25.12.2 Objectives and Policies: Solid Waste
Reduce the amount of solid waste generated and ultimately entering landfills.
Promote the reduction of solid waste volumes based on the following waste hierarchy.
Promote practices that reduce the volume of solid waste generated and disposed of.
Solid waste activities and facilities are managed in a way that addresses adverse effects from the storage and disposal of solid waste.
Solid waste collection, recycling, recovery, storage, treatment and disposal activities shall be sited, designed and managed to reduce solid waste entering landfills, and minimise adverse effects on the environment.
Ensure pleasant and functional service areas are provided in new developments for waste and recycling storage.
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