Category Archives: Waste Levy

The Queensland Government is developing waste management and resource recovery strategy to increase recycling and recovery and create new jobs. The strategy will be underpinned by a waste disposal levy which is proposed to commence on 1 July 2019.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Wikipedia – Recycling is the process of converting waste materials into new materials and objects. It is an alternative to “conventional” waste disposal that can save material and help lower greenhouse gas emissions. Recycling can prevent the waste of potentially useful materials and reduce the consumption of fresh raw materials, thereby reducing: energy usage, air pollution…

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Are you Levy Ready?

Are you Levy Ready? The Queensland Government has announced the reintroduction of a waste levy in early 2019. The waste management strategy is a long-term goal for achieving waste avoidance and focusing on sustainable consumption. Its objective is to encourage industry investment in innovation and new infrastructure and securing continuous improvement in waste management and resource…

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