Category Environment

Understanding Climate Change Scepticism

by Caleb Fricker Decades of accurate data, calculations, and peer-reviewed studies have solidified climate change as scientific consensus. So why do 8% of Australians deny this overwhelmingly supported fact? To properly understand climate change sceptics, it is important to analyse…

Green Caffeen

This week is QUT’s Sustainability Week and one of the Guild’s environment initiatives is Green Caffeen! Coffee, we all love it. It’s become a staple in Australian culture. With McDonald’s releasing their “Coffee fit for an Aussie” campaign, and Australian-style…

Simplifying Recycling

Four Bins: Yellow, Blue, Red, and Green

  By Elyssa Weavers  Recycling has always been complicated; there is a long list of items that can and cannot be put into the yellow bins, some of which seem quite contradictory. You may think, “why can I recycle soft…