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Australian Labor Party War on Waste a Step in the Right Direction

Por ProteGEEr, publicado em 13.03.19, última modificação em 03.04.19

Mike Ritchie, managing director of MRA Consulting Group and a prominent advocate for waste reform in New South Wales (NSW) has welcomed Australian Labor Party (ALP) policy to invest waste levy funds back into the circular economy.

“The Recycling and War on Waste policy released by Michael Daley and Penny Sharpe is an important step towards creating the circular economy and achieving a more sustainable balance between the economy and the environment,” he said.

Ritchie welcomes the commitment to maintain “approximately one third of the revenue raised by the waste levy “($250m/yr since the levy raises $760m/yr) to fund waste, regulatory and environmental programs.”

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