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Latest Stories


Win a signed surfboard

Date: 21-Dec-10
Author: Michelle Cook
Planet Ark is giving you the chance to win a surfboard signed by our ambassador Layne Beachley

Life is Better With Trees ....? It sure is !

Date: 15-Dec-10
Author: Lucy Band
The "Life is Better with Trees" Competition has been judged and we have our winners! Read on to find out which of our Tree-Tastic entries came out on top and what prizes they won for their schools.

Help us give a duck

Date: 15-Dec-10
Author: Zhi Yan
This summer, you can help Oxfam and MobileMuster give ducks to families fighting poverty in Mozambique - just by recycling your old mobile phone!

File Flinging Prevents 13 Tonnes of Hot Air

Date: 03-Dec-10
Author: Lucy Band
Participants in National Recycling Week's Friday File Fling have made fantastic environmental savings and they're ready to do it again next year. Find out more.

File Flinging Prevents 13 Tonnes of Hot Air

Date: 03-Dec-10
Author: Lucy Band
Participants in National Recycling Week's Friday File Fling have made fantastic environmental savings and they're ready to do it again next year. Find out more.

File Flinging Prevents 13 Tonnes of Hot Air

Date: 02-Dec-10
Author: Lucy Band
Participants in National Recycling Week's Friday File Fling have made fantastic environmental savings and they're ready to do it again next year. Find out more.

World Bank Arm Ready To Back Palm Oil If Ban Goes

Date: 12-Nov-10
Author: Lucy Band
The World Bank's private sector lender will focus more on palm oil firms pursuing green standards if a suspension on financing the sector is lifted by its president, an official said on Wednesday.

Dutch Buyers To Import Only Green Palm Oil By 2015

Date: 08-Nov-10
Author: Lucy Band
Dutch vegetable oil suppliers have pledged to order only eco-friendly palm oil cargoes by 2015 as consumers and green groups continue to scrutinize the sector, an industry official said.

The Journey of Jeans - Watch It Now !

Date: 05-Nov-10
Author: Lucy Band
Watch this short animated clip that follows the journey of a pair of jeans from crop to swap, narrated by Melissa Doyle, co-host of Sunrise and Big Aussie Swap ambassador. If you like what you see, then pass it on - post the video on your work website, facebook, blog or send the link on to others. The more swapping the lighter our footprint.

The Journey of Jeans - Watch It Now !

Date: 05-Nov-10
Author: Lucy Band
Watch this short animated clip that follows the journey of a pair of jeans from crop to swap, narrated by Melissa Doyle, co-host of Sunrise and Big Aussie Swap ambassador. If you like what you see, then pass it on - post the video on your work website, facebook, blog or send the link on to others. The more swapping the lighter our footprint.

The Journey of Jeans - Watch It Now !

Date: 05-Nov-10
Author: Lucy Band
Watch this short animated clip that follows the journey of a pair of jeans from crop to swap, narrated by Melissa Doyle, co-host of Sunrise and Big Aussie Swap ambassador. If you like what you see, then pass it on - post the video on your work website, facebook, blog or send the link on to others. The more swapping the lighter our footprint.

Products carying the Carbon Reduction Label are now available in Australia

Date: 27-Oct-10
Author: Michelle Cook
Australians can now start to track the carbon footprint of products starting with ALDI's everyday olive oil range, Mobius Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc and Dyson Airblade hand dryers.

 

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