Links

National Packaging Covenant

2004 Independent Local Government evaluation of the National Packaging Covenant
http://documents.alga.asn.au/reports/Independent_LG_review_of_NPC.pdf

Evaluations of the National Packaging Covenant:
http://www.deh.gov.au/industry/waste/covenant/evaluation/index.html

National Packaging Covenant Council Consultation Proposal for the proposed revised NPC
http://www.deh.gov.au/industry/waste/covenant/pubs/consultation.pdf


State waste policies

ACT: No Waste by 2010 Waste Management Strategy: Waste Management Strategy for Canberra
http://www.nowaste.act.gov.au/styles/nowasteby2010strategy.pdf

NSW: Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Strategy 2003
http://www.resource.nsw.gov.au/index-RNSW.htm

QLD: Waste Management Strategy for Queensland
http://www.epa.qld.gov.au/publications/p00572aa.pdf/
Waste_management_strategy_for_Queensland.pdf

SA: Zero Waste SA Business Plan (currently developing the state's zero waste policy due for release in early 2005)
http://www.zerowaste.sa.gov.au/pdf/business_plan_0405.pdf

TAS: Towards a Tasmanian Waste Management Strategy
http://www.dpiwe.tas.gov.au/inter.nsf/WebPages/CDAT-53M5TH?open

Victoria: Towards Zero Waste: A Materials Efficiency Strategy for Victoria
http://www.ecorecycle.vic.gov.au/www/default.asp?casid=2948

WA: Towards Zero Waste - WAste 2020 TaskForce Report and Recommendations
http://http://202.148.132.234/downloads/1038_W20200101.pdf


Waste Facts and Figures

Australian State of the Environment Report 2001 - Human Settlements Theme Report, Waste, recycling and reuse
http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2001/settlements/summary.html#wasterecycling

Clean Up Australia Day 2003 Rubbish Report
http://www.cleanup.com.au/attachments/RR2003.pdf

NSW litter survey program
http://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/litter/research.htm


Recycling

Australian Council of Recyclers
http://www.acor.org.au

Australian Plastics and Chemicals Industries Association (APACIA) National Plastics Recycling Survey 2002
http://www.pacia.org.au/Recycling/index_frames9.html

EcoRecycle Victoria
http://www.ecorecycle.vic.gov.au

Getting more from our recycling systems - Assessment of domestic waste and recycling systems (PDF) (DEC NSW, Publishers National Environment Bureau, JRG NSW)
http://www.resource.nsw.gov.au/data/
Domestic%20Waste%20and%20Recycling%20systems%20-%20Final%20Report_webV2.pdf

Institute for Sustainable Futures 2004, "Beyond Recycling: An Integrated Waste Management Framework for Local Government"
http://www.lgsa.org.au/site/policy/1000150/1000160.html#beyond_recycling

New South Wales Jurisdictional Recycling Group (JRG)
http://www.jrgnsw.com.au

Planet Ark - Recycling Near You
http://www.recyclingnearyou.com.au

Waste Wise WA
http://www.wastewise.wa.gov.au

Zero Waste SA
http://www.zerowaste.sa.gov.au


Alliance Members

Australian Conservation Foundation
http://www.acfonline.org.au

Conservation Council of Western Australia
http://www.conservationwa.asn.au

Clean Up Australia
http://www.cleanup.com.au

Environment Victoria
http://www.envict.org.au

Friends of the Earth
http://foe.org.au

Greenpeace Australia Pacific
http://www.greenpeace.org.au

Local Government and Shires Association of NSW
http://www.lgsa.org.au

Nature Conservation Council of NSW
http://www.nccnsw.org.au

NCC Zero Waste Action Group
http://www.nccnsw.org.au/waste

Queensland Conservation Council
http://www.qccqld.org.au

Total Environment Centre
http://www.tec.org.au