Sustainability journal

Dave "Rasta" Rastovich and Lauren Hill's plastic-free tips

Dave "Rasta" Rastovich and Lauren Hill's plastic-free tips

Earth Bottles director Ash Grunwald sat down to chat with big wave free surfing enviro legend Dave Rastovich and his beautiful pro-sufer, activist, writer and  lady love Lauren Hill about how to live a more plastic free life, the merits of plastic and their tips on how to live a more plastic free lifestyle with kids and in the water. Rasta: Well, you have to be honest about it, nobody has a plastic free life, no-one.. Not even a monk in the Himalayas, she would have something on her person that would be plastic.  Lauren: There are a couple of people...

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Bye Bye Plastic Bags.

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Bye Bye Plastic Bags.

  This week our founder Danni Carr talks to the amazing crew behind Bye Bye Plastic Bags Bali.  BBPB started as two brilliant sisters (aged just 10 and 12 at the time of conception) who set about to rid beautiful Bali of plastic bags and single use plastics.   After managing to get firstly permission from the Government to collect signatures from the airport (they got 100,000!!!)  and after many months of being ignored by the Governor of Bali they finally got him to take notice after a 24 hour hunger strike and BOOM they got him to sign a memorandum...

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Zero waste holidays and the plastic straw conundrum

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Zero waste holidays and the plastic straw conundrum

Earth Bottles founder Danni Carr talks about zero waste tourism and the plastic straw conundrum.

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Earth Bottles talks to Nat from Clean Coast Collective

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Earth Bottles talks to Nat from Clean Coast Collective

Firstly Nat, I just wanted to say a massive thank you to you and Clean Coast Collective for all that you do.  So far you guys have removed 10,000 kgs of rubbish from our coastline which is just amazing.  How long have you been on this journey and what got you started? Thank YOU for supporting us! We started Clean Coast Collective four years ago after we kept finding plastics washing ashore on remote stretches of coastline—we wondered where it was coming from and when we learnt about how much plastic is in the ocean, we felt we had to...

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Laura Wells give us her top tips to go plastic free!

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Laura Wells give us her top tips to go plastic free!

In March 2018 our CEO Danni Carr took part in the Plastic Free Creatives session as part of the Emergence Creative Festival hosted in Margaret River, WA.  Essentially a large group of people workshopped ideas of how to spread the message of plastic pollution and how to encourage people to go plastic free.  We came up with the slogan "Break up with plastic"  a play on words stemming from  the fact that plastic never breaks down it just breaks up in to micro plastics and that we need to give it away as a society.    When only a fraction of...

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