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Waste, Pile of Rubbish

Litter Amendment Bill 2018

It is part of a package that needs to occur to send a clear message and to set a culture in Tasmania that supports a clean, green brand.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  1 Aug 2019[field_event_time]


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State Government should build on single-use plastics by-law

The decision by Hobart City Council to pass a by-law that will phase-out and then end single-use takeaway plastics welcome news.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  [field_event_time]5 Mar 2019


Recycling, Plastic

Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July started in Western Australia with 40 people, and has now grown to be a worldwide movement that includes over 1 million participants.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  9 Aug 2017[field_event_time]


Recycling, Plastic

Congratulations to Bronwyn Kidd

Bronwyn’s successful idea, and emerging small business - Sustomi - is based on the principle of reducing plastic use for food storage.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  30 May 2017[field_event_time]


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Liberal and Labor Both Fail Cash for Containers Test

Across Australia, approximately 15 000 bottles and cans are littered or thrown into landfill every minute, amounting to 8 billion containers each year.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Oct 2016[field_event_time]


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Scouts Back Greens' Call for Cash For Containers

We were delighted to join Scouts Tasmania today to call on the government to legislate a container deposit scheme in Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  [field_event_time]9 Oct 2016


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Senate Reports Plastics Pollution in Our Oceans Alarming

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Apr 2016[field_event_time]


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State CDL Scheme Needed

On Clean Up Australia Day the Greens have highlighted the need for a state-based container deposit scheme.

Nick Mckim  |  Media Release  |  [field_event_time]1 Mar 2015