Environment

Environment

Interested in protecting the environment & changing the world? Tell us your views and encourage others...

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Global warming

1st Jun 2021

1 Comments

How do you feel about global warming?

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Earth Day 2021: What are your best sustainability tips?

22nd Apr 2021

8 Comments

Earth Day 2021: What are your best sustainability tips?

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Space Night

9th Apr 2021

11 Comments

Should the world have a night where we turn off all lights and we all sit outside for say an hour to watch the stars in the milky way?

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Why don’t McDonald’s use biodegradable coffee cups?

15th Mar 2021

16 Comments

I don’t understand why multinational companies like McDonaks don’t use entirely biodegradable coffee cups and lids.. Surely it can’t be that difficult?

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Climate Change Actions

7th Feb 2019

78 Comments

In today's news, the UN reported that last year was the fourth warmest on record. We would like to hear what our Cafestudy members are doing to help slow down climate change. Have you changed your...

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Bottle Recycling

3rd Nov 2018

19 Comments

Just wondering what others' thoughts are on this. In Brisbane and surrounding areas a new bottle recycling system has just started up a couple of day ago wherein you take your empty bottles to...

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Woolworths Plastic Bags

29th Jun 2018

22 Comments

Hi, I'm just really amazed how much things have changed in 10 years. The hysterical reactions to Woolworths stopping the use of plastic bags & now because of this hysterical reaction they are...

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War on waste

3rd Aug 2017

163 Comments

After the recent TV series “The War on Waste”, we’ve been wondering what the Caféstudy community thinks about it. Have you made an effort to reduce the amount of waste your household produces? What...

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Coal Seam Gas Mining

18th Jul 2015

23 Comments

I live in the beautiful Northern Rivers region of NSW (near Byron Bay, Lismore, Nimbin). I am very concerned about the effects of CSG mining, not only in my area, but everywhere it occurs. Some...

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The Great Barrier Reef

11th Oct 2014

7 Comments

The government has given the Great Barrier Reef marine park authority which maintains the reef, the government has taken $3 million dollars from their budget.!!! This has caused many to be sacked...

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Global warming or mother nature?

2nd Nov 2012

405 Comments

Do you believe this recent storm in the US is directly attributed to global warming or is it simply mother nature at her worst? There are really two definitive schools of thought relating to this...

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Do you have a favourite season?

20th Jun 2012

151 Comments

Do you love the falling autumn leaves or the blooming flowers in spring? You may possibly follow the summer and winter solstice and the rituals that come with that? Perhaps you live in the Northern...

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Supermarket Packaging and it's impact

26th Jan 2012

14 Comments

Supermarket packaging of bakery, meat and some fruit and vegetable seems to be excessive. What do you think?

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Solar or Mains Power?

26th Dec 2011

27 Comments

As Mains power increases in cost, why does not the government subsidise the cost of installing Solar upfront instead of after you have paid for it? Many people cannot afford this.( pensioners,...

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Does anyone else NOT believe that we are the cause of Climate Change?

17th Jun 2011

68 Comments

As a senior citizen, many years ago we were all told that the world was heading for an ice aga because of the pollution in the air. Now, because the scientists have discovered that is not going to...

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Unnecessary car use

17th May 2011

19 Comments

I'd like to hear people's views on how much unnecessary use of the car we all do each day. How many of us have local shops we can walk to these days - not too many I suspect. The rise of the...

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Save our bees

2nd May 2011

23 Comments

please think before spraying bees which may have swarmed into your garden or taken up residence in a wall of your house! bees ,both native and honey bees, are the basis of most foods we consume as...

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Nuclear Power

16th Mar 2011

13 Comments

Has the recent Nuclear Reactor problem in Japan had an impact on your thoughts regarding Australia using it? I personally do not like the idea but would like to know the opinions of others.

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Why is it so hard to recycle?

16th Mar 2011

15 Comments

I work for a large shopping centre which understandably has a large output of waste. Despite my best efforts to improve recycling or diversion from landfill, i am still only at 19% of total...

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Doomsday

27th Feb 2011

68 Comments

The Mayans, and Nostradamus prophesized the end of the world in December 2012. I have been surprized that this theory is gaining momentum. Who out there believes in these prophecies? Disasters all...

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RUBBISH

16th Feb 2011

48 Comments

How often do you walk along the street with rubbish in your hand and can not find a rubbish bin anywhere in site

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Consequences for 'litter bugs'

27th Jan 2011

37 Comments

I find it so annoying when i see people throwing take away packages out there car! It is so disrespectful to our country!

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