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New Harris Farm Store Features Cleaning Refill Station

Harris Farm Markets has launched its “flagship” store in Albury, NSW. According to the retailer, the 4,450sqm store will be the largest of its kind, employing 150 staff from the local community. The Albury store will also be the first within the Harris Farm chain to feature a cleaning refill station, which is stocked with […]

Why Recycling is not the answer to Plastic Waste

Plastic is intrinsic in many aspects of our lives. It is present in the toys we buy our kids, in the packaging of our favorite foods and drinks, and the clothes on our backs – it’s hard to avoid but undeniably useful. Our affinity with plastics arose during World War two, when the need for […]

VANA partners with Unpackaged Eco

VANA (Victorian Authorized Newsagents Association) has partnered with zero-waste start-up Unpackaged Eco to create a national network of collection points for customers to purchase and return containers for re-use, in a bid to cut out single-use plastic waste. VANA CEO Brendan Tohill commented “We are delighted to announce we have partnered with Unpackaged Eco on […]