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The Seven Secrets of Successful Recyclers
Written on Wednesday, 12 November 2014 21:44

This week is National Recycling Week which gives me the perfect opporutnity to get on my recycling bandwagon again and lament about how many recycling bins I see filled with stuff that just shouldn't be in there, or rubbish bins that are filled with valuable materials to recycle.

While most people have generally adopted recycling as part of our daily lives, a new report from Planet Ark shows that about 50% of people are making at least one mistake when they put their bins out.

It also highlights the four materials that most confuse people and the common mistakes made. Read on if you're keen to help ensure we make the most out of our recycling efforts. 

Eco Review - Product of the Week

Wednesday 12 November 2014
Royal Jelly is one of nature's super foods, produced by bees like Propolis and Honey, except it is reserved exclusively for the queen bee and the Royal and newly hatched larvae.

It has been used since ancient times for good health, to restore vitality and energy, stimulate the libido and treat skins conditions. Read more...

Product Competitions & Offers

marketbasketjulietThis original style French Market Basket with sisal handles is a large style basket perfect for going to the markets, the beach or for storing guest towels when friends and family visit.  It's the ultimate eco-friendly must have accessory for this summer. 

WIN 1 of 2 French Market Baskets valued at $40.00 each.  Read more..

About Eco Chick

The mission of is to provide a resource and inspiration for people to reduce their environmental footprint through simple, sustainable lifestyle changes.

The creator, Lara Shannon, has worked in the media and as a sustainability advocate for almost twenty years, long before ‘being green’ became mainstream, and strongly believes it is possible to create positive change in the world through individual action.


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