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Artillery shell in charity donation bin sparked Bomb Squad response.

25th May, 2017

THE Bomb Squad was called into Hornsby CBD on 11 May 2017, after an unexploded ... Read more...

Briefing on national scheme to take mattresses out of landfill and streets

25th May, 2017

The bedding industry has joined with Social Enterprise Soft Landing to develop a national scheme ... Read more...

25th May, 2017

The way we produce, use, and reprocess clothing today is inherently wasteful, and current rising ... Read more...

The art and science of today’s customers

25th May, 2017

The 20th annual Global Powers of Retailing, recently released by Deloitte,  focuses on the theme ... Read more...

ACNC report finds Australia’s smallest charities make important contribution to local communities

25th May, 2017

Australia’s smallest charities account for more than a third of the charity sector, according to ... Read more...

Charities warned to watch out for scam emails

25th May, 2017

The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) has been notified of a scam email offering ... Read more...

Award for Australian scientists developing denim recycling process

2nd May, 2017

A research team from Deakin University’s Institute for Frontier Materials (IFM) in Geelong Victoria is ... Read more...

EU investment in R&D for innovative clothing recycling processes

2nd May, 2017

European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme has invested €11 million (AUD $16 million) in RESYNTEX, ... Read more...

Our love of books is helping save lives

2nd May, 2017

Defying the digital phenomenon, book-lovers are helping Lifeline raise record funds for its suicide prevention and counselling ... Read more...

Easter heartbreak for some charity op shops

2nd May, 2017

The generosity of donors over Easter turned to heartbreak for some charity op shops faced ... Read more...