unwanted by-products from industrial, rural and domestic activities.
the collection, transport, processing and/or disposal of materials, which can be solid, liquid and/or gaseous wastes.
the quality of being pleasant or attractive
able to decompose naturally
decayed organic matter
a storage place
household or local council sources
an environmental approach that requires shared responsibility
the reversal of environmental damage
a site where waste material is buried
electric and electronic waste
20 million tonnes
waste disposed of in Australia annually
waste generated by industry and business
hazardous wastes or waster that can affect amenity.
changing the way products are designed so they last longer, can be reused, recycled or composted.
material that contains or has been contaminated by radioactive material
Australia's only nuclear reactor creating radioactive isotopes
first state to ban plastic bags at point of sale
someone who objects to the building of an undesirable structure in their neighborhood, someone not wanting to have to deal with unpleasant or distasteful things near them