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TerraCycle uses pens recycling program

TerraCycle launches used pens recycling initiative

A new Australian recycling program by TerraCycle is encouraging schools, offices and communities to collect used pens, markers and other writing instruments; diverting them from landfill and transforming them into something entirely new.

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OzHarvest FEAST education program rolls out nationally

OzHarvest brings a FEAST to Australian primary schools

FEAST, a new curriculum aligned education program from OzHarvest that inspires kids to eat healthy food, waste less and become change-makers in their local communities will be rolled out across Australia.

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Future-thinking sustainability strategies for schools-Flow Power-renewables

Future-proofed sustainability strategies for schools

According to Senior Business Development Manager at Flow Power, Tricia Lorenzo, it’s crucial for schools to take a forward-thinking approach when it comes to sustainability. She discusses some tips on creating future-proofed school sustainability strategies. Read more

Victorian Sustainability Awards finalists revealed

Sustainability Victoria has selected 33 finalists across 11 categories for their innovative work in promoting greener practices and achieving more sustainable outcomes within their schools and communities, as part of this year’s Victorian Premier’s Sustainability Awards.

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Primary schools awarded for going green

Seven primary schools across Australia have won their share of cash and prizes as part of a nationwide competition that encouraged students to get crafty, while focussing on this year’s environmental theme.

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