The Circular Economy challenges the linear economy concept of make, use, dispose. A circular economy aims to keep materials in circulation through reduce, reuse, repurpose, repair and recycle.
LGANT is committed to supporting the local government sector transition to the circular economy and will leverage outcomes via:
Some of the benefits of a circular economy for local government are:
The Northern Territory Government (NTG) has supplied LGANT with a waste audit toolkit and training materials prepared by GHD for use by NT Local Councils.
NT Member councils are encouraged to contact LGANT directly to arrange access to these materials.
For further information, please contact LGANT’s Circular Economy Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org