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Liberals Should Make Clean Up Australia Day Obsolete

This Clean Up Australia Day, the new Minister for Environment, Roger Jaensch, should release his plan for making the day obsolete.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  1 Mar 2020

Waste Levy Plan and Container Deposit Scheme

We heard the bad news on Friday that SKM Recycling, the company that picks up recyclables from five southern councils has been declared insolvent.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  8 Aug 2019

Gutwein Fails to Act on Recycling Crisis

Last Friday, the company that collects recyclables from five southern councils, SKM Recycling, was declared insolvent.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  8 Aug 2019

Liberals' Waste Plan Without Action

The Liberals had the chance to make a difference when it comes to tackling waste in Tasmania, but their plan falls far short of what’s needed. 

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  29 Jun 2019

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  |  5 Mar 2019

Zero waste target and bottle deposits essential

The introduction of a state-wide, landfill levy hypothecated 100% to waste management, will be fundamental to the success of a zero waste to landfill strategy.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Sep 2015