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How do container return schemes make a difference for recycling?

Closed loop recycling is the end game for a sustainable recycling system. Container return schemes make this possible by separating ...
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Plastic Free July

How can plastics improve the quality of life?

Plastic is a lightweight material that can be moulded for different medical applications such as prosthetics, pacemakers, and other devices ...
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Plastics

Should you avoid all plastic?

Plastics are a durable and flexible material that plays many roles in our lives – in manufacturing, healthcare, transport and many ...
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Plastic Free July

Are you having the right conversation about plastic?

From just a few participants in Western Australia in 2011, Plastic Free July has grown into a worldwide movement with millions ...
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Sustainability

Buzzing with sustainability at UTS

Cleanaway’s recent DIY beeswax wrap stall at University of Technology Sydney attracted almost 100 participants, demonstrating a simple and fun ...
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Plastic Free July

A litter education goes a long way

Recycling and good bin behaviour is easy once you’re in the right routine. That can be difficult for adults ...
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Plastic Free July

My plastic free journey – by Mikaela Orme

Cleanaway's Education Officer, Mikaela Orme is an Eco-champ – everyone recycles in her house and she puts the right things in ...
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Everyday tips

Can you live plastic free for 31 days?

Plastic is a convenient way of transporting food and drink, as well as packaging for bathroom and cleaning products, and ...
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