Hobart declares war (again) on waste – now with plastic containers!

By Phoebe McCreath |

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  • Hobart is definitely at the forefront of the war on waste – first , followed by some eateries , and now? They’re saying goodbye to plastic containers too.  
  • This comes as no surprise with a .
  • The ABC three-part documentary is being praised as the catalyst for this decision.  

Another win for sustainability!  

for the introduction of an environmental by-law that will phase out single-use plastic containers and utensils by 2020.

For now, all plastic containers will be replaced with similar biodegradable cartons, but the city’s ambition is to have .

Good on you Hobart for leading the way in the war on waste! Which city should be next?

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