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Recycling ‘crisis’ is an opportunity for both Councils and the country

We need to change the conversation on recycling. By Thomas Maschmeyer While individual contributions make some difference, recycling that really matters must become embedded into the global economy, from the point of resource extraction to a product’s end of life. This means we have to engage with hugely complex global […]

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“Populist politicians endangering Australia” says former Treasury Head.

Populism is undermining Australia as a growing number of politicians ignore the advice of experts, former Treasury secretary Ken Henry has claimed, warning deliberate ignorance is risking the nation’s social and economic future. By Shane Wright. See: https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/a-case-study-in-government-failure-ken-henry-excoriates-politicians-warns-future-jobs-at-risk-20190910-p52pri.html In stinging comments to a small gathering of MPs and social scientists […]