Debate Over Whether Legal Smoking Should Be Raised

By Kelly Smith Philanthropist and mining giant Andrew Forest is requesting state governments to raise the legal smoking age to 21. Mr Forest says it will save 15000 lives and Australia 20billion in health costs per year. Cigarette costs have already increased this year, with greater taxation on packs of cigarettes, Kelly Kennington from the…

WA Bans Plastic Bags By 2018

Plastic bag will no longer be allowed to be distributed in Western Australia by next year, after a landmark decision by the McGowan Government. From 1st, July next year, single use plastic bags will be banned. But large retailers such as IGA, Woolworths, AIDI, Coles and Bunnings already implemented the change by not distributing plastic bags.…