News stories

Here are some recent articles we've found informative

Rubbish strewn on Chilli Beach in Queensland

April 15, 2018

"Out at sea, expeditions skimming ocean waters, circumnavigating the continent, have found concentrations of plastics as high as 9,000 pieces for every square kilometre."

Recycling material about to be exported

April 15, 2018

"The latest available data shows that Australia sent 1.2 million tonnes of waste to China in 2016-2017 — nearly double the previous estimate. About 30 per cent of Australia's recyclable waste is exported to China."

Plastic straws recovered around Manly Cove, NSW

April 12, 2018

"According to the World Wildlife Fund, 80 per cent of marine pollution is generated by land-based activities and it's having a devastating effect on our oceans."

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