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Latest Stories


National Carpenters Day 2013

Date: 25-Oct-13
Author: Chris Philpot

Dunlop Flooring Wins Banksia Sustainability Award

Date: 22-Oct-13
Author: Ryan Collins
Acknowledged amongst Australia's most environmentally and sustainable organization's, Dunlop Flooring, a supporter of Planet Ark's National Recycling Week, won the Banksia Sustainability Award in the category of Waste Minimisation.

New Recycling Week lesson plans by Cool Australia

Date: 11-Oct-13
Author: Zo Zhou
Teachers will have an exciting new range of curriculum aligned lesson plans developed as part of National Recycling Week. Check out the range of lesson plans now to engage students about recycling and waste minimisation...

New Recycling Week lesson plans by Cool Australia

Date: 11-Oct-13
Author: Zo Zhou
Teachers will have an exciting new range of curriculum aligned lesson plans developed as part of National Recycling Week. Check out the range of lesson plans now to engage students about recycling and waste minimisation...

Winner of our Wolgan Valley Resort nature getaway

Date: 11-Oct-13
Author: Planet Ark
With 500 heart warming entries to our backyard memory competition, choosing a winner for the Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa nature getaway was no easy task! Check out the winning entry...

The cost of workplace waste

Date: 03-Oct-13
Author: Zo Zhou
Australian workplaces are spending more than $2.2 billion each year on waste services, of which $1.4 billion is spent on waste to landfill. As waste disposal costs increase, it makes financial sense to look for recycling options for the wide range of waste materials generated by businesses.

Waste 2014 Conference & Exhibition Prospectus Released

Date: 02-Oct-13
Author: Ryan Collins
EOIs and calls for abstracts are now open. Attendees will benefit from exhibition by leading companies and professionals in the waste management industry from across Australia, as well as hear from keynote speakers on the latest developments in the industry.

Recycled Paper Giveaway

Date: 24-Sep-13
Author: Ryan Collins
We've got 100 reams of 100% Recycled Reflex paper to give away and all you need to do is let us know whether or not you use recycled office paper and why. It's as simple as that. You have until Sunday 29th September.

Forté wins the Timber Design Awards

Date: 20-Sep-13
Author: Chris Philpot
Melbourne's Forté building in Victoria Harbour has won the 2013 Australian Timber Design Award.

Helping Business Recycle

Date: 19-Sep-13
Author: Ryan Collins
WCRA and NSW EPA are delivering workshops to assist business reduce waste and recycle more.

Create From a Crate

Date: 18-Sep-13
Author: Chris Philpot
Practically everything you buy has been moved about on a wooden pallet at some stage. And there are so many of them that they are a major form of waste. If you fancy a bit of DIY why not join in the 'Create from a Crate' competition to turn these ubiquitous items into art.Find out more...

The cost of business waste

Date: 17-Sep-13
Author: Zo Zhou
Australian businesses are spending more than $2.2 billion each year on waste services, of which $1.4 billion is spent on waste to landfill. As waste disposal costs increase, it makes financial sense to look for recycling options for the wide range of waste materials generated by businesses.

 

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