environment

My creek makes a mug of bag ban

premium_icon My creek makes a mug of bag ban

Bag ban is just a Band-Aid fix for a much bigger problem.

Coles’ solution to bag ban gripe

Coles’ solution to bag ban gripe

“We are currently putting in custom-designed frames that are easier for customers...

Plastic straws are a thing of the past at RSL

Plastic straws are a thing of the past at RSL

Club ramps up its plastic free status

Is this what we want the Reef to look like?

Is this what we want the Reef to look like?

Great Barrier Reef bleaching could happen every two years: report.

Single-use plastics we’ll never ban

Single-use plastics we’ll never ban

EXPERTS have warned the dream of a single-use plastic-free future would actually be...

Reusable bag refused because it sported rival logo

Reusable bag refused because it sported rival logo

Now people who brought their own bags claim they were turned away.

Whales are heavier than even the fines meant to protect them

Whales are heavier than even the fines meant to protect them

Why whale dangers are greater than heavy fines for getting too close

'Actually scary': Why the plastic bag ban backfired

'Actually scary': Why the plastic bag ban backfired

“Plastic bag rage” has caught Coles and Woolworths off guard.

The whole world is laughing at us

The whole world is laughing at us

Congratulations Australia! We made international news today.

Big stores refusing to axe plastic bags

Big stores refusing to axe plastic bags

Target and Kmart aren’t having a bar of it.

Shoppers face plastic bag madness

premium_icon Shoppers face plastic bag madness

Shoppers face mayhem as supermarkets adopt different rules

Why Woolies’ plastic bags backflip is a joke

premium_icon Why Woolies’ plastic bags backflip is a joke

A $70m windfall that makes a mockery of their environment boast.

Woolworths’ huge backflip on plastic bags

premium_icon Woolworths’ huge backflip on plastic bags

Customer complaints did the trick. For the next 10 days anyway.

Why are we still eating food that contains palm oil?

premium_icon Why are we still eating food that contains palm oil?

The use of palm oil is hurting orangutans

Bob Irwin retires after 'beginning to feel his age'

Bob Irwin retires after 'beginning to feel his age'

The announcement comes just weeks after his 79th birthday

Plastic bag ban: Coles prepares for worst

Plastic bag ban: Coles prepares for worst

Staff say they’ve been “abused countless times”.

‘Cockroaches crawling out onto check-outs’

‘Cockroaches crawling out onto check-outs’

“A worker suffered a needle stick injury."

Plastic bag money ‘should go to farmers’

premium_icon Plastic bag money ‘should go to farmers’

Barnaby Joyce says plastic bag money should go to farmers.

100 of these animals have been killed on this Gympie road

100 of these animals have been killed on this Gympie road

No place for these young ones at Benian Rd

Plastic coffee cups next ban target

Plastic coffee cups next ban target

Takeaway coffee cups, straws, balloons may be banned by 2023.

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