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Plastic Free Nappies for Plastic Free July

Plastic Free Nappies for Plastic Free July

Green Skills’ Perth office celebrates Plastic Free July with a “Nappies for Newborns and Beyond” workshop for the City of Cockburn’s youngest residents. The Success Library booked Green Skills’ Nappy Workshop for their busy story-time session, just in time for Plastic Free July. With over 70 babies plus parents, carers and siblings at each ‘Pram […]

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Upcycling pallets for home and garden

Upcycling pallets for home and garden

Pallet Workshops for local councils, communities and organisations What’s better than recycling? Upcycling! Join The Pallet Project’s Cassie Greer and Corbin Moran for a hands-on workshop, turning those side-of-the-road pallets into fabulous features for home or garden. Participants will get handy with tools to deconstruct pallets and create their own funky photo frame or a […]

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“Nappies for newborns and beyond” – Cloth nappy workshops

“Nappies for newborns and beyond” – Cloth nappy workshops

Green Skills Murdoch office launched cloth nappy workshops in January 2017 with a Perth local council and a grant from the Waste Authority. Every day, thousands of nappies arrive at the recycling facilities around Perth after being placed into the incorrect kerbside bin. Inspired to tackle the contamination of the materials recovery facility, we created […]

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Denmark Tip Shop

Denmark Tip Shop

The Denmark Tip Shop and Recycling Centre was established by Green Skills in 2001, at the Denmark Waste Transfer Station with the approval of the Shire of Denmark. The Tip Shop diverts materials from landfill to reduce resource consumption. It is based on the understanding a large percentage of that material can be reused without […]

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Create No Waste

Create No Waste

Green Skills Albany are successfully showcasing creative ways to prevent waste going to landfill through a program of Create No Waste Festivals.  Four events have been held so far, with two more to come in 2017. Stallholders are encouraged to sell upcycled or recycled items, display information about the impact of waste or how to […]

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Art Not Waste

Art Not Waste

Art Not Waste continues to get better. The exhibition which is a collaboration between Denmark Arts and Denmark Tip showcases art made from our societies waste stream. Presenting these artworks in a gallery setting helps to change people’s attitudes about the things they throw away. From amazing welded sculptures to dot matrix sand printers there is […]

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