The latest snapshot of Australia's environment will be released 10 November, with a range of statistics collected by the ABS and other sources presented in a format that is easy-to-read and understand.
Australia's Environment: Issues and Trends, 2006 (ABS cat. no. 4613.0), contains a feature article called Solid Waste in Australia. The Trends section of the publication covers major trends of relevance to Australia's environment. These are divided into: population and urban trends, human activity trends (including energy use and waste), atmosphere trends, water trends, and landscape trends.
The 2006 edition is the third in a series that presents a broad selection of environmental statistics and information on topical environmental issues. It features a useful cumulative topic index at the back which shows all the topics that have been featured in this and previous editions.