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  • Archive (pre-2016)

Case Study 2 Wood Waste to Energy (2013)

Energy Potential of Wood Waste: Wood waste, and wood by-products from industry that cannot be...

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Report: Management of contaminated soils in South Australia (2013)

Executive summary: In South Australia, the redevelopment of contaminated land and the requirement for the...

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  • Waste and recycling

Recycling Activity in South Australia 2012-13

Executive Summary: Introduction - Each year since 2003-04 Zero Waste SA has measured recycling activity...

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  • Single-use plastics

Review of the Plastic Shopping Bags (Waste Avoidance) Act 2008 (2012)

The Plastic Shopping Bag (Waste Avoidance) Act 2008 has provided significant benefit to the community...

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  • Archive (pre-2016)

Regional organic waste mapping in South Australia (2012)

Blue Environment undertook a survey to identify organic waste materials generated and processed within three...

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  • Archive (pre-2016)

Optimum compaction rate for kerbside recyclables (2012)

Executive Summary: Zero Waste SA (ZWSA) and the Local Government Authority South Australia (LGA SA)...

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  • Archive (pre-2016)

Study on SA Plastics Packaging Resource Recovery Sector Stage 1 Final Report (2012)

This study has: identified and described the key attributes of plastic packaging and its life...

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  • Archive (pre-2016)

Review of solid waste levy (2012)

Executive summary: The Solid Waste Levy (the Levy) is an important tool with which Zero...

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  • Archive (pre-2016)

South Australia's Waste Strategy 2011-15

South Australia’s Waste Strategy 2011-2015 reflects our common concern that we consume more and more...

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Stakeholder consultation for South Australia's Waste Strategy 2011-15

The future of waste in South Australia - What is waste anyway? We produce and...

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