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Soft Landing in Social Enterprise

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 26th June 2013 -  A simple idea to sidestep tip disposal fees has delivered a suite of successful social enterprises for charity Mission Australia. Big Heart and its sub-enterprises Soft Landing…

‘Vending Machine’ Recycling Plan for Australia

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 17th April 2013 -  International recycling companies have announced the delivery of a modern recycling system to Australia that they say will result in the recycling around 5 billion containers annually…

Recycling NFPs Creating Employment – Study

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 16th April 2013 -  Community Recycling Enterprises, mostly run by Not for Profit organisations, are playing an important role in recycling and local employment creation in Australia but there are…

Mobile Phones Come Home to Roost?

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 28th March 2012 - 
The 'old phones, more chickens' campaign saw 2,000 chickens being purchased for needy families around the world. Photo courtesy MobileMuster.  A joint Not for Profit…

NFP Waste Reduction Initiative Wins National Award

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 26th May 2011 -  Above: The Green Project Managers Lisa Strudwick (left), Krysten Banks (centre), Resource Recovery Manager, Craig Rees (4th from right) and Great Lakes Council’s Manager

Recycled Business Cards

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 3rd February 2011 -  Sustainable printing company Print Together is the first Australian company to offer ‘collective green printing’. Melbourne based company Print Together, specialists…

Recycler Clarifies That It’s Not a Charity

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 9th December 2010 -  A commercial clothing recycler has been forced to make it clear that it is not a charity by the consumer watchdog, the ACCC.
Allround Recycling Pty Ltd has replaced the signage on more…

Charity Addresses Clothing Bin Waste

Staff Reporter, Monday, 8th November 2004 -  Hard waste dumped around charity clothing bins is an ongoing problem for charities around the country and now the Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) and FM Recycling are doing something…
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