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13/08/2018

Zero Waste Network - Sydney Update

The Reuse and Recycling Impact Measurement Tool Pilot is Underway in NSW
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13/08/2018

Welcome New Members!

Zero Waste Network welcomes new members Kimbriki Environmental Enterprises and CitizenBlue Pty Ltd
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13/08/2018

Zero Waste Network Australia Update - August 2018

New Office, New Staff and Zero Waste 2018 Forum dates announced!
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13/08/2018

Understanding the True Benefits of Reuse

We know that recycling creates jobs and saves valuable materials from landfill. But what about reuse?
Greg McClafferty. PHOTO: ABC Newcastle
13/08/2018

1 Tonne of Hairdressing Foil Scraps Diverted From Landfill

Gerard McClafferty from Salamander Bay Recycling has been waging his own personal war on waste by doing the rounds and collecting tin foil scraps from six local hairdressers every week. After six months, he is now sitting on about one tonne of metal. 
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09/07/2018

Zero Waste Network response to China Sword: Waste Avoidance the Key to Sustainability

China’s national sword policy to ban contaminated recyclable waste has exposed the fundamental flaws in Australia’s approach to waste management, which for too long has relied on the existence of cheap, overseas labour to process our low-quality mixed recycling.
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30/11/2017

Zero Waste Sydney Network Launched!

On Wednesday the 22nd of December Zero Waste Network Sydney was officially launched.

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27/09/2017

Arts Parts set to open in Hobart

Resource Work Cooperative in Hobart is set to open a new art supply shop as a new addition to their South Hobart Tip Shop.

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26/09/2017

CRN Sydney Launch

Join us on Wednesday 22nd November from 5-7 pm as we officially launch CRN Sydney, a new branch of CRN Australia dedicated to growing the reuse economy in the Sydney region.