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Single-use plastics in Qld - Have your say

QUEENSLAND ACTING TO REDUCE SINGLE USE PLASTICS: HAVE YOUR SAY   Did you know we use over 10 million plastic straws every day. Most are...
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Covid-19 Guide to sustainable takeaway packaging options

 Dealing with COVID-19 Shut Down: How takeaway food and drink services can be plastic free With the lockdown, many cafes are switching to takeaway and delivery...
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Boomerang Alliance Newsletter March 2020

Boomerang’s Director, Jeff Angel attended the National Plastic Summit recently and reports some momentum on action was evident, but current commitments are unlikely to be...
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NSW Cleaning up Our Act Discussion paper

REDUCING SINGLE USE PLASTICS IN NEW SOUTH WALES: HAVE YOUR SAY The NSW government has just released a discussion paper Cleaning Up Our Act: Redirecting...
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Plastic Free Places Trials in Victoria

    Boomerang Alliance is running two new trial programs of our Plastic Free Places (PFP) program in Victoria! Would your council like to join?...
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Plastic Free South Australia Project Launch

On Saturday 14th December 2019. Hon. David Speirs MP, Minister for Environment and Water, launched the Plastic Free SA project. At the launch, South Australia’s...
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Queensland Steps Up on Phase-out of Single-Use Plastics

  We welcome the announcement today (November 7, 2019) by the Queensland Government on a new Plastic Pollution Reduction Plan, which includes legislation next year (subject...
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Cairns And Townsville Become 'Plastic Free Places' To Try Save The Reef

The Great Barrier Reef is not only one of the wonders of the natural world, it supports 64,000 jobs in Queensland. But that natural wonder is...
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MEM 2019: Boomerang Alliance Letter of Recommendation to the Environment Ministers

Australia's environment ministers will be meeting in early November to agree on an action plan and Boomerang Alliance sent a letter of recommendations to the...
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Council Plastic Free Event Guide Released

The Boomerang Alliance has released a comprehensive  guide (The Boomerang Alliance Plastic Free Council Event Guide) to provide councils with advice on how to reduce...
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