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...
Read more › Celebrating John Phillips OAM and his immense service to KESAB.
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Is waste and recycling a focus in your school or classroom in 2020? KESAB have many different school waste education options that are suitable from preschool – high school. ...
Read more › Waste Education options for your school in 2020
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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...
Read more › Pack and Go! Reducing supermarket waste - a KESAB collaboration with Pasadena and Frewville Foodlands
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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...
Read more › What to do with odd items you might find during Spring Cleaning
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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...
Read more › Recyclable Coffee Cups are on their way!
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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. ...
Read more › 15 tips to reduce your carbon footprint
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...
Read more › 10 recycled and waste-free holiday crafts
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In April KESAB Executive Director John Phillips OAM and Wipe Out Waste (WOW) Program Manager Jo Hendrikx partnered with the Khangarid Rotary Club “Greenways Project” (receiver of an Australian DAP...
Read more › KESAB education goes beyond South Australian borders - to Mongolia!
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We all want to reduce our impact on the planet but at times the question of how can feel overly complex. It’s very easy to be overwhelmed by the thought...
Read more › Top 5 tips for reducing everyday waste!
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