Aims to develop and implement a
comprehensive waste strategy for NSW. Their site contains links to
directories, tools and reports on waste management.
Avoidance encourages the community, industry
and government to reduce the amount of virgin materials
extracted and used, to reduce the amount of waste generated
and to be more efficient in the use of resources.
Resource recovery maximises the options for
reuse, recycling, reprocessing and energy recovery at the highest
net value of the recovered material. This encourages the efficient
use of recovered resources while supporting the principles of
improved environmental outcomes and ecologically sustainable
development. Resource recovery can also embrace new and emerging
Information last verified 31th