Clean and green blog

Keep up to date with everything clean and green! Use this blog to find tips, tricks and more regarding reducing, reusing and recycling as well as information about Brisbane natural environment.

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You heard it here first folks, being clean and green is totally in – the kids are doing it, the plants are doing it, even the books in your local library are doing it!

You’ve done everything you can to have a clean and green Christmas. Your practical gifts were a hit, the wrapping is folded for next year, you’ve packed your reusable dinner set away and have a belly full of leftovers. Now what?

As 2020 begins, it is time to think about changing some habits to live a cleaner and greener lifestyle. Start this year being organised and food waste free!

Whether you are new to gardening or have an experienced green thumb, we have some tips to help your garden beat the heat and stay happy and healthy over the summer. 

Are you dreaming of a green Christmas? If all you want for Christmas is to be clean and green, then we've got the perfect early gift! Try our top five tips for a more sustainable Christmas.

The festive season is a time to celebrate with family and friends, often with a fantastic feast, but these special occasions can also lead to a lot of wasted food. Read our tips.

Thanks to the creative suggestions from Brisbane residents, OzHarvest’s three food rescue vehicles now have new names.

It’s almost December and while we love parties – we hate the waste associated with them! If you’re hosting or frequenting a party this summer, a grazing platter is a surefire way to appease a hungry crowd. 

Find out the best ways you can repurpose your leftover holiday ham, turney, chicken and beef.

It’s Australian Food Safety Week (9-16 November), a timely reminder that food storage is not only important to your health but also your wallet.


Last updated:11 November 2019