Community Pantry and Food Recovery

Contribute your stuff to other Facebook groups!

In Byron Shire we live on Bundjalung country. We recognise the Arakwal people, the Minjungbal people and the Widjabul people as Traditional Owners and custodians for parts of the Byron Shire.