Studying ethically

Monday, 18 February 2013

Final-year english and creative writing student Yasmin Talavera shares the tips she's learnt to become a more ethical student.


My boycott of BPA

Tuesday, 5 February 2013

Concerned mum Nicola Saltman talks about how she lives without harmful plastics.


Living without plastic

Wednesday, 30 January 2013

After learning about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, Tim Silverwood realised we can all prevent the problems with plastic.

Onyx ice cube tray

Onyx ice cube tray

Tuesday, 6 November 2012

Keep your drinks chilly with this durable ice tray.

Vac from the Sea

Monday, 19 September 2011

World champion surfer Layne Beachley teamed up with Electrolux and its global Vac from the Sea initiative to help clean up Australia's iconic beach, Manly, and urge Australians to get serious about plastic recycling and help stop the plastic pollution problem at sea.

David de Rothschild

"We should call this planet Ocean"

Friday, 4 March 2011

He's waging a war against plastic and with his crew last year, he completed sailing Plastiki, a boat made of 12,500 reclaimed plastic bottles, across the Pacific. Meet David de Rothschild, the environmental adventurer who won't take no for an answer.

A machine that converts plastic into oil

Tuesday, 15 February 2011

Last year, this video of a Japanese man who invented a machine that turns plastic into oil got a viral boost on You Tube. The small, portable machine could help to dramatically reduce our CO2 emissions. For more information, visit:

Plastic bag

Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Friday, 11 February 2011

All you need to know about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

bowl covers

How to make reusable bowl covers

Monday, 6 December 2010

These washable bowl covers will rid your fridge of cling wrap and keep food fresh time and time again.

Rise Above Plastics - Plastics Kill

Friday, 10 September 2010

There's some scary creatures in the ocean, but none more scary than plastic.

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