Silo Bag Recycling Study Underway

July 2, 2024 9:19 am in by

One million kilos of silo grain bags are used across SA every year…

That’s according to a new study, which also shows there’s now good way to reuse or recycle them.

As such a project looking into a viable solution has been launched, with Grain Producers SA exploring grant funding opportunities and raising awareness about circular economy opportunities in the sector.

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The research found 60 percent of the used bags are located on the Eyre Peninsula, with just over 10 percent each on the Yorke Peninsula and in the Mid-North.