South Australian start-up Bin Shift has granted its first-ever Award for Outstanding Impact to Elizabeth Grove Primary School, after an audit found that the school has reduced its waste to landfill by 87 per cent. Read more
High standard tourism operator Lady Musgrave Experience welcomed Reef Guardian School students from Kalkie State School on an edu-tourism excursion to the Great Barrier Reef. Read more
A national recycling competition by TerraCycle is encouraging students to go head-to-head as they collect oral care waste, diverting traditionally non-recyclable items from landfill and giving them a new lease of life.
A new online Learning Centre launched by Junior Landcare features curriculum-aligned activities that aim to encourage young students to be aware, empowered and active in caring for their local environment.
An urban farm incorporated into a Victorian primary school is on the way to producing over 1.5 tonnes of fresh produce a year, providing its students with access to a wide range of fruit and vegetables, and assisting in teaching the importance of growing food and healthy eating.
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.