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FED ELECTION 2019: ALP Recycling and Waste Policy is a start...but needs more bite

Over the weekend, Bill Shorten proudly announced Labor's recycling and waste strategy. Under the proposed legislation, an ALP Federal Government will introduce national bans on lightweight,...
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FED ELECTION 2019: 5 key measures to build a sustainable industry

Thanks to an overwhelming reliance on ‘go-slow’ review processes and voluntary action, Australia's strategy for a sustainable future is leaving us behind the rest of the...
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Could disease-carrying bacteria on plastics spell problems for human health?

Studies from the University of Stirling have found dangerous pathogens 'hitch-hiking' on plastic litter and microplastics washed up on beaches around Scotland. The discovery of...
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NSW ALP announce welcome commitments to reducing plastic pollution

The NSW ALP waste and recycling policy released today is a substantial set of commitments that will make a big difference to our recycling crisis...
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OUR NEW WA PLASTIC FREE PROJECT LAUNCHES IN TOWN OF BASSENDEAN, PERTH

  It’s official! The Town of Bassendean in Perth is going plastic free, after the public launch of Boomerang Alliance’s Plastic Free Places program this...
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Woolworths take on Coles with 'almost' PLASTIC-FREE collectables

Woolworths have come out swinging against Coles with a new plastic-free collectable campaign. Shortly after the launch of the Stikeez promotion, featuring fresh produce characters...
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Yes really! Coles are launching ANOTHER plastic collectables promotion

Fresh from their divisive Little Shop promotion, Coles are launching a new series of 'collectable' figurines, Stikeez - posing yet ANOTHER unnecessary plastic assault on...
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BA calls on NSW political parties to act on plastic pollution

In the lead-up to the State election, NSW has the opportunity to lead Australia in reducing the plastic pollution of our environment...but it has some catching...
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Multinationals join new plastic-free home delivery service

Multinational giants including Unilever, PepsiCo, Nestlé, Danone, Coca Cola and Procter and Gamble have signed up to a new plastic-free home delivery service in a game-changing development. Powered...
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Stormwater Pollution: Safeguarding the link to our waterways

When it comes to the routes by which plastic waste escapes into our waterways and oceans, Craig Rothleitner believes Australians buy into a false misconception....
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