Environmental News

Green policy buried by truck loads of rubbish

Admin Keep Queensland Beautiful - Tuesday, December 04, 2012

NSW has a long tradition of exporting trash to Queensland. This is generally referred to as Schoolies Week.

But they also export actual garbage. Huge reeking truckloads of it, hauled for hundreds of kilometres along highways by diesel-burning semis before being deposited in Queensland garbage dumps.

Read more: http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/opinion/green-policy-buried-by-truck-loads-of-rubbish/story-e6frezz0-1226528403346