Green Collect Blog

Climate Strike - why we closed our doors

September 26, 2019

Green Collect took the bold step to close operations - office, warehouse and both shops - to enable staff to attend the climate rally on September 20 - joining 100,000 others to march through the city of Melbourne.

Green Collect Awarded Social Enterprise of the Year

September 25, 2019

Green Collect is thrilled to receive the prestigious award of Social Enterprise of the Year, in the ‘small’ enterprise category. The award, an initiative of the Social Traders, recognises Green Collect’s strong business performance as it generates positive outcomes towards environmental and social impact. From an impressive field of over 300...

Can You Recycle Disposable Coffee Cups?

August 29, 2018

Well, there is actually not a simple yes or no answer to this very important question. 

Simple questions to ask to help you on your zero-waste journey

June 13, 2017

We subscribe to the philosophy that living sustainably is a marathon not a sprint... every step you take towards a less wasteful life is worth celebrating. The problem of waste feels huge, but every little change makes a difference. 

Folders, Folders, Everywhere!

June 06, 2017

We collect over 90,000 binder folders through our corporate collections program every year. You read that right... over ninety thousand! Crazy huh!?  

Five small changes that have a big environmental impact

June 06, 2017

Do you want to do more to protect our precious planet but don't know where to start? Do you feel that life is too busy or that it takes too much effort to make any impact?