Composting is back in style and recycled fabrics are now being turned into bags in 20 countries by a company that began in Burleigh five years ago and doubled in reach since the plastic bag ban was introduced.
- by Tony Moore
The amount of trash dumped in Queensland from interstate has reached a staggering rubbish record.
- by Felicity Caldwell
As Marie Kondo's 'tidying up' doco goes viral, smaller operators say the decluttering boom is a mixed blessing.
- by Emma Koehn
Tourists are often accused of blighting the landscape with rubbish, but a tour company is offering visitors the chance to reverse the stereotype.
- by Carolyn Webb
The memorial service for Clean Up Australia champion Ian Kiernan brought together many identities from 1980s Australia.
- by Helen Pitt
Future Post was founded this year by farmer Jerome Wenzlick who got the idea while struggling to build a fence on an old rubbish dump site.
- by Amber-Leigh Woolf
The government will look at tougher measures to crack down on illegal asbestos dumpers, after criticism it is not doing enough to tackle the state's waste crisis.
- by Megan Gorrey
An eye catching fish sculpture made from recycled beverage containers has arrived at Brisbane’s King George Square to raise awareness of Queensland’s container refund scheme.
- by Jocelyn Garcia
Should Australia be turning its rubbish into electricity?
- by Jewel Topsfield