Race to Zero Waste

Race to Zero Waste

It’s time to make haste on zero waste!   The ACT Government has started the phase out of single use plastics by banning plastic cutlery, stirrers and polystyrene containers, but it’s time to do more and do it faster. Banning single use plastics is an...
Food waste: treasure, not trash | Environment Exchange

Food waste: treasure, not trash | Environment Exchange

Food waste: treasure, not trash The focus of the Conservation Council’s final Environment Exchange panel discussion for 2021 was the ACT Government’s food organics and garden organics (FOGO) waste collection trial, and what it means for households and the environment....
MEDIA RELEASE: Plastic Reduction Bill a welcome start

MEDIA RELEASE: Plastic Reduction Bill a welcome start

31 March 2021 Media release: Plastic Reduction Bill a welcome start The Conservation Council ACT Region welcomes the passing of new laws in the ACT Legislative Assembly that commence the phase out of single-use plastics in the ACT.  “The passing of these new laws is...