Recycling Footwear

Recycling Footwear

Recycling Footwear It’s the start of the sports season and you realise that your budding footballer or netball star has outgrown their shoes. How will you dispose of them? A few enterprises are now focusing on upcycling or recycling sports footwear and equipment...
Taking action on textile waste

Taking action on textile waste

Taking action on textile waste When you open your wardrobe or drawers you will probably see things that you haven’t worn in ages. Chances are most were bought new, on a whim. All those shirts, singlets, pants, dresses, skirts, tops, scarves, jackets, socks,...
The Banyule nappy

The Banyule nappy

The Banyule nappy Image credit Designer Bums Stylish, reusable cloth nappies = a zero-waste alternative Do you have a baby or toddler in nappies? Many parents believe they have no real alternative to the convenience of disposable nappies. But that’s not true. Now...
We need to talk about…your green waste bin

We need to talk about…your green waste bin

We need to talk about…your green waste bin Doing the right thing with household waste can seem like a simple thing. But waste management is a complex beast and it’s easy to get things mixed up. When you combine products claiming to be compostable, varying...