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Win a Tablet Worth $850!

Date: 23-Mar-15
Author: We need your help and we're offering you the chance to win an iPad or tablet of your choice to the value of AUD $850!

Wood - Good For Health and For Business

Date: 23-Mar-15
Author: Brad Gray
A new report shows that being surrounded by wood at home, work and school has real and measurable health benefits. It also shows that in a corporate environment the presence of wooden furnishings and fixtures conveys feelings of innovation, energy and comfort.

Wood is Good For Your Body and Brain

Date: 18-Mar-15
Author: Chris Philpot
Exposure to wooden furniture and fittings has real and measurable health and wellbeing benefits.

Join us at the 'Wood - Housing, Health, Humanity Exhibition'

Date: 18-Mar-15
Author: Chris Philpot
To celebrate World Wood Day, Planet Ark's Make It Wood campaign is hosting the Wood - Housing, Health, Humanity exhibition at Customs House in Sydney.

Wood - Housing, Health, Humanity exhibition

Date: 13-Mar-15
Author: Chris Philpot
To celebrate World Wood Day, Planet Ark's Make It Wood campaign will be holding 'the Wood - Housing, Health, Humanity exhibition' at Customs House in Sydney.

Breaking the Barriers to Workplace Recycling

Date: 11-Mar-15
Author: Ryan Collins
Australians are great recyclers at home, but when it comes to work, we are falling down on the job. Planet Ark has identified a number of key barriers to workplace recycling and some simple actions to overcome them.

Breaking the Barriers to Workplace Recycling

Date: 10-Mar-15
Author: Ryan Collins
Australians are great recyclers at home, but when it comes to work, we are falling down on the job. Planet Ark has identified a number of key barriers to workplace recycling and some simple actions to overcome them.

Thank You To The Women Who Make National Tree Day Happen

Date: 06-Mar-15
Author: Claire Grant
Women are true leaders in keeping their families, schools and communities connected to and caring for nature. With International Women's Day this weekend Sunday 8th March, the team at Planet Ark would like to say a sincere thank you to the amazing women who have helped make National Tree Day a much-loved campaign.

Sacred Forests: An Eco-friendly Alternative to Coffins

Date: 04-Mar-15
Author: DEBBIE AGNEW
The idea of coming full circle and returning back where we came from is one that appeals to many of us, regardless of our faith, and this is the idea of a beautiful new burial method developed in Italy.

Training for NSW Facility Workers

Date: 03-Mar-15
Author: Claire Grant
The Waste Contractors & Recyclers Association of NSW (WCRA) is pleased to deliver workshops to introduce a Waste & Resource Recovery Facilities Manual to benefit waste management facility workers, waste and resource recovery educators and supervisors from across NSW. The next workshop is set for 12th March in western Sydney.

Creative Composting

Date: 26-Feb-15
Author: Emily Donnelly
Food waste makes up over one-third of household waste and when it ends up in landfill it creates methane, which is a greenhouse gas 20 times more powerful than carbon dioxide.

Grounds to Celebrate - Volunteer as a Site Coordinator

Date: 26-Feb-15
Author: Emily Donnelly
It's time to celebrate 20 years of success! Since National Tree Day began in 1996, more than 3.5 million people have helped to plant and care for 21 million trees.