Both human and animal life need a healthy environment. To sustain life, essential resources are needed such as potable water, clean air and edible food. While people have to consume the natural resources to live in more comfortable life, there is a negative impact on the environment. The irresponsible use of natural resources caused… Continue reading 4 Easy Steps in Helping the Environment
Getting rid of the waste produced in the average can be troublesome for many citizens. Doing waste management effectively lessen the long term environmental effects caused by ineffective waste disposal. Garbage in all its forms is something we all have to deal with on a daily basis. Start using cloth reusable bags instead of plastic bags. Buying in bulk size… Continue reading Effective Waste Management in your Home
Research proved that the Australian public spend as much as $158 billion on food annually and 20% of that food becomes waste. An effective strategy is required to minimize this huge loss of $$ resources and products. The figures quoted in the research covers both food products consumed at home and in restaurants. With a total population in the country… Continue reading The Need for an Effective Food Waste Strategy Plan for Australia
As of March 1, 2015, the general public in NSW is allowed to report littering from vehicles that will result in the litter bug receiving a fine for the offence. To assist in curbing the amount of littering the public can report the offender directly through an online reporting portal of the EPA. There is… Continue reading Public is getting involved in cracking down on litter bugs.
NSW Premier Mike Baird and Environment Minister Rob Stokes have announced that if re-elected in March, NSW will have a container deposit scheme (CDS) by 2017. The introduction of a policy to introduce reverse vending machines across the state. This action is part of a cost-effective container deposit scheme to reduce the problem of drink containers to be recycled. “Our… Continue reading Effective Recycling of Bottles and Cans in Public Areas
Most of us are already confused when it comes to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and now we?re being thrown more environmental jargon! Upcycling is actually pretty Cool really, and you or your business are probably already doing it without realising! We aren't the only living things on the planet that create waste! But, some of the wastes that we… Continue reading Upcycling, WTF? (What’s That For)