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5 compelling reasons to recycle your old cell phone

5 compelling reasons to recycle your old cell phone

| September 1, 2019

The twelfth annual Zero Waste Week kicks off on 2nd September and it’s all about Climate Change. What’s the connection?

14 ways to reuse, upcycle and recycle old vinyl banners

14 ways to reuse, upcycle and recycle old vinyl banners

| August 9, 2019

My colleague and I, Anna, offer talks and workshops for businesses, schools and community organisations, to help them reduce waste

Debunking one of the biggest myths about skip hire

Debunking one of the biggest myths about skip hire

| August 1, 2019

I admit it. I’ll hold my hands up and say that sometimes I yearn for a skip on the drive.

Use this map to discover how much it will cost to recycle your old mattress

Use this map to discover how much it will cost to recycle your old mattress

| June 10, 2019

This week I took our neighbour to visit her husband. He’s been in a care home for years as he

The four top types of litter and what we can do about it

The four top types of litter and what we can do about it

| March 1, 2019

Did you know litter has increased by 500% since the 1960s? And it’s causing big problems. Not only does litter

Sign up to my course and get 75% off!

Sign up to my course and get 75% off!

| January 10, 2019

Do you feel overwhelmed and guilty about the amount of stuff you throw away? Maybe you secretly chuck stuff in

How to waste less paper in your home office

How to waste less paper in your home office

| December 19, 2018

While it is unrealistic to assume that the modern business world would ever go 100% paperless, it is time to

My washing machine rises like a phoenix from the ashes

My washing machine rises like a phoenix from the ashes

| November 5, 2018

Last week my washing machine died. And yes, it was half way through a cycle with a full load of

I want you to start throwing things in the bin #binthewipes

I want you to start throwing things in the bin #binthewipes

| November 5, 2018

A shocking headline, right? I’m normally the one telling you to STOP throwing things in the bin – to recycle

six ways to preserve water

six ways to preserve water

| October 9, 2018

I was standing in the shower earlier this morning, thinking about water usage. The focus of this site has been

3 Maintenance Essentials for a Cleaner and Greener Home

3 Maintenance Essentials for a Cleaner and Greener Home

| September 21, 2018

You know me by now, I love helping people save money while reducing their carbon footprint. Mr Green is a

Construction Waste Reduction: The Responsible Way To Build

Construction Waste Reduction: The Responsible Way To Build

| September 20, 2018

I’ve been thinking about housing recently. What with my parents downshifting, my daughter applying for universities, my neighbour moving out,

Moving out – the Zero Waste way!

Moving out – the Zero Waste way!

| August 23, 2018

Whether you’re downsizing, retiring or moving up the property ladder, creating waste when you move out is almost inevitable. And

Is it time to consciously uncouple from your toxic relationship with single-use plastic?

Is it time to consciously uncouple from your toxic relationship with single-use plastic?

| August 20, 2018

Earlier this year I was approached by the Mothers of Invention team to share my story. They were launching an