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Start with something small - cloth nappies vs disposables

As soon as I found out I was pregnant in early 2015, I wanted to know all I could about how to prepare myself for having a baby. 723 more words


Public Place Composting and Recycling

Here in Dunedin we have a good reputation for using kerbside recycling, and many of us also compost at least some of our food waste – turning it back into valuable nourishment for the garden. 351 more words

Community Action

Reusable Produce Bags

The challenge

The transition from plastic to reusable shopping bags was easy for me, although it took me a while to remember to take them every time I go shopping. 627 more words


Composting Paper Towels - with Jen Rodgers

In the workplace, paper towels used to dry hands in bathrooms are responsible for a significant amount of the waste going to land fill. Being soiled, the paper is not suitable for recycling back into paper or cardboard. 234 more words

Waste Minimisation