Vet’s pet project a lesson in tackling plastic pollution

A vet who has seen too much wildlife affected by plastic waste decided to be proactive about recycling and has launched her first collection of pet products.

Bag to the future: Ways to carry on after plastic bans take effect

As more states prepare to ban single-use plastic bags, South Australia, where there's been a ban since 2009, is trialling compostable bags as an alternative to reuseable heavy-duty plastic or polypropylene carriers offered by retailers.