Factsheet: Household food waste and bio-waste regulations 2015

Household food waste and bio-waste regulations 2015

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Household Food Waste regulations are introduced to require separate collection of such material, supporting its diversion from landfill to more productive uses. Separate collection of organics will be a required waste permit condition for those collecting from households within population centres of a given size and will be introduced on a phased basis over a 4 year period (starting in 2013), beginning with larger population centres.
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improve separate collection of bio-waste

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