Category: Community

11 SepPasadena and Frewville Foodlands eliminate plastic produce bags

  We are excited to announce Frewville and Pasadena Foodlands have today officially switched to fully compostable produce bags for all fresh fruit and vegetables, deli and baked products. This...

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14 JulKESAB online delivery – a virtual success

Over the last 3 months, the KESAB education team stepped up to the challenges of COVID-19 by shifting to 100% online delivery, using the virtual platform Zoom. Between April and...

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Posted in Business, Community, Composting, Education, International, Recycling, South Australia, Sustainable Communities, waste management

09 JulCelebrating John Phillips OAM and his immense service to KESAB.

After 31 years, John Phillips OAM, is retiring from his role at KESAB environmental solutions. KESAB began in 1966 and John has been guiding the organisation for more than half...

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09 AprKESAB is going virtual!

Here at KESAB we have been working hard over the last few weeks to ensure we continue to deliver top-quality sustainability education to the South Australian community, despite the challenging...

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Posted in Community, Composting, Education, Family, litter, Plastic, Recycling, South Australia, Sustainable Communities, Uncategorised, Wipe Out Waste

25 NovPack and Go! Reducing supermarket waste – a KESAB collaboration with Pasadena and Frewville Foodlands

Over the past year, we have been working alongside the teams at Frewville and Pasadena Foodlands on reducing supermarket waste, and it came to fruition on Friday 22 November at...

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26 SepWhat to do with odd items you might find during Spring Cleaning

It’s spring cleaning time and more often than not, you stumble across a few odd items in the deep dark corners of cupboards and sheds that you don’t know what...

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08 AugDegradable, biodegradable, compostable – which should you use?

Do you get confused standing in front of the bin liners at the supermarket?  There are so many different options and some say compostable, others say biodegradable, some just say...

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02 JanVale Ross Swayne OAM

KESAB Board and Staff are saddened by the passing of Ross Swayne OAM. Ross was the South Australian legend pioneering the KESAB Tidy Towns Awards, engaging rural and regional communities...

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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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24 AugShowcasing regional South Australia

To mark the launch of the 2017 Sustainable Communities program this week, we thought we would share a few of the projects that were part of the 2016 program. We encourage...

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