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Geography and Environmental ScienceUndergraduate study

Recycling officer

 Recycling officers are responsible for planning and managing waste reduction policies of local government. These roles are increasing in response to governmental initiatives targeting recycling in recent years.

Typical work activities

Some organisations may combine the post with responsibility for waste management.


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Qualifications and work experience

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