AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT Microbeads are small, solid, manufactured plastic particles that are less than 5mm and don’t degrade or dissolve in water. They may be added to a range of products, including rinse-off cosmetics, personal care and cleaning products...
REPLAS "On December 4th, Replas was a guest at the ‘War on Waste Movement, educating for a sustainable future’ at the Ballarat Tech School in Ballarat, Victoria. Craig Reucassel, War on Waste Documentary host, was the guest speaker who referenced Replas as a positive change and small solution to a big problem..."
ABC MELBOURNE By Brittney Kleyn "Some charities are resembling a dump site after being inundated with unwanted goods in the post-Christmas clean out. Lifeline estimates half its stores across the country have stopped accepting donations, due to storage restrictions..."
ABC BALLARAT By Dominic Cansdale "Almost 12 months after a crisis within Australia's recycling sector came to light, local councils and businesses are still looking for answers from government at state and federal levels..."
MONEY By Ivana Kottasova "The global sportswear maker said Monday that it has committed to using only recycled plastic by 2024..."
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC By Yasaswini Sampathkumar "AMUDHA, WHO GOES by only her first name, sells flowers for a living in Chennai, one of India’s largest cities. She used to spend 15 percent of her profits buying plastic shopping bags for her sales..."
BORED PANDA By Sofie Tapia "One mans trash is another man’s treasure – which is why the Olympians at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic games will be receiving recycled trash as their prizes..."
ABC RADIO PERTH By Gian De Poloni "A unique floating rubbish bin, which effectively acts as a vacuum cleaner for the ocean, is being put to good use in waters off Western Australia for the first time..."
THE FIFTH STATE By Poppy Johnston "A special MARKET PULSE report on waste: There’s a world of job opportunities from waste now that China’s (justifiably) refused to take our refuse. For every 10,000 tonnes of material recycled in Australia, 9.2 jobs are created..."
THE BETTER INDIA By Rinchen Norbu Wangchuk "Lomas Dhungel, a 34-year-old science and mathematics teacher at the Government Senior Secondary School in Sikkim’s Makha village, is doing something few in this country are..."