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”

Zero Waste Champion – An interview with Sally Flannery

Sally Flannery ceramicist at her studio

Have you ever felt powerless with the thought it can cost more to be socially or environmentally responsible, especially at times where there is no logical reason why? I know I have and so have many others, especially when it … Continue reading “Zero Waste Champion – An interview with Sally Flannery”