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Waste and Resource Recovery Bill 2021

This is a great boon for an investment in Tasmania into circular economy jobs, into beneficial industry for our state and Tasmania has a great opportunity.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  11 Nov 2021


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Time Wasted on Waste Levy

Tasmanian waste levy legislation is welcome - it’s seven years past time we adopted this simple and sensible policy.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  27 Oct 2021


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Waste Levy – the Liberals’ Slowest Policy Decision

The Greens say "better late than never" on Waste Levy

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  4 Feb 2021


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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.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  1 Mar 2020


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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.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  8 Aug 2019


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Gutwein Fails to Act on Recycling Crisis

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

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  8 Aug 2019


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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. 

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  29 Jun 2019


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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.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  5 Mar 2019