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Waste reduction initiatives

  • Plastic bag ban

    Littered plastic bags cost Queenslanders over $4 million a year in clean-up costs and pose real threats to land and marine environments. Find out how you can help reduce this waste.

  • Container Refund Scheme

    Anyone who returns an empty eligible drink container to an approved container refund point, will receive a 10-cent refund, under the Container Refund Scheme.

  • Australian Packaging Covenant

    Learn how the Covenant aims to reduce the environmental impacts of consumer packaging.

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5 July 2018
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