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Latest Stories


An iPad for your thoughts?

Date: 11-Nov-13
Author: Ryan Collins
We'd like to find out if BusinessRecycling.com.au is meeting your needs, and what you think could be improved. By completing a 5 minute online survey, you could win a tablet PC of your choice to the value of AUD $950. Be quick though! To go in the draw, you must complete the survey before midnight on Friday 6 December 2013.

Tuning Into E-Waste

Date: 11-Nov-13
Author: Zo Zhou
In 2012-13 more than 29 million TVs and computers were disposed of in Australia but only 10% of those were recycled. That recycling figure is set to soar with the roll out of free e-waste collection sites across the country.

Certify Your Contribution

Date: 06-Nov-13
Author: Ryan Collins
MobileMuster has provided Planet Ark with its annual collection certificate recognizing our contribution to a better environment. Find out how much our office recycled...

Embracing Recycled Paper

Date: 25-Oct-13
Author: Ryan Collins
Our survey results are in and the winners of our 100 Reams x 100% Recycled paper giveaway have been announced! Read on...

National Carpenters Day 2013

Date: 25-Oct-13
Author: Chris Philpot

Dunlop Flooring Wins Banksia Sustainability Award

Date: 22-Oct-13
Author: Ryan Collins
Acknowledged amongst Australia's most environmentally and sustainable organization's, Dunlop Flooring, a supporter of Planet Ark's National Recycling Week, won the Banksia Sustainability Award in the category of Waste Minimisation.

New Recycling Week lesson plans by Cool Australia

Date: 11-Oct-13
Author: Zo Zhou
Teachers will have an exciting new range of curriculum aligned lesson plans developed as part of National Recycling Week. Check out the range of lesson plans now to engage students about recycling and waste minimisation...

New Recycling Week lesson plans by Cool Australia

Date: 11-Oct-13
Author: Zo Zhou
Teachers will have an exciting new range of curriculum aligned lesson plans developed as part of National Recycling Week. Check out the range of lesson plans now to engage students about recycling and waste minimisation...

Winner of our Wolgan Valley Resort nature getaway

Date: 11-Oct-13
Author: Planet Ark
With 500 heart warming entries to our backyard memory competition, choosing a winner for the Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa nature getaway was no easy task! Check out the winning entry...

The cost of workplace waste

Date: 03-Oct-13
Author: Zo Zhou
Australian workplaces are spending more than $2.2 billion each year on waste services, of which $1.4 billion is spent on waste to landfill. As waste disposal costs increase, it makes financial sense to look for recycling options for the wide range of waste materials generated by businesses.

Waste 2014 Conference & Exhibition Prospectus Released

Date: 02-Oct-13
Author: Ryan Collins
EOIs and calls for abstracts are now open. Attendees will benefit from exhibition by leading companies and professionals in the waste management industry from across Australia, as well as hear from keynote speakers on the latest developments in the industry.

Recycled Paper Giveaway

Date: 24-Sep-13
Author: Ryan Collins
We've got 100 reams of 100% Recycled Reflex paper to give away and all you need to do is let us know whether or not you use recycled office paper and why. It's as simple as that. You have until Sunday 29th September.

 

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