Inquiry into Waste and Recycling in Victoria

The Parliamentary inquiry into recycling and waste management received over 700 written submissions. This shows there is interest and concern and that people want our government to take action. When I started looking into this inquiry, as President of Zero … Continue reading “Inquiry into Waste and Recycling in Victoria”

Fair Food Forager – Making Sustainable and Waste Free Easy

Eating out and trying to find businesses that operate sustainably and support your mission to avoid plastic can be a mine field. A question I am often asked is “where can I shop or eat out if I want to … Continue reading “Fair Food Forager – Making Sustainable and Waste Free Easy”

Clothing Exchange – A thrifty way to update your wardrobe

These days the fashion industry is focused on a high turnover, which gives many clothes a short life span. We learned from the War on Waste, that three-quarters of clothing purchased is thrown out within a year, which equates to 6, … Continue reading “Clothing Exchange – A thrifty way to update your wardrobe”

Vote for Zero Waste Victoria for the Pick my Project Grant

Thank you for supporting Zero Waste Victoria by voting in the “Pick my Project” grant program. This will help fund various workshop series, consultations, and events including another Zero Waste Festival. It will support business, schools and the community in … Continue reading “Vote for Zero Waste Victoria for the Pick my Project Grant”

How to make a submission to review the Product Stewardship Act

Product Stewardship is the process where manufacturers and sellers take responsibility for what they sell by taking into account the environmental impact from the products,  packaging and substances contained in them. The Product Stewardship Act is federal legislation that provides … Continue reading “How to make a submission to review the Product Stewardship Act”