Tag: education

16 MarWhy not check out ‘FTfs’!

‘FOR TEACHERS for students’ (FTfs) is an Australian-owned education resources website, written by Australian teachers for Australian teachers. Resources are quick and easy to access and use and, because we...

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25 JanThe Results are in!

The Results are in! Overall, we are making in roads on reducing litter, but there is still a long way to go across Australia. The 2016/17 Keep Australia Beautiful National...

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05 DecTake a virtual tour of a metal recycling plant!

Sims Metal Management (SMM) and KESAB have had a strong cooperative relationship since 2011, with a common objective of resource recovery and recycling. Earlier this year, KESAB started working with...

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18 OctRecyclable Coffee Cups are on their way!

Earlier this year, the War on Waste TV program shocked many of us showing that more than 1 billion disposable coffee cups are used by Australians each year. Almost all...

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20 AugTravelling toward a beautiful Australia #LitterRally

It is Keep Australia Beautiful Week  (Monday 21 to Sunday 27 August) and this year we are encouraging Aussie’s to band together and tackle litter head on with a litter...

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03 Aug15 tips to reduce your carbon footprint

  Everyone has a carbon footprint but you can reduce it by making a number of simple changes. 1. Hot water takes energy to heat, so keep your showers brief. ...

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25 JulWhat is ‘Nude Food’ anyway?

‘Nude Food’ is a popular term in schools and preschools.  But what exactly is ‘Nude Food’? Simply put, it’s food without excess packaging. Usually, this means food that is not...

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20 JulA handy guide to recycling small metal items

Recycling can sometimes be confusing, especially as regulations can change between local councils, not to mention the changes between states and countries. However, keeping up-to-date with current recycling processes is...

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12 Jul10 recycled and waste-free holiday crafts

The final bells have rung and classes are out, meaning that the kids are home for the next couple of weeks. For some, school holidays may mean family adventures full...

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14 JunWhy your business probably needs a waste audit

Every business generates waste. Whether it is waste generated through business activities or from staff food, waste is an inevitable part of each and every business. For some businesses, your primary...

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