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Inquiry into Australia's waste and recycling industries

Consultation

Monday, 18 November 2019

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Industry, Innovation, Science and Resources has commenced an inquiry into Australia’s Waste Management and Recycling Industries.

The Inquiry will focus on opportunities presented by waste materials, including:

  • energy production
  • innovative recycling approaches
  • export opportunities, and
  • will also consider current impediments to innovation.

Have your say

Please provide your feedback on this important topic to Robert Ferguson, Lead - Public Health and Waste by Friday, 17 January 2020 for consideration in the LGAQ submission. 

Background

On Wednesday 23 October 2019 the Committee adopted an inquiry referred by the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Karen Andrews MP, asking the Committee to inquire into and report on innovative solutions in Australia’s waste management and recycling industries.

The Committee is inviting submissions from interested individuals and organisations addressing the terms of reference. Submissions can be lodged online via the Committee’s website or emailed directly to the Committee Secretariat. Submissions should be lodged by 31 January 2020. 

Local Government Association of Queensland
LG House, 25 Evelyn Street, Newstead Qld 4006


 

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