One of Gympie's oldest residential streets has been laid with asphalt made from recycled materials at a cost of $440k

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17th Oct. 2019 10:10 AM

WHEELIE bins of plastic bottles will be used to help fund life saving equipment at Toowoomba facility.

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16th Oct. 2019 9:10 AM

An Aussie start-up is on a mission to eliminate single-use plastic from every Aussie kitchen, laundry and bathroom.

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04th Oct. 2019 8:10 AM

THE company behind an approved tyre recycling plant planned for Toowoomba will consider abandoning the project if it can't...

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04th Oct. 2019 5:10 AM

In less than five months since opening, this Containers for Change depot has refunded a huge amount of money back into the...

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04th Oct. 2019 5:10 AM

Canada’s Green Party has admitted to editing an image of their leader holding a disposable cup in an embarrassing Photoshop...

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27th Sept. 2019 10:09 AM

This Coast teen believes the world needs more ways to recycle - and he’s come up with an idea that could make that...

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24th Sept. 2019 9:09 AM

This scheme is giving the community a helping hand by investing back into the local community and you can help make it even...

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23rd Sept. 2019 10:09 AM

NEW contract holder wastes no time spending big to modernise waste management and plans are in motion to roll out education...

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19th Sept. 2019 5:09 AM

"BADLY contaminated bins" will be left behind for the resident to sort out, as part of Ballina Shire Council's crackdown on...

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17th Sept. 2019 12:09 AM

A southside council has flushed out a world first idea and improvised a process to dry out poo and turn it into a...

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13th Sept. 2019 10:09 AM

The war on food waste at Woolworths has turned biblical with a new plan to convert unsold loaves of bread into beer.

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09th Sept. 2019 1:09 PM

Successful Containers for Change programs wants your business or organisation to set up collection points

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09th Sept. 2019 10:09 AM

RESIDENTS don't want to see the Return and Earn machine removed from the Ballina Fair site.

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06th Sept. 2019 5:09 PM

There have been complaints about Ballina Fair's Return and Earn recycling vending machine

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05th Sept. 2019 5:09 PM

AFTER the fire which closed the Lismore tip, Lismore City Council has announced the Return and Earn bulk collection centre...

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05th Sept. 2019 3:09 PM

RESIDENTS will no longer be able to recycle their glass, plastic or cans and get cash back.

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31st Aug. 2019 9:08 AM

INSTEAD of dumping milk and soft drink lids in landfill a Toowoomba kindergarten collects to recycled as prosthetic...

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24th Aug. 2019 5:08 AM

Lids 4 kids is a new green initiative turning unwanted waste into a helping hand for children in need.

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20th Aug. 2019 5:08 AM

IT’S a common gripe on social media and a recent post about the misuse of a Return and Earn vending machine had people...

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20th Aug. 2019 4:08 AM

THE public can bring broken electronics, clothing and furniture to the Repair Cafe to have them fixed by a team of...

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19th Aug. 2019 10:08 AM

Leeanne Enoch says it is up to the Federal Government to harmonise waste levies across Queensland in order to strengthen...

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15th Aug. 2019 12:08 AM

A WARWICK environmental advocate is behind the push to establish a new program in businesses around town.

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01st Aug. 2019 2:08 PM

AN innovative Queensland company is showing the world how recycling can really work.

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31st July 2019 10:07 AM

Manufacturing novice asked plastic to recycle 'No one gave us a good enough reason that it was impossible'

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31st July 2019 8:07 AM

IT IS too easy to replace broken electronics, clothes and furniture but a new generation of volunteers want to revive the...

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29th July 2019 9:07 AM

A new waste strategy that aims to reduce landfill to 20 per cent of all waste produced by 2029 has been adopted by Fraser...

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24th July 2019 5:07 PM

NORTH Arm State School Year 4 and 6 students are helping to save the Earth in earnest this year by recycling drink...

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24th July 2019 12:07 AM

Milestone reached as more people return and earn to cash in on waste

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22nd July 2019 9:07 AM

Living a more sustainable and environmentally friendly life can be less complicated than you would think.

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17th July 2019 11:07 AM

Documentary evidence from diaries, newspapers and weather data from 1800s onwards all reveal fascinating climate...

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16th July 2019 12:07 AM

Container deposit schemes are multiplying across Australia, giving consumers a chance to boost their incomes through...

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09th July 2019 6:07 AM

'Since the containers for change scheme came into effect we have seen a decrease of about 35 tonnes in our recyclables.'

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02nd July 2019 5:07 AM

Containers for Change has taken off in the Gladstone region

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27th June 2019 5:06 PM

The recycling company has cleared up a contentious point about cashing in on your recycling.

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26th June 2019 10:06 AM

Residents turn bin contents into loose change as part of an environment scheme.

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26th June 2019 7:06 AM

AN AUSSIE council has proposed making wheelie bins see-through as a way to “rubbish shame” people into recycling...

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20th June 2019 12:06 PM

'Billions of plastic bags have been taken out of the system by Woolworths and its customers.'

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20th June 2019 5:06 AM

People turn other people's trash into treasure by rummaging through rubbish.

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19th June 2019 5:06 PM

AUSTRALIA'S first rescued food supermarket has opened and it's another one of the 'firsts' created by OzHarvest founder...

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18th June 2019 6:06 AM

AUSTRALIA'S National Waste Policy reflects new ways that individuals and industries can think about waste and the use of...

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12th June 2019 6:06 AM

Cash in your cans at the new Lifeline Cash Depot on Nicholson Street which opened up last Monday, much to the excitement of...

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07th June 2019 2:06 PM