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Plant-based packaging that's 100% recyclable

Thursday, 19 March 2015

ecostore introduces packaging made from plant-based plastics – it's 100% recyclable and it removes carbon dioxide from our atmosphere.

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Heaters: oil column vs gas vs electric radiant vs electric fan

Monday, 16 March 2015

They're a must-have for cold winter nights, but which portable heater generates the most sustainable warmth?

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Bulk food stores for bulky savings

Monday, 2 March 2015

They might not be as prolific or convenient as the big supermarket chains, but buying from bulk stores means you’re not only helping to reduce plastic packaging, you’ll save yourself money too.

Nurturing Your Neighbourhood

How to Start a Community Garden

Monday, 2 March 2015

Landscape designer, Darren Taitoko shares his expertise into what makes a happy and functional communal garden.

Ethical food swaps

Saturday, 28 February 2015

Simple swaps to make, that’ll earn you serious eco-brownie points, the animals will thank you, and you'll get great health benefits too.

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Beyond Zero Hero

Thursday, 12 February 2015

Dr Stephen Bygrave tells us why renewable energy is a viable choice for Australia, challenging the present government’s take on the coal industry, and shares insight into what keeps him motivated.

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Top His & Her Eco-Valentine's gifts

Friday, 30 January 2015

Surprise the apple of your eye with a thoughtful green gift this Valentine's Day.

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Back to work eco-kit

Friday, 30 January 2015

Having trouble getting into a great green routine this year? These eco-essentials are sure to help you ease back in to working life.

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Neat tips to: Revamp your fridge seal

Wednesday, 28 January 2015

If you take a close look at the seal of your fridge door and notice that it doesn't quite seal so it's airtight, there are a few things you can do to make it work again rather than replacing the entire seal.

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DIY Fence Post Planter Box

Tuesday, 27 January 2015

Old hardwood fence posts can often be the perfect material for an upcycled project. Give a loved-one a little handiwork to show them you care, with this – surprisingly easy-to-make – rustic succulent planter box.

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