Category: Sustainability

Australian Retailers Association

Queensland plastics ban comes into effect

As of the 1st of September 2021, the supply of single-use plastic straws, stirrers, cutlery, dinnerware, polystyrene takeaway food containers and polystyrene cups is banned in Queensland.   This follows similar bans that have recently come into

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Sustainability support for Australian retailers

Written by Jason Robertson, ARA Director of Sustainability and Impact As the importance of sustainability continues to increase for the community, governments at the federal, state and local level are responding with support, advice

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Green from the inside out

Harnessing technology to drive sustainable business operations. An increased focus on sustainability means that green is the new black for Australian business. A recent study found four out of five

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