A body will be established by the Australian Federal Government to help cut the nation’s food waste in half. Announced at the inaugural National Food Waste Summit held in Melbourne on 20 November 2017,...

Woolworths will soon start using the new Australasian Recycling Label across its entire Own Brand product range. The Australasian Recycling Label (ARL) was developed by Australian environmental organisation,...

Australia’s largest quick service restaurant Subway has announced that it will be eliminating the use of plastic bags from its stores Australia wide. Implementing more environmentally friendly packaging...

The Victorian State Government has announced it is banning single-use lightweight plastic shopping bags in Victoria. A date for the ban is yet to be announced with business and community consultation on...

Woolworths is banning plastic bags in its New Zealand Countdown supermarket stores. By the end of 2018, single-use bags will no longer be available in-store and through online shopping. The move follows...

A new ‘no palm oil’ certification program has been launched by The Orangutan Alliance. The Orangutan Alliance is a Melbourne-based non-profit which wants to reduce the use of non-sustainable palm oil...

Beverage bottler, Coca-Cola Amatil, says it will pass on the costs of the NSW Container Deposit Scheme to its customers. The NSW Container Deposit Scheme requires beverage producers to refund customers...

Glass recycling in New South Wales is at a crisis point with companies receiving more glass than they can handle an investigation has claimed. According to a Four Corners investigation, set to air Monday...

Two Australian women on a mission to reduce food waste have launched a new vodka made using carrots. The pair behind the drink, Gen Windley and Alice Gorman, came up with the idea knowing that carrots...

Tasmanian salmon producer Huon has lodged proceedings against fellow Tasmanian salmon producer Tassal. In a statement to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), Huon said it has lodged proceedings in...