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Goulburn MP speaks out against Plasrefine proposal in Moss Vale

June 6, 2023 5:08 pm in by
Wingecarribee Council

Member for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman has raised concerns about the location of a proposed recycling facility.

Plasrefine wants to build a plastic recycling plant on the edge of Moss Vale in Beaconsfield Road.

Ms Tuckerman said the community deserves a bigger say on the project.

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“The location of the proposal is within 250 metres of homes and residential dwellings,

“And the updated haulage route, will result in trucks hauling 120,000 tonnes of waste past three schools and two daycare centres,”Ms. Tuckerman said.

She’s also concerned about the traffic impacts.

“Moss Vale is already a community which suffers from heavy traffic,

“Combined with very narrow streets, this proposal is a significant risk to residents, parents and children, getting out of cars,”Ms. Tuckerman said.

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