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Straw Army on the March
POSTED BY: Amy Warne, Earth Carers Coordinator Wouldn’t you be proud to live in a city without plastic drinking straws? Imagine explaining to visiting friends ‘Oh no, we don’t use straws in Perth,
Washing up against Waste!
POSTED BY: Rebecca Prince-Ruiz (Earth Carers Coordinator) Have you ever been to an event and noticed how much waste is produced? All
WMRC wins Infinity Award for Plastic Free July
POSTED BY: Rebecca Prince-Ruiz (Earth Carers Coordinator)
Battery recycling fully charged!
Earth Carers collected 3.11 tonnes of batteries from Perth's western suburbs in 2012/13 With our new Recycling Stations we
From little things big things grow
POSTED BY: Rebecca Prince-Ruiz (Earth Carers Coordinator) At Earth Carers one of our aims is to educate people about the journey of
What do patches mean to you?
POSTED BY: Amy Warne (Earth Carers Coordinator) A few mornings ago I had no school trousers for Quin to wear to school. Were they on the clothes line? No. Were they in a
Plastic-free shopping survival kit
POSTED BY: Rebecca Prince-Ruiz (Earth Carers Coordinator) To paraphrase Kermit, its not always easy being green...especially when you are busy. Having done the Plastic Free July challenge two years
Plastic Free July 2013 Campaign Launch
Around 60 people including students, government officers, business people, teachers, community groups, past participants and interested individuals gathered today at the Subiaco Community Centre for the official launch of Plastic Free July 2013. We also enjoyed a surprise visit by
Plastic party bags should get stuffed
POSTED BY: Gabrielle Grime, Earth Carers Coordinator We’ve reached the stage in our family life of the birthday party circuit, and I want to ask: what’s up with this trend of giving out plastic
POSTED BY: Amy Warne, Earth Carers Coordinator I had heard about them before, I'd seen them on movies like Bag it and Plasticized, they're everywhere on the web