• Geography
  • Published 2009

A perspective on littering attitudes in Australia

  title={A perspective on littering attitudes in Australia},
  author={J. T. Madhani and Les Dawes and Richard J. Brown},
Street litter is a growing problem both in residential and commercial areas despite decades of anti-litter campaign efforts. During urban wet weather flows, litter is transported into receiving waterways and can have a devastating impact on the environment. The purpose of this paper is to investigate the past and present Australian littering culture and its potential impact on the environment. To this end, photographs from the National library archives are analysed together with results… CONTINUE READING


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