19 03, 2019

VCAL Students From Swinburne University Visit The REC

By |2019-03-19T00:45:47+00:00March 19th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

On Monday 4th and Friday 8th of March 2019, 30 VCAL students from Swinburne University visited the Replas Environmental Centre. The students were learning about plastic and the impact on the environment as part of their personal development studies. The students enjoyed new information about plastics and how Australia is currently experiencing a plastic recycling [...]

25 10, 2018

Surprised Students Take The REC Tour To Learn The Impact Of Place Waste

By |2018-10-25T03:31:03+00:00October 25th, 2018|Blog, News|0 Comments

Friday 21st September saw 12 VCE students from Marist-Sion College in Warragul visit the Replas Environmental Centre (REC). Students travelled through the tunnel, surprised to learn about how much plastic ends up in our oceans and the amount of plastic consumed by sea creatures every year. The students discovered the scale of the global plastic [...]

23 10, 2018

Replas Environmental Centre Welcomes Aspendale Primary School For Tour

By |2018-10-23T04:52:15+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Blog, News|0 Comments

On Thursday the 11th of October, Grade 2 students from Aspendale Primary school came to visit the Replas Environmental Centre and thoroughly enjoyed how interactive and visual the exhibits are. The children learnt about what can be recycled and what products can be made out of their waste. They were surprised to learn about how [...]

4 10, 2018

Replas Meets With Ministers To Discuss China Ban Solutions

By |2018-10-04T04:05:53+00:00October 4th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Hon Lily D’Ambrosio is the state Minister for Environment, Energy & Climate Change and she attended our facilities at the REC with the Carrum Downs MP – Sonya Kilkenny and Dominik Nicholls, Senior Manager of Resource Recovery at Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning. The group attended the meeting in the hope to gain a greater insight into [...]

4 10, 2018

Gardenvale Primary School Takes A Tour Through The REC

By |2018-10-04T03:29:02+00:00October 4th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Gardenvale Primary School has ventured down to Carrum Downs from Brighton East to tour the Replas Environmental Centre (REC). The large group of Grade 6 students went through one of the largest plastic recycling centres in the southern hemisphere, an innovative and interactive learning experience! While going down the tunnel into the ‘Bag Cave’ Gardenvale [...]

4 06, 2018

AIP Members Take The Tour At Replas Environmental Centre

By |2018-06-04T05:58:44+00:00June 4th, 2018|News|0 Comments

On Tuesday February 13th, AIP members had the opportunity to walk through the Recycling Environmental Centre at the Replas Sales Office. This gave them the latest information on plastic waste, where it’s going, and what everyone can do to help. They walked through ‘The Tunnel’ which shows and explains where plastic comes from and where [...]

4 06, 2018

Nick Wakeling Tours the REC to Discuss Sustainable Communities for the Future

By |2018-06-04T04:17:35+00:00June 4th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Nick Wakeling, Shadow Minister for Environment and State Member for Ferntree Gully, Victoria, met with Directors Mark Yates and Mark Jacobsen from Replas at the Replas Environmental Center  (REC) in Carrum Downs Victoria. The REC is a learning tour that explains the benefits of using Replas products around communities. With plastic use on the rise [...]

4 06, 2018

Ainslie Parklands Primary Visits the REC

By |2018-06-04T04:12:18+00:00June 4th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Ainslie Parklands Primary School believes in, ‘providing learning opportunities through which our students can connect with nature, investigate environmental issues and develop a sense of wonder and enthusiasm for our planet’. Students recently visited the Replas Environmental Centre to explore the world of recycling. They were delighted to find a range of products that were [...]

4 06, 2018

1st Cranbourne Joey Scout Enjoy the Replas Environmental Centre

By |2018-06-04T03:36:50+00:00June 4th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Hearing about Replas back in September from the 1st Narre Warren scout group, the Cranbourne scout group was very excited to learn what Replas does! “1st Cranbourne had a fantastic time at Replas tonight,” said Natalie Kenward, who is part of Scouts Australia. “I have heard from some parents already that Joey Scouts have gone [...]