Bottle-bricking for the planet

Marley Moore A bottle brick by M. Valdes (CC BY-SA 2.0) This viral TikTok might be the newest way of reducing plastic waste A Florida-based student posted a video on TikTok about ‘bottle bricking’ which reached over 3 million views. In … [Read more...]

Program set to inspire environmental crusaders

Larissa Rose Project 2020

ROSIE BALL A new Gold Coast environmental education and waste management program is preparing to inspire the next generation of environmental crusaders.   Project 2020 – a program designed to educate four to 12-year-old students about … [Read more...]

Queensland goes green

  TALISA ELEY Queensland will be hoping to turn around its woeful recycling record with a series of new environmentally-friendly law-changes next year. From next year single-use plastic bags will be banned state-wide, with customers … [Read more...]

Peddling for Sustainability

HARRISON BEECH It's that time of the year where everything recyclable, reusable and sustainable rolls in with Griffith University's Sustainability Week 2017. Running from August 28 to September 1, Griffith Uni campuses hosted an array of … [Read more...]

Recycling trial aims to save 900 tonnes of waste

JAIME-LEE WOODS Gold Coast families can help reduce 900 tonnes of waste by disposing their used child car seats at the Reedy Creek Community Waste and Recycling Centre. With over 200,000 seats being … [Read more...]