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Publications archive - Waste and recycling


Key departmental publications, e.g. annual reports, budget papers and program guidelines are available in our online archive.

Much of the material listed on these archived web pages has been superseded, or served a particular purpose at a particular time. It may contain references to activities or policies that have no current application. Many archived documents may link to web pages that have moved or no longer exist, or may refer to other documents that are no longer available.

Plastic retail carry bag use: 2002-2005 consumption

2005 mid-year report
NOLAN-ITU Pty Ltd for the
Department of the Environment and Heritage, September 2005

Cover of Plastic retail carry bag use 2002 - 2005 consumption

About the report

This report provides estimates on the use of single-use lightweight plastic carry bags in the period January to June 2005, and compares these figures against the December 2002 baseline.

A second report, providing estimates for the whole 2005 calender year, will be made available in early 2006.

Download the report

This report is available as a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to view the PDF file.

If you cannot access the report, please contact us to organise a suitable alternative format.