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Recycling for a cleaner environment and economic growth

Australians are being urged to brush up on their recycling habits this National Recycling Week (Nov 11-17), with Minister for the Environment and the Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management highlighting the importance of a circular economy for our environment.

10 November 2019Evans
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New national recycling scheme for batteries and plastic pens

The Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management, Trevor Evans MP, today launched a new national battery and pen recycling program at Officeworks.

5 November 2019Evans
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Happy 21st to MobileMuster – a product stewardship success story

The Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management, Trevor Evans MP, today commended the achievements of MobileMuster, a successful industry-led product stewardship scheme, ove

31 October 2019Evans
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Waste Expo highlights importance of recycling

The Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management, Trevor Evans MP, was in Sydney today to address leaders from across the waste and recycling industry at the Australasian Was

31 October 2019Evans
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The Recycling Revolution is a Shared Responsibility

The Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management, Trevor Evans MP, today encouraged all Australians to make recycling part of their way of doing business and a bigger part of their everyday life.

11 October 2019Evans
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Australia meets with Pacific Environment Ministers in Samoa

The Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management, Trevor Evans MP, was today in Samoa to discuss the key environmental issues facing the region.

6 September 2019Evans
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Brisbane business leads the way on waste and recycling innovation

A coffee cup recycling programme was launched today at Howard Smith Wharves by the Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management, Trevor Evans MP, highlighting the importance of industry-led initiatives to reduce waste and improve recycling.

16 July 2019Evans
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Industry leaders gather to take action on packaging

I was delighted to today attend the Australian Packaging Covenant’s Collective Action Group meeting, and acknowledge the important leadership role they will play in delivering the ambitious National Packaging Targets.

25 June 2019Evans
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Appointment as Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management

I am very humbled to be asked by the Prime Minister Scott Morrison to serve in his ministry as Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management.

29 May 2019Evans
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