Woolworths will be removing all single-use plastic bags from its Australian stores by 20 June 2018. The 20 June ban applies to all Woolworths supermarket, BWS, Metro and Woolworths Petrol stores. More...

The Victorian State Government has announced it is banning single-use lightweight plastic shopping bags in Victoria. A date for the ban is yet to be announced with business and community consultation on...

The Queensland State Government has decided to ban the use of single-use plastic bans by 2018. The decision has been welcomed by the Queensland Conservation Council who said the move shows the state taking...

A new report tabled in the South Australian parliament shows that despite overwhelming community support for a plastic bag ban in the State, sales of bin liners have increased by more 80 per cent in South...

Western Australia could become the third Australian region to ban the plastic bag if the State Opposition has their way. The WA Labor Party is set to introduce a Private Members Bill to Parliament next...

The Northern Territory Government is taking the lead from South Australia, announcing a decision to phase out single-use shopping bags as part of their climate change policy. They are also moving toward...

Six months into South Australia’s ban on plastic bags, the state government has labelled it a remarkable success. An estimated 200 million checkout style bags have so far been stopped from entering...

The plastic bag ban in South Australia is set to come into effect next Monday, with supermarket staff set to wear badges asking for customer understanding. Premier Mike Rann is excited about the positive...