World Environment Day Zero Waste Swaps

Beat Plastic Pollution this World Environment Day

Plastic Police® Beating Plastic Pollution “On World Environment Day, the message is simple: Reject single-use plastic. Refuse what you can’t re-use. Together, we can chart a path to a cleaner, greener world.” – UN Secretary-General, António Guterres Soft plastic waste is a significant problem facing modern society. Local initiative Plastic Police® is addressing this issue…

Plastic Police Plastic Free July Launch

Join the Plastic Free July Challenge!

Companies and Individuals Urged to go Plastic Free in July Plastic pollution is one of the greatest environmental challenges of our time. Yet this is a problem for which we can all be part of the solution. Last week, our guest sustainability writer Samantha Cross, founder of the Plastic Police Program, joined with Australia’s sustainability…

Singlton Council Cuts Through Plastic with Plastic Police Program

Singleton Council Cut Through Plastic

Singleton Council’s War on Plastic Soft plastics will be targeted in Singleton Council’s latest initiative to reduce waste with the official launch of a new alliance with Plastic Police Partnerships on Wednesday morning. The Waste Management Facility on Dyrring Road will be a collection point for soft plastics, such as shopping bags, chip packets and…

Plastic Police Singleton Public Library Plastic Haul

Singleton Library Joins War on Waste

Singleton Public Library’s Plastic Haul This is just one week’s worth of donations at the Singleton Public Library. In the three months since joining the Plastic Police® recycling initiative, a tonne of soft plastic has been donated and collected by Council and diverted from landfill, to be used in developing new products like bench seats!…

Plastic Police Downer and Close The Loop Pour First NSW Road Made Using Plastics

First NSW Road Made From Recycled Plastics

Downer and Close the Loop Build NSW Road from Recycled Plastics Plastic from around 176,000 plastic bags and packaging and glass from around 55,000 bottles has been diverted from landfill to build New South Wales’ first road made from soft plastics and glass. Downer and Sutherland Shire Council have partnered with resource recovery and recycling…