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Geoscience Australia - Waste Management Facilities 2017

The Waste Management Facilities Database presents the spatial locations, in point format, all known waste management, recycling and reprocessing facilities within Australia. Australia's known landfills include: waste transfer stations and a large number of waste reprocessing facilities. The data are a compilation of Australian, jurisdictional government, council and industry databases. The purpose of the Waste Management Facilities Database is to support decision makers from industry, governments and other interested parties make better, and more informed decisions based on evidence based information.

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Last Updated November 12, 2019, 01:12 (UTC)
Created March 31, 2019, 21:21 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
AURIN Open API ID aurin:datasource-AU_Govt_GA-UoM_AURIN_DB_ga_waste_management_facilities_2017
Aggregation Level NA
Attribute List Address, Class, Comment, Description, Feature Type, Geometry, Landfill, Name, Operator, Owner, Reprocessing, Revised Date, Spatial Confidence, State, Suburb, Transfer Station, Unique Feature Identifier
Attribution Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Geoscience Australia, (2017): Geoscience Australia - Waste Management Facilities 2017; accessed from AURIN on [date of access].
Coordinate Ref. System EPSG:4283 (GDA_1994)
Copyright Notice © Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Geoscience Australia 2017
Geometry Field wkb_geometry
Key ogc_fid
Type dataset
spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[96.81, -43.75], [159.11, -43.75], [159.11, -9.14], [96.81, -9.14], [96.81, -43.75]]]}