Local residents now have a place to recycle their soft plastics with the Canowindra Post Office named as one of 12 in NSW involved in trialing an in-store solution with REDcycle.
The trial allows customers to drop their soft plastics – including Australia Post plastic satchels – into a dedicated bin at the Post Office.
The plastic is processed by REDcycle and delivered to a manufacturing partner to be made into a range of recycled products.
Australia Post Executive General Manager Community & Consumer, Nicole Sheffield, said the trial was another way Australia Post was using its national network to give more communities access to services.
“While many Australians have fully embraced soft plastic recycling with REDcycle, not everyone has…