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Peta-LUSH

5 minutes with Peta from Lush

Wednesday, 8 October 2014

You can smell the store from the other side of a shopping centre – but how much do you know about the Lush Cosmetic store's ethos? Director Peta Granger talks us through it.

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Better business

Thursday, 2 October 2014

Big business has a bad name. But the growing movement of conscious capitalism proves that there is another way.

Takeaway

Can takeaway be healthy and sustainable?

Thursday, 2 October 2014

Four tips for choosing healthier, more sustainable meals on the go.

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Why the frogs went quiet

Thursday, 2 October 2014

How turning off your light might just save frogs from extinction in South America.

Natural-remedies

Natural remedies: colds & flu

Friday, 26 September 2014

The change of seasons means it's time to work on your encylopedic knowledge of colds and flu with natural remedy expert, Mim Beim.

Big Pest Control

Big animal control

Thursday, 25 September 2014

While tips and tricks abound for keeping insects away from your garden naturally, keeping the larger pests away from your vegie patch poses more difficult problems. Linda Cockburn investigates the best ways to keep out the larger pests, in particular those very sneaky and clever ones – possums and birds.

some of the frames made by the team at Mulbury on display in their Fitzroy store

Trendy homewares with minimal impact

Thursday, 25 September 2014

It can be tough to find affordable items that have minimal impact on the environment. We've found a creative family – Mulbury – who handcraft fun pieces that are recycled, reclaimed, reborn, and made for practical, sustainable homes.

James' tiny house built from recycled materials.

Tiny house, big impact

Thursday, 18 September 2014

The thought of living in a really tiny, movable house may be daunting to some, but it offers impressive eco-credentials and brings great simplicity to your life. Especially when they're made with reclaimed materials, like this one is.

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6 tips to green-up your dog

Thursday, 18 September 2014

How to fix the six main environmental disturbances affecting your dog’s skin, in the safest way.

Glen Lambert

Fix-it café

Wednesday, 17 September 2014

There’s a new hub for greenies who like to fix things – The Bower Reuse and Repair Café – and it’s an idea that’s spreading…

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