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Latest Stories

Researchers encouraged by cleanliness of Ningaloo Reef

Date: 18-Oct-18
Author: Patrick McCann
Local and regional efforts over the past decade have yielded highly positive results for one of Australia's biggest coral reef ecosystems.

Naturale pledges to end recycling labelling confusion

Date: 17-Oct-18
Author: Liam Taylor
We are delighted to announce that one of our longest supporters and endorsed products has adopted the Australasian Recycling Label.

Agreement reached to safeguard Arctic ecosystems

Date: 16-Oct-18
Author: Liam Taylor
Commercial fishing will be banned in an area of ocean about the size of the Mediterranean as climate change raises concerns over potential over-fishing and ecological degradation.

SerranĂ­a de Chiribiquete becomes the world's largest tropical rainforest national park

Date: 16-Oct-18
Author: Liam Taylor
A Colombian national park with one of the highest rates of biodiversity in the northern Amazon has been enlarged, becoming the world's largest park of its kind.

A new packaging label making recycling easier to understand

Date: 11-Oct-18
Author: Alejandra Laclette
Spread the word with teachers and students about Planet Ark's Australasian Recycling Label (ARL) which provides you with easy to understand recycling information when you need it most.

Winners of the Schools Tree Day competition

Date: 11-Oct-18
Author: Jennifer McMillan
This year's Schools Tree Day competition focused on how storytelling can inspire others to get out into nature. We asked teachers, from early learning, primary and high school, to share their students love of nature.

Recycle Street is easy street for City of Gold Coast recyclers

Date: 09-Oct-18
Author: Josh Cole
A trip to the local recycling centre may not be everyone's cup of tea, but the 'Recycle Street' project aims to at least make it easier and more accessible for local residents.

A world first interactive museum for sustainable fashion

Date: 08-Oct-18
Author: Jennifer McMillan
A world first interactive sustainable fashion museum opened its doors to industry insiders as well as the general public last week.

'Best before' labels reach their use by date

Date: 08-Oct-18
Author: Liam Taylor
The UK's largest supermarket is helping customers reduce their food waste by ditching potentially confusing 'best before' dates.

Everyday Enviro with Elise - a sticky environmental situation

Date: 08-Oct-18
Author: Elise Catterall
Did you know that almost all chewing gum on the market is made of plastic? This week in Everyday Enviro, Elise takes a closer look at the environmental impact of a common confectionary choice.

Colour me happy - recycle your old paint!

Date: 27-Sep-18
Author: Claire Bell
Most of us have some paint tins in the garage or shed that are partially used or old and we don't know how to dispose of them. Paintback brings Australia a paint disposal solution.

Everyday Enviro with Elise - Buy nothing new month

Date: 25-Sep-18
Author: Elise Catterall
Over the next month Elise will be begging, borrowing, bartering, swapping and, most importantly, buying nothing new!


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