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Latest Stories


Free Teachers Webinar - The Nature of Learning

Date: 12-May-15
Author: Claire Grant
Learn why time in nature is critical for learning and development in children and teens. Find out how to create nature-rich learning environments. Hear from like-minded teachers and receive practical advice on how to implement nature-time and sustainability practices into your daily teaching and learning programs.

PREPare Yourself for Better Packaging

Date: 11-May-15
Author: If your business produces something that is put into a bottle, tub, box or bag, we have a new tool that allows you to assess whether that packaging is recyclable in Australian kerbside systems

Positive Local Impact

Date: 11-May-15
Author: Chris Philpot
If your work is using high recycled content paper, congratulations! If not, take a few minutes to find out about a new recycling plant that makes it easier than ever to have a positive local impact.

Calling all Mobile Phone Hoarders

Date: 11-May-15
Author: Are you a mobile phone hoarder? Are there other hoarders at work? Our friends at MobileMuster are calling on you to come clean in time for World Environment Day on 5th June and become a recycling champion.

Clean your room and unpack the dishwasher - how to win at Mothers Day

Date: 07-May-15
Author: Emily Donnelly
If you love and cherish a mum like mine, then look no further than these simple gift ideas for Mothers Day 2015.

With Vertical Gardens the Plant-abilities Are Endless!

Date: 04-May-15
Author: Debbie Agnew
You can create a lush oasis just about anywhere. Inside or out. On the floor or on a wall. In a tiny apartment or in the boardroom. The plant-abilities are endless with vertical gardens. Take it from the team at Planet Ark, we just installed green walls in our reception area, meeting room, hallway, kitchen and work area. And the best news is you don't need a green thumb to have a green wall thanks to the Productive Garden Co who specialise in affordable, easy to assemble, modular, vertical gardens made from 100% recycled products. You wouldn't believe how easy, cost effective and infectiously fun these green walls are. Check them out and see our new transformed office!

The Circle of Life

Date: 28-Apr-15
Author: Ryan Collins
Innovative programs like 'Cartridges 4 Planet Ark' are an essential part of a growing circular economy, a closed loop process in which we recycle valuable materials to keep them in the productive economy for as long as possible. We can all choose to participate. But how?

The Circle of Life

Date: 27-Apr-15
Author: Ryan Collins
Innovative programs like 'Cartridges 4 Planet Ark' are an essential part of a growing circular economy, a closed loop process in which we recycle valuable materials to keep them in the productive economy for as long as possible. We can all choose to participate. But how?

The Circle of Life

Date: 27-Apr-15
Author: Ryan Collins
Innovative programs like 'Cartridges 4 Planet Ark' are an essential part of a growing circular economy, a closed loop process in which we recycle valuable materials to keep them in the productive economy for as long as possible. We can all choose to participate. But how?

Garden Bed and Rulers Up For Grabs

Date: 24-Apr-15
Author: Emily Donnelly
Schools have been an important part of 'Cartridges 4 Planet Ark' since the beginning and they've had great results.

Your Fashion Footprint

Date: 24-Apr-15
Author: Emily Donnelly
Fashion fever is all around us at the moment with Fashion Week coming to a close as well as the release of the Australian Fashion Report 2015.

One House, Four Hours, Four Tonnes of Recycling

Date: 24-Apr-15
Author: Brad Gray
If your household is like most Australian homes you recycle diligently. But how much do you think you could recycle in one four-hour period?

 

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