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Food recipes made from leftovers - with Cath Gledhill

Sometimes it’s the simple things that over time make the big difference. Things like making meals from leftovers to reduce the amount of food ending up in the landfill. 627 more words

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Building a Re-purposed Worm farm - with Jennie Upton

Jennie Upton is passionate about re-purposing – the practice of creating things we want out of things we no longer want. Its a great way to divert materials from being landfilled – and its also cheap and fun! 336 more words

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My experience with Reusable Ladies Pads

Thanks to my friend Maria I started using reusable ladies pads over a year ago. Maria had recently started her own small business called Dulcet Handmade of making and selling reusable nappies, ladies pads, toys and all kind of pretty handmade things ( 520 more words


Plasti & Steeli

I recently became a member of local public speaking course (Toastmaster). My first project there was to present a speech (5-7 min) that is clear and easy to understand. 721 more words


Love your fridge and waste less

Making better use of domestic fridges and freezers can help food last longer resulting in less waste. In fact, there are potential savings to be made of around £200 million if we all used our fridges to store certain foods and lowered the temperature! 54 more words

Workplace recycling - with Rachael Goddard

Rachael Goddard has approximately ten years of research experience in the area of waste/landfills. She is currently the Environmental and Sustainability Manager at Waikato University. In October 2013, while Rachael was visiting Dunedin, she came on the Eco Living in Action show to chat with me about recycling in the workplace. 90 more words

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