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Green innovators shaking up the local food packaging industry

Green innovators shaking up the local food packaging industry

NATRAPLAS, a local manufacturing company who is leading the way to a sustainable future with their innovative sustainable concept to rescue industry waste material to produce a range of eco-friendly and compostable food packaging products, whilst reducing tonnes of waste going to landfill from the mining industry! Congratulations to Natraplas on taking home the Switched On Business Award!

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No (or low) cost home building tips that will help keep your new home comfortable all year round.

No (or low) cost home building tips that will help keep your new home comfortable all year round.

Perth is in the grips of a building boom! The last thing you want after building your dream home is to move in and your house is too hot or too cold and you get an enormous power bill. Here are some simple no (or low) cost tips that can be applied to any new home to reduce your energy use.

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Award winning restyling

Award winning restyling "Renew by Riette"

Renew by Riette has won the Switched on Business award for their determination to end fast fashion by restyling textiles into high quality homewares

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Be ClimateClever

Be ClimateClever

Switch your thinking has partnered with WA Startup ClimateClever to support their community in taking action on climate change, while also helping to reduce household and school utility bills and increase affordability.

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Five things you need to know about solar battery storage

Five things you need to know about solar battery storage

We're all excited about the rise of solar battery storage. Make sure you know your facts!

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Nature’s circular economy

Nature’s circular economy

In recent years, the concept of the “circular economy” has gained popularity as a means of fostering economic activity while minimising negative environmental impacts.

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Four wheels to two: Our top five tips

Four wheels to two: Our top five tips

Riding your bike to work will make a big difference. Your health will benefit from the regular exercise, your budget will benefit from reduced transport costs and the community will benefit from reduced transport emissions.

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