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Water quality work helps protect Reef

A unique collaboration is preventing 18,000 kilograms of nitrogen from reaching the Great Barrier Reef and helping Queensland farmers who improve water quality earn additional income. Read more

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Schools to swap food waste for funding

Queensland’s students will help lead the charge against organic waste with $500,000 in funding from the state government to help schools tackle food and garden rubbish generated in the schoolyard. Read more

Single-use plastics get the flick in QLD

The sunshine state has given a swathe of single-use plastics the flick, with the latest ban taking effect today as part of efforts to stop waste from ending up in local waterways, beaches and landfill.

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NWRIC State Affiliate Waste Update

National Waste and Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC) State Affiliates provide a detailed overview of industry and policy changes across the country.

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