MOUNT Gambier City Council will continue to explore potential waste management and recycling opportunities, including the use of crushed glass in road construction.
A report received at council’s monthly meeting highlighted a number of alternative options for “low-value” recyclable materials.
This follows three council representatives attending a waste strategy summit in Sydney in June.
Cr Ian Von Stanke, Cr Josh Lynagh and city infrastructure general manager Nick Serle returned from the summit with information about strategies councils across Australia have implemented since China introduced its National Sword policy.
According to the report, reducing organics going