The NSW government is facing growing opposition to its plan to build new incinerators in Western Sydney, reports Jim McIlroy.
“waste to energy” incinerators
The people of Sydney are facing not one, but five proposed waste incinerators, writes Susan Price. If built, they would create thousands of tonnes of toxic ash per year and release dangerous air pollutants.
A meeting of state and federal government representatives on April 27 has set the goal of making all Australian packaging reusable, compostable or recyclable by 2025.