05. About Landfill Waste

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Step 1. Read the text below. Australia is the second-highest producer of waste per person in the world. By 2016, Australians were generating, on average, 540kg of waste each a year (source). Where does this waste come from? Public complacency and the failure of recycling programs to keep pace meant huge volumes of potentially recyclable … Continued