Plastic Free Future

  • Plastic arctic

    6 September 2011

    For many people the Arctic is seen as one of the last wilderness regions left where there has been limited human impact. However, sampling of marine plastic debris over the past few days shows that the far reaching effects of mankind is clearly present even in the Arctic Ocean.

  • My experience of how Cash for Containers works

    3 April 2013

    Below is just one of the fantastic emails we've received since launching our campaign to stop Coca Cola bullying our Governments and urge them to bring in a national Cash for Containers scheme.

  • Hi Choke, nice try!

    20 May 2013

    Poor Coke. Their PR team must be having a hard time of late – but to be honest, they brought it on themselves.

  • The Making of #WheresBarry

    6 June 2013

    The decision to make 'Cash for Containers' a national scheme in Australia is so close. In fact the decision will come down to one man, NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell.

  • Coca-Cola's 'Three Cs': cops, cons and court action

    19 August 2013

    In its bid to slam the door on an Australian wide roll out of a cash for containers scheme that’s been so successful in South Australia, Coke has been employing its 'Three Cs' – cops, cons, and court action.

  • Kids Care: Art for 'Cash for Containers'

    26 February 2014

    The quest for a national cash for containers recycling scheme has got under the skin of a couple of Inner West high school students and budding artists from Sydney.

  • Cash for Containers: it makes cents

    8 April 2014

    It's not often you get a chance to talk directly to your State Premier about something you're passionate about. But as chance would have it, on Monday night I was able to represent my local area and attend the NSW Community Cabinet Meeting as an advocate for a container deposit scheme.