About the report
This peer review report has been prepared by Blue Environment and reviews the methods, sources, scope, content and conclusions of the BDA Group report titled The full cost of landfill disposal in Australia. It discusses the conceptual framework of externalities and valuation in waste policy and then provides the main review of the BDA Group Report.
The peer review report found that the BDA Group’s landfill cost study took a conservative view of costs and externalities from disposing of waste in landfill.
The report forms part of a suite of research reports used to inform the National Waste Policy - Less waste, more resources.