Plastic Pollution Resources

Reports

Resource Title Date Resource Type
Threat Abatement Plan: Marine Plastic Pollution November, 2016 report
Understanding the Economic Benefits and Costs of Controlling Marine Debris in the APEC Region October, 2016 Report
Amendment to Biodegradable Plastics Suitable for Composting September, 2016 Report
Biodegradable Plastics Suitable for Composting September, 2016 Report
UNEP Biodegradable Plastics and Marine Litter September, 2016 Report
Valuing Plastic September, 2016 Report
Microplastics in the Marine Environment August, 2016 Report
Sources of Microplastics relevant to marine protection in Germany August, 2016 Report
GESAMP Microplastics in the Marine Environment August, 2016 Report
Sources of microplastic-pollution to the marine environment August, 2016 Report
Understanding the types, sources and at-sea distribution of marine debris in Australia Waters August, 2016 Report
Toxic tide: the threat of marine plastic pollution in Australia April, 2016 Report
Extracts from Senate report on plastic pollution April, 2016 Report
Submission into Senate Inquiry on the Threat of Marine Plastic October, 2015 Report
Queensland's plastic pollution crisis June, 2015 Report

Fact Sheets

Resource Title Date Resource Type
The toxic tide of plastic in australian waters and how to solve it November, 2016 fact sheet
Position on Plastic Bag Packaging February, 2016 Fact Sheet
Let's put an end to marine plastic pollution - Presentation December, 2015 Fact Sheet
Plastic does not go away - infographics November, 2015 fact sheet
Time to say no plastic bags in NSW - Flyer August, 2015 Fact Sheet
Light weight plastic bag - Briefing note August, 2015 Fact Sheet

Media Releases

Resource Title Date Resource Type
Victoria’s Toxic Plastic Tide: government should act 30 November, 2016 Media Releases
Stop the Toxic Tide: Marine Plastics Report Released 29 November, 2016 Media Releases
NSW and VIC Sit on Their Hands 25 November, 2016 Media Releases
Queensland Bans Plastic Bags 25 November, 2016 Media Releases
Queensland LNP’s Support for Plastic Bag Ban – ‘major step’ 21 November, 2016 Media Releases
Will NSW, QLD and VIC move on plastic bags? 17 November, 2016 Media Releases
Senate inquiry sounds long and loud alarm on marine plastic pollution 20 April, 2016 Media Releases
Backgrounder: Governments all at sea on marine plastic 17 February, 2016 Media Releases
Governments all at sea on marine plastic 17 February, 2016 Media Releases
Risso petition media release 04 December, 2015 Media Releases
NSW Labor Plastic Bags Media Release 04 December, 2015 Media Releases
Call for Action on Plastic Bags 16 November, 2015 Media Releases
NSW takes first step toward a ban on plastic bags 14 August, 2015 Media Releases
64% of NSW residents want a ban on plastic bags 12 August, 2015 Media Releases
Over 12,000 NSW voters back a plastic bag ban in NSW 04 June, 2015 Media Releases

Opinion Polls

Resource Title Date Resource Type
Omnipoll report - plastic bags July, 2015 Opinion Polls