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Latest Stories

Recycle a can, offset your journey

Date: 01-Feb-10
Author: Michelle Cook
Offset your next car journey simply by recycling your aluminium cans

RecyclingNearYou Upgrade

Date: 28-Jan-10
Author: Brad Gray
Planet Ark is proud to announce the first stages of an extensive upgrade of the website

Recycle a can, offset your journey

Date: 30-Dec-09
Author: Michelle Cook
Offset your next car journey simply by recycling your aluminium cans

Plastic Bags Banned as part of Northern Territory Climate Change Policy.

Date: 24-Dec-09
Author: Amy Nancarrow
The Northern Territory Government is set to phase out single use plastic bags.

Keeping the Christmas Lights GreenPowered

Date: 24-Dec-09
Author: Craig Avery
Planet Ark has been a long time supporter of Jackgreen's accredited GreenPower offerings. It is unfortunate that, for commercial reasons, Jackgreen has entered voluntary administration.

Save money the environmental way this Christmas

Date: 21-Dec-09
Author: Michelle Cook
Reduce your battery intake through reuse this Christmas and help save your hip pocket as well as the planet

Tree Day goes Troppo

Date: 23-Nov-09
Author: Michelle Cook
Tropical Tree Day is coming up on Sunday 6 December which means it's time again for the residents of Australia's far north to get growing!

Think before you fling

Date: 13-Nov-09
Author: Michelle Cook
The industry body for archivists reminds participants in Planet Ark's Friday File Fling of a few important considerations

South Australian Plastic Bag Ban a Success!

Date: 05-Nov-09
Author: Anne-Marie Byrne
Six months into South Australia's historic ban on plastic bags, an estimated 200 million checkout style bags have so far been stopped from entering landfill.

When it comes to printer cartridge recycling, Australians have an inkling!

Date: 16-Sep-09
Author: Michelle Cook
'Cartridges 4 Planet Ark' celebrates 10 million returns

Ditch plastic bags for good!

Date: 08-Sep-09
Author: Michelle Cook
This Saturday, 12 September 2009, the first ever international plastic bag free day will be held. Show your support by saying NO to plastic bags!

The results are in

Date: 08-Sep-09
Author: Michelle Cook
Branches of Aussies take part in National Tree Day!


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