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The Development of a Circular Economy in Australia

  • P. S. M. Vaughan LevitzkeEmail author
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Abstract

Elements of the circular economy have been in play for many years in Australia. These elements have included cleaner production programmes, waste to landfill levies (tax on landfill disposal), collection and recycling of household packaging and paper, metals recycling, regional waste strategies, infrastructure planning and investment, waste and recycling legislation and other regulatory interventions under state-based environment protection acts.

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© Crown 2020

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Green Industries South AustraliaAdelaideAustralia

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