Inquiry into Waste and Recycling in Victoria

The Parliamentary inquiry into recycling and waste management received over 700 written submissions. This shows there is interest and concern and that people want our government to take action. When I started looking into this inquiry, as President of Zero … Continue reading “Inquiry into Waste and Recycling in Victoria”

Is this federal election the waste election?

Australia is facing a waste crisis that is adding to already pressing environmental challenges and climate change. Labor announced a $90 million dollar plan to tackle waste reinforcing waste management as a national issue. This is a welcome announcement given the … Continue reading “Is this federal election the waste election?”

How to make a Submission for the Inquiry Into Recycling and Waste Management

We are in the middle of a recycling and waste crisis. But the good news is that it’s being review and the Victorian State Government is conducting an inquiry into recycling and waste management. The public have been invited to … Continue reading “How to make a Submission for the Inquiry Into Recycling and Waste Management”

How to make a submission to review the Product Stewardship Act

Product Stewardship is the process where manufacturers and sellers take responsibility for what they sell by taking into account the environmental impact from the products,  packaging and substances contained in them. The Product Stewardship Act is federal legislation that provides … Continue reading “How to make a submission to review the Product Stewardship Act”