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Media release

National plastics summit

Australia will hold its first national plastics summit next year to address our growing plastic waste problem.

30 December 2019Ley
Media release

New energy from waste facility for Western Australia

Western Australian families and businesses are set benefit from reliable power thanks to a new energy-from-waste plant in East Rockingham. Joint media release with The Hon Trevor Evans MP.

23 December 2019Taylor
Media release

Backing Australia's recycling industry

More plastic, paper, glass and tyres will be recycled thanks to a new fund set up by the Coalition Government. Joint release Senator the Hon. Mathias Cormann, The Hon Angus Taylor MP, The Hon Sussan Ley MP, The Hon Trevor Evans MP

16 December 2019Evans
Media release

Backing Australia's recycling industry

More plastic, paper, glass and tyres will be recycled thanks to a new fund set up by the Coalition Government. Joint release Senator the Hon. Mathias Cormann, The Hon Angus Taylor MP, The Hon Sussan Ley MP, The Hon Trevor Evans MP

16 December 2019Taylor
Media release

Strengthening Australia’s environment partnerships

The Morrison Government’s commitment to cleaner, healthier oceans, the protection of World Heritage Areas and to practical solutions addressing global waste and recycling will be highlighted in a series of high-level meetings I will conduct in Paris this week.

16 December 2019Ley
Speech

Keynote speech to Australasian Waste and Recycling Expo 2019 - Australia's Recycling Future

Waste and recycling, election commitments, waste export ban, Meeting of Environment Ministers, domestic recycling industry, jobs, circular economy, government procurement, waste action plan, single use plastics, industry-led approaches, national packaging targets, phase-out of plastic microbeads, product stewardship schemes, environmental benefits.

31 October 2019Evans
Transcript

Interview with ABC News, Afternoon Briefing with Patricia Karvelas

Bushfires, climate change, waste export ban, national recycling week, domestic recycling industry, Australasian Recycling Label, Meeting of Environment Ministers, recycled procurement targets, food waste.

11 November 2019Evans
Transcript

Joint press conference with Hon Warren Entsch MP, Special Envoy for the Great Barrier Reef

Waste and recycling, launch of discussion paper, marine plastic pollution, single-use plastics, election commitments, National Recycling Week, waste export ban, Special Envoy for the Great Barrier Reef, Cairns City Deal, regional infrastructure.

14 November 2019Evans
Speech

Keynote speech to the Society of Plastic Engineers, The future of plastics and the circular economy conference

Circular economy, waste and recycling, recycled content and products, jobs, plastics, election commitments, product stewardship, Pacific Ocean Litter Project.

21 November 2019Evans
Transcript

Doorstop interview at Australasian Waste and Recycling Expo 2019, Sydney

Doorstop interview discussing recycling and waste management industry.

31 October 2019Evans
Speech

Keynote speech to Australian Packaging Convenant Organisation (APCO) 2019 Annual Awards

Assistant Minister's speech at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre about waste reduction, domestic recycling industry, and national packaging targets.

20 November 2019Evans
Transcript

Doorstop Interview, Parliament House, Canberra

Doorstop interview discussing bushfires, economic management, infrastructure investment, South East Queensland City Deal, Ensuring Integrity legislation, banking industry misconduct, Meeting of Environment Ministers, waste export ban, China, Australian universities, aged care funding

26 November 2019Evans

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