• How to waste less food at big holiday dinners

    15/12/2016

    Food waste is a serious problem in this country, with Australians discarding around 20% of the food they purchase (around $8 billion worth of food per year). Around the holidays, these numbers can rise dramatically, and that’s not good for anyone. We’ve come up with a few ways to help you get the most you […]

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  • Solving the wrapping paper problem

    15/12/2016

    Wrapping paper. It’s everywhere this time of year, and it can be a menace. Some rolls can’t be recycled and this costly paper just ends up going right to landfill. That’s not really in the holiday spirit! Below we’ve pulled together a list of alternatives that won’t place any strain on our planet and its […]

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  • Holiday season hacks

    13/12/2016

    It’s a busy time at the end of the year! But that doesn’t mean we can’t think sustainably and smartly amidst all the holiday madness. Here at Keep NSW Beautiful, we’ve come up with a list of holiday season hacks – tips and tricks to get you through to the New Year with a green […]

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  • Winners are grinners: photos from the 2016 Blue Star Sustainability Awards Dinner

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  • Looking for a sustainable alternative to leather? We’ve got you covered

    27/10/2016

    Whether you avoid animal products or are concerned about the environmental, sustainable risks of tannery, or if you’re just ethically conscious and would prefer to upcycle or repurpose items – this list is for you! There are sustainable and safe alternatives to leather out there and they’re well worth looking into! Compostible leather Suzanne Lee […]

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  • Drones might soon clean up after us – but we can’t stop recycling

    27/10/2016

    We’ve all seen the small autonomous Roombas that vacuum the floors of our house (and cats riding them). Now imagine one to filter the plastic waste out of our oceans. That’s what the Drone 1-001-1 is designed for. Created by France-based industrial design student Elie Ahovi, this machine uses sonar to navigate the vast expanse […]

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