Archive for June, 2010

Zero Waste SA – A Reverse Vending Machine Trial

South Australia has announced trials of ‘reverse vending machines’ (RVM), where can and bottle collectors can put their cans and bottles into a ‘hole in the wall’ for a return of their 10c deposit.

About RVM Technology

RVMs are common …

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Small Footprint, Affordable Housing IS Possible, With PLANNING

Victoria’s Planning Minister Justin Madden – of the ‘sham community consultation on the Windsor development‘ has been ‘rolled again’ announced Jon Faine yesterday on his ABC Vic. Morning Show.

The Opposition has blocked legislation on extending the urban …

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Can US Biotech Companies Block GE Food Labelling In Australia?

The True Food Network is reporting that US biotech companies are lobbying to stop the Australian Government from labelling genetically engineered (GE) products, on the basis that this would be ‘an undue restriction on trade with the US’.

The

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WHY Is Australian Mental Health So ‘Deferrable’?

PWF is right behind GetUp’s Mental Health Campaign.

What GetUp says:

“I lost my beautiful youngest daughter to suicide 3 years ago… She was not referred on to an appropriate service after suffering post-natal depression… She had 3 children whom she adored,

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Aboriginal Business Shortlisted For Telstra Business Awards

PWF posted Welfare To Mainstream Jobs – Chewyings Bridging Tool two years ago and now Chewyings Lawn and Horticulture (CLH) has been short listed as a finalist in the Telstra Business Awards.

About Chewyings Lawn & Horticulture

CLH …

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