Latest single-use plastic News

Soft Plastics Unwrapped – Understanding Soft Plastics
Plastic Free July is a waste of time if the onus is only on consumers
Hornsby Shire Council urges residents to take the Plastic Free July challenge
Minister Plibersek handed 20,000 more reasons to cut plastic use
Drowning in waste: Plastic pollution in Australia’s oceans and waterways report tabled
Murrindindi Shire 2024 Community Award Recipients
Healthcare has a waste problem, but we can achieve net zero
Schneider Electric outperforms 2023 sustainability targets and maintains its leadership in ESG ratings
Soft plastic recycling is back after the REDcycle collapse – but only in 12 supermarkets. Will it work this time?
Southern Cross Uni helping small businesses go circular with plastics
Winning war on waste
Leading the way on organic recycling – but more work to be done
Recycling Hero, I’m Plastic Free
Camping tool set to help music festival patrons clean up their act
Marrying Innovation and Sustainability: Eviosys Launches Revolutionary Metal Closure ‘Horizon’ Enabling Brands to Adopt Mono-Material Packaging
Retailers support next phase of plastics bans from 1 September
Sustainability attitudes and behaviours of Australian shoppers
Supermarket DC Super Heroes land at Coles with new collectable campaign to encourage Aussies to have fun and eat more fresh fruit and vegetables
Plastic Reducers in Aotearoa
Plastics feeding climate crisis: emissions to double by 2050
Funding boost to reduce rubbish on Reef
Plastic Free July: small steps make big impact!
Opposition Calls On Government To Beat Plastic Pollution
Hospitality and catering businesses invited to tender for City’s Catering Panel
COLES TO STOP SELLING SOFT-PLASTIC SHOPPING BAGS NATIONWIDE BY END OF JUNE
How marine plastic pollution impacts countries that rely on tourism
LO BROS’ NOT SODA PULLS “HUMPBACK WHALE” WEIGHT OF PLASTIC, ONE MILLION BOTTLES, OUT OF THE OCEAN IN MAJOR BID TO SAVE OUR SEAS
Woolworths to remove 15-cent plastic shopping bag in final states in nationwide change
UK recycling system requires ‘dramatic overhaul’, report finds
Waverley Council launches Swap and Wash to reduce takeaway food container waste
Planet-friendly car cleanliness is just a drop, fizz and clean away – the non-toxic way to guarantee gleam on your car
OCEAN LOVERS FESTIVAL LAUNCHES WITH CALL FOR ACTION ON PLASTIC
Scientists enhance recyclability of waste plastic
A Lot of Little Nothings: New exhibition transforms the humble bread tag
End of Affair: it’s time to break up with plastic
Sustainability major focus of Ballarat Begonia Festival
Single use plastics ban
Top Four Tips to Help Fight Waste This Christmas: Bayside
How you can help protect tiny turtles
Recipe for success: Ditch single-use plastic bags with Alice Zaslavsky
More than $11 million for litter and illegal dumping
Beyond Black Friday: how much waste ends up in landfill?
Eden waste warriors tackle landfill problem from classroom
REDcycle program suspension bad news for oceans
Reusable cups and containers to become second nature in Bondi
More plastic bans starting November
Air New Zealand releases 2022 Sustainability Report
How is plastic exposure impacting our health?