Experimental visual artist Francesca Pasquali will transform 15,000 unused plastic straws from the Sydney Opera House into an art piece.
A recent War On Waste episode has lifted the lid on Australia’s waste management crisis and on the volume of food and organic waste that ends up in landfill.
What are the best replacements for single-use plastic bags and how many times must we use them to compensate for their larger environmental impact?
Australian councils are increasingly replacing the traditional steel mesh used to reinforce concrete in footpaths with recycled plastic, which would...
Consumer goods company Unilever has announced its goal for at least 25 percent of its product packaging to contain post-consumer recycled plastic.
The out of control behemoth that is the bottled water industry costs too much. It’s costing the environment and it’s costing our hip pockets. Surely there’s...
A revolutionary new recycling method has seen Queensland engineering firm Fibercon recycle over 50 tonnes of plastic waste.
Packaging is rapidly increasing across the globe and a number of international companies are showing the way on more sustainable packaging, as Jenni Downes...
The new initiative ‘Communities Taking Control’ aims to empower communities to bring about systematic change and end the reliance on single use plastics.
Victoria joins the fight against plastic shopping bags as the Labor Government announces it will ban single-use plastic bags.