There are many great people doing wonderful things to reduce waste – this is some of them. If you know anybody who should be promoted let us know and we’ll publish them here.
Bye Bye Plastics – Willoughby, Sydney initiative, their website is coming soon
Responsible Cafes – If you take your reusable cup for a takeaway coffee many cafes will offer you a discount. Responsible Cafes is the place to find where you can be rewarded for your efforts.
Tulgeen – Based in Bega, this organisation produces mesh bags an alternative to the plastic bags you may use in vegetable and fruit section of a supermarket.
The War on Waste – an ABC tv series that highlighted the problem and got many of is started on really trying to make a difference in the the War on Waste
Take 3 for the Sea – a simple resolution to have, Take 3 pieces of rubbish when you leave the beach, waterway or…anywhere!
Plastic Pollution Coalition – a growing global alliance of individuals, organisations, businesses, and policymakers working toward a world free of plastic pollution and its toxic impacts on humans, animals, waterways and oceans, and the environment.
The Guardian – stay in touch with environmental news from this publisher
Tangaroa Blue Foundation – an Australian-wide not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the removal and prevention of marine debris, one of the major environmental issues worldwide.
Tackle Bin Project – great initiative to reduce fisherman’s waste on the Gold Coast
Battery recycling Coles – take your batteries to Coles and place them in their recycling bins
Lane Cove sustainability Group (Bagshare) – a local sustainability group in Lane Cove Sydney with a idea to share bags
The Two Hands Project – encouraging individuals to Clean Up