Latest single-use plastic News

Council approves loan to sports club, hears latest on long grass
Single-use plastics to be banned in Australian health facilities
Mornington Peninsula Shire’s Annual Report 2019-20 is now available
New Federal laws banning plastic waste exports welcome but won’t save wildlife
Recycling industry at a loss as Government celebrates its own win
Woolworths backs SA manufacturing as it launches new Australian-made paper bag
It’s last straw for single-use plastics
Single-use plastic ban from 1 July 2021
Plastic free caffeination for Cairns
Good things in eco-friendly food packages
First touch-free drinking fountain for our region
6 tips for your recycling bin
WA’s ban on plastic best in Australia say ocean conservationists
Western Australia’s Plan for Plastics – a roadmap to reduce our reliance on single-use plastics
New framework to build on One Planet success
Plastics – part of problem and one we must solve
Squirtle – a giant reminder for our environment
Plan strengthens Council’s Reef management
Government’s bill a waste without plastics and packaging reform
14 million tonnes of microplastics on seafloor
New CDS scheme in WA will benefit marine wildlife
Reintroduction of Reusable Cups in Council facilities
Government should invest in 23 new or expanded recycling factories by 2025
Innovative new PPE respirator design could provide a breakthrough in fight against COVID-19
NWRIC CEO Week in Review 11 September
Single-use plastics Bill passes Parliament
SA’s historic plastic laws will save animal lives
Greater Geelong Council takes determined stand on environment
Indonesia’s coastal communities shoulder impacts of ocean plastic
Do your bit to clean up city
University of Sydney commits to climate action, sustainability
Another step closer to a waste and plastic free Peninsula
Help for communities to tackle litter in Keep Australia Beautiful Week
Keep it clean: New strategy to reduce litter in Western Australia
Ingested single-use plastics create ‘flying trash bins’
Bill to ban single-use plastics
ACT plastics ban will save wildlife but must go further, say marine conservationists
Government announces plan to tackle problem plastics and seven single-use plastic items
Four Corners plastics story has lessons for Australia
Waste reduction grants for WA businesses, NFPs, local governments and community groups
Mastercard Leads Payments Industry Forward to a More Sustainable Future
Reduce plastic without being drastic
Opportunity to transition away from single-use plastics shouldn’t go to waste
Shire wheelie bin art adding colour to local streets
Walk Plank on Plastics Community Art Installation
Queensland’s whales and turtles to benefit from plastics ban
It’s last straw for Queensland’s single-use plastics
Take up challenge and go plastic free this July