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NSW resource recovery framework

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) commissioned an independent review of the resource recovery framework.

The EPA welcomes Dr Wilkinson’s report and is currently considering the report’s recommendations and a formal response.

The independent review report is available below.

Independent review report

The independent reviewer, Dr Cathy Wilkinson, has delivered the Independent Review of the NSW Resource Recovery Framework Report.

  • Environment and human health protection

  • Resource recovery and circular economy outcomes

  • Administration of the framework

  • Enforcement of the framework

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Public consultation on the NSW resource recovery framework issues paper is closed. Thank you for your interest.


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