Community Compost Hero Kirsteen MacLeod: Find the Right Food Waste Solution For You

This month’s Zero Waste Champion is Kirsteen MacLeod, the co-founder and project manager of The Compost Depot. This start-up was awarded a Pick My Project grant to run community compost hubs that reduce food waste going into landfill and turn … Continue reading “Community Compost Hero Kirsteen MacLeod: Find the Right Food Waste Solution For You”

Making Zero Waste Groceries Accessible To All

This month our Zero Waste Champion is Irene Chen, founder of Unpackaged Eco. Her goal is to make waste-free shopping accessible to every household in Australia! We interviewed her about setting up refill stations in supermarkets and offering online groceries in zero-waste, … Continue reading “Making Zero Waste Groceries Accessible To All”

Hiruni from Northcote Bakeshop – Working With The Community and Customers To Create Change

We talk to Hiruni Peiris, the owner of Northcote Bakeshop, who has been working hard to reduce the bakery’s footprint and is trying to make it completely waste free, about making a business less wasteful, encouraging customers to be less wasteful, … Continue reading “Hiruni from Northcote Bakeshop – Working With The Community and Customers To Create Change”

Melbourne Farmers Markets – From No Plastic Bags To No Bins

Melbourne Farmers Markets (MFM) has gone a few steps beyond no plastic bags and no single-use coffee cups, implementing numerous zero waste initiatives with the aim of being completely waste free. The first time I visited one of its markets, … Continue reading “Melbourne Farmers Markets – From No Plastic Bags To No Bins”