Environment (6)

About Australian and international environment issues and views. Have your say or comment on the articles provided.

The day has come for all of Australians and others to take responsibility for what we use and what we throw away. Many people believe that the corporate waste situation is an excuse to be wasteful and to be irresponsible with our own lives. Exactly the opposite is the case. It is up to the individual to make the change and lead the way in cleaning up our world and lowering the impact on our environment.

The recent pronouncement by climatologists that, at four-hundred parts per million and rising, atmospheric carbon dioxide is at a level not experienced in three-million years is disturbing if not alarming. It should result in galvanic response across the globe to begin extraction of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere rather than just slowing down the emissions we are shoving into it. We all know what the likelihood of that is going to be. In any event, this—possibly calamitous—situation may only serve…

An irreverent look into the ETS (Emissions Trading Scheme).

Looking for stylish yet sustainable flooring? There’s never been a better time to consider floorboards!

This article provides information on water tanks designed for small spaces. Many people believe they do not have the space for a rainwater tank. This Article has been developed to educate people on the types of space saving water tanks available

Last Sun on the Mountains, Queenstown. The South Island of New Zealand is a pristine graceland floating in the ocean. It has an awe inspiring landscape, life changing treks and friendly locals.