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What's the Deal with Coffee Cup Recycling?
Author: Brad Gray
Coffee cups. Recyclable or not? Well unfortunately it's not a simple 'yes' or 'no' answer at the moment. Find out why the confusion exists and the best way to dispose of your disposable cups.
Planet Ark Pays Tribute to Former Head of Campaigns, Brad Gray
Author: Marty Middlebrook
Planet Ark News is all about the things you can do to help the environment. But today we look at one of the people who made that a reality, former Head of Campaigns Brad Gray, who has just finished at Planet Ark. We pay tribute to his role in making Planet Ark Australia's leading environmental behaviour change organisation.
How Do We Do Better With Our Food Waste?
Author: Ryan Collins
According to ABC TV's War On Waste series, each week the average Australian family throws out 20% of the food they buy. That's one in every five bags of groceries! This adds up to 3.3 million tonnes of food a year, enough to fill the MCG 6 times over. So what can we do to, basically, just do better?