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Cotton is the Next Century's Eco-plastic

Cotton is the Next Century's Eco-plastic

According to Deakin University, annual output of 29 million tonnes (32 million US tons) of cotton lint can be used to produce "sustainable alternative to harmful synthetic plastics; reducing waste, while also offering cotton farmers an additional source of income."

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NT shores in danger of getting swamped by sea of trash

NT shores in danger of getting swamped by sea of trash

On the shores of a luxury retreat on the edge of East Arnhem Land, you can find that the waves aren't the only thing crashing on the shores--the number of visitors and tourists are also.

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Unfulfilled: Fast food leaves you hungrier, study says

Unfulfilled: Fast food leaves you hungrier, study says

Have you ever eaten a Double Quarter Pounder and a large frozen Fanta, then after a while you still feel hungry? You’ve just consumed about 1,880 calories, but somehow your body is full but not fulfilled.

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This Plant Does the Work of 40 Million Trees

This Plant Does the Work of 40 Million Trees

Full disclosure: It's a carbon capture plant, not a real plant. But it might as well be a forest.

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How to Bargain Shop for Clothes Sustainably

How to Bargain Shop for Clothes Sustainably

There are plenty of ways you can bargain shop clothes sustainably and ethically. Here are some of the shopping habits you can learn from sustainable fashion experts.

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