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Maitland combatting car litter with free reusable bags

Maitland City Council (MCC) has put out the challenge to its counterparts to safeguard our ecosystem. To encourage the appropriate disposal of litter while out and about this summer, MCC is giving away...

Investigation leads to conviction of serial dumper

An 18-month investigation into illegal dumping has led to the conviction of a serial offender responsible for three illegal dumps across the Lake Macquarie and Central Coast regions. A 43-year-old man from Sefton,...

Education the new focus for Plastic Police

By 2050 there will be more plastic in the ocean than fish. That is the alarming prediction scientists have made that drives Newcastle-based Plastic Police sustainability project coordinator Lexi Crouch. “If the current...