Australia: Rising Alcohol Availability Threatens Public Health, Safety and Savings

Posted on June 08, 2020 in Asia-Pacific, Asia-Pacific

Alcohol delivery services in Australia are increasing alcohol availability and failing to meet the basic health standards according to results of a new survey. The results coincide with Australians spending superannuation funds released due to COVID-19 crisis for non essential goods and services including alcohol. The developments clearly show a perfect storm forming of exploitative alcohol industry practices, increasing alcohol use problems and the ongoing global pandemic…

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