The Waste Policy and Planning Branch lead implementation of Australia’s National Waste Policy Action Plan to improve the sustainability of our environment, economy and wellbeing. The branch build recycling capacity through the Recycling Modernisation Fund and the Food Waste for Healthy Soils Fund to support opportunities for turning waste back into valuable resources and administer the National Food Waste Strategy. They lead implementation of the National Plastics Plan and domestic/global actions to combat plastic pollution and administer the Used Packaging Materials National Environment Protection Measure and work with industry to reduce packaging waste through national targets.

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