environment

Say No to Plastic and Go a Living Christmas Tree Instead

Say No to Plastic and Go a Living Christmas Tree Instead

I’m not here to Grinch over anyone’s Chrissie preferences, but fake trees aren’t my fave. For starters, they’re plastic which isn’t great environmentally-speaking. Especially if you have a tree that won’t last a long time. In a lot of cases, which Broadsheet recently reported, these fake trees end up in…

How to Recycle Your Mattress and Other Awkward Items

How to Recycle Your Mattress and Other Awkward Items

Hello, hack fans! I’m not sure if you’re aware, but this week is National Recycling Week, so I thought I’d load you up with as much recycling info as humanly possible. A little earlier on we looked at how to dispose of batteries the correct way, and before that, we…

4 Ways Australia’s Environment Repaired Itself in 2020

4 Ways Australia’s Environment Repaired Itself in 2020

When the clock ticked over to 2020, Australia was in the grip of a brutal drought and unprecedented bushfires. But in the months since, while many of us were indoors avoiding the pandemic, nature has started its slow recovery. That is the message of our new analysis released today. Every…