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  • Plastic Bag Phase Out

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

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

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  • Plastic Bag Phase Out

SDA Work practices - plastic bags study (2008)

Executive summary: The indicative study coordinated by the Shop Distributive and Allied Employees Association, commissioned...

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  • Local Government
  • Reuse Recovery and Recycling

South Australia's Kerbside Three Bin System Waste Report (2013)

This report presents data and analysis of kerbside waste management and recycling services by South...

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  • Waste Strategy

South Australia's Waste Strategy 2005-10

Executive Summary: The way South Australians deal with waste generated through consumption, manufacturing and processing...

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  • Waste Strategy

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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  • Waste Strategy

South Australia's Waste Strategy background paper 2005-10

Preface: In 1992, the Australian and New Zealand Environment and Conservation Council (ANZECC) endorsed the...

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  • Single-Use Plastics
  • Reuse Recovery and Recycling

Study on SA plastic packaging resource recovery sector Stage 2 (2014)

Opportunities exist for increased end-of-life plastic packaging recovery and recycling in South Australia. There are...

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  • Single-Use Plastics
  • Reuse Recovery and Recycling

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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  • Food Waste
  • Local Government

Valuing our food waste: SA’s household food waste recycling pilot (2010)

The provision and use by householders of kitchen-based collection containers can significantly increase the diversion...

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  • Food Waste

Analysis of South Australian Whey Processing Options (2017)

This study was commissioned by Dairy SA with funding from Green Industries SA Better Resource...

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