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Latest Stories

Old Televisions Converted to Bee Hotels

Date: 30-Mar-17
Author: Alicia Jooste
A Queensland woman is using retro televisions in a novel attempt to bring native bees back to suburban areas.

What if Rivers Could Sue?

Date: 30-Mar-17
Author: Laura Chalk
Rivers in New Zealand and India given same legal rights as human beings

Access to Nature Should be a Human Right - Report

Date: 30-Mar-17
Author: Marty Middlebrook
A new report shows that lack of access to nature is linked to health inequality. Is nature a human right?

Rock-Wallabies Fighting Back

Date: 30-Mar-17
Author: Ryan Collins
Threatened species found in small corner of the world fights back.

14 Items You Can Recycle - But Probably Aren't (Part Two)

Date: 29-Mar-17
Author: Brad Gray
In the second part of this article we look at seven more items that most Australians could be recycling - but probably aren't

Scientists Use Tasmanian Devil's Immune System to Beat Cancer

Date: 23-Mar-17
Author: Carol Warwick
Australian scientists are using live cancer cells to treat Tasmanian devils infected with the deadly Devil Facial Tumour Disease, with positive results.

Sending Packages Using Green Logistics

Date: 23-Mar-17
Author: Claire Bell
Deutsche Post DHL Group, the world's largest mail and logistics company, has announced ambitious new targets to reduce all logistics-related emissions to net zero by the year 2050.

Wood - Nature Inspired Design Report Launched on World Wood Day

Date: 23-Mar-17
Author: David Rowlinson
To coincide with World Wood Day 2017, Planet Ark has completed a new report - Wood - Nature Inspired Design - which highlights the importance of using wood to enhance the planet's health as well as our own.

Sweet Plan to End Deforestation Announced by Cocoa Industry

Date: 23-Mar-17
Author: Laura Chalk
Nestlé, Mars and 10 other leading chocolate companies come together to tackle deforestation in the global cocoa supply chain.

Win An iPad Pro by Taking Our Survey

Date: 21-Mar-17
Author: Ryan Collins
If you've used, then we'd like your feedback to make our service even better for you. Give us 5 minutes of your time to fill out the survey and you could win an iPad Pro or other tablet of your choice worth up to $850! Take the survey now...

New Scrap Metal Legislation for NSW

Date: 21-Mar-17
Author: Ryan Collins
As of the 1 March new rules came into effect for scrap metal dealers in NSW aimed at addressing property crime like copper theft and disposal of stolen cars. If these changes affect your listing on BusinessRecycling, now's a good time update your information.

Wood - Nature Inspired Design

Date: 21-Mar-17
Author: Ian Bridges
Planet Ark report outlines the importance of connecting buildings with the natural world


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