No heavy metals are added to the black and colour inks used for printing, which also meets the Australian Standard (AS1647.3) for coatings on children’s toys. Australia’s major newspaper print facilities are classified under the Zero Waste Alliance definition as Zero Waste sites with more than 90% of waste being recycled.
Submission on the Draft Recycling and Waste Reduction (RWR) Bill
ThinkNewsBrands is committed to product stewardship and recycling and supports the government’s suggested initiatives to advance these.
Response to Victorian waste and recycling waste legislation and governance
Australia’s major newspaper and magazine publishers support the proposed Victorian Waste Authority and state government leadership on advancing recycling and waste management while encouraging the government to remain committed to a national approach to product stewardship.