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The plastic bag ban has commenced in Tasmania - aiming to reduce the number of plastic bags in Tasmania by encouraging the use of clean reusable bags.

Goodbye Plastic Bags in Tasmania

The plastic bag ban has commenced in Tasmania - aiming to reduce the number of plastic bags in Tasmania by encouraging the use of clean reusable bags.

Sustainability Objectives for the Tasmanian EPA

The EPA seeks to further the objectives of sustainability and sustainable development, in line with the objectives of Tasmania's Resource Management and Planning System (RMPS).

Latest News

05 February 2014
A series of maps has been produced to show where different types of vessels may or may not discharge sewage into Tasmanian waters.
26 June 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed construction and operation of a waste treatment facility by Southern Waste Solutions at the…
24 June 2014
The EPA Board has concluded its assessment of the proposed operation of a fish waste composting facility near Police Point in the state's south east.