What You Need to Know About Cigarette Butt Litter

July 20, 2016

Cigarette butts are the number one littered item in the world. 1 Approximately 20 million cigarette butts are littered in Australia every day, totalling 7 billion per year. 2 Cigarette butts are not biodegradable will never fully degrade. The filter can be broken down into smaller pieces by the sun but the source material will only become diluted in water

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Keep Australia Beautiful Week 2016

July 20, 2016

Do The Right Thing. Save the date! Keep Australia Beautiful Week 2016 will take place from 22 – 28 August, and we’ll be activating cigarette butt litter campaigns around Australia. Cigarette butts are the most littered item according to the National Litter Index. They might be small, but it’s a big problem. Download the KAB

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‘Bang it & Bin it’

July 1, 2016

How Will You Be Celebrating Territory Day 2016? Just a reminder that however you chose to celebrate on 1st July, please remember to take your fireworks litter home with you. Every little bit helps to keep our parks and beaches clean.

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KABC(NT) Eco-Schools $300 BE CROCWISE Support

June 7, 2016

We’d like to welcome the newly registered remote Territory Schools to the Global Eco-School Team and please remember that we at KABC(NT) are funded by NT Government and Wrigley’s to provide you support and free services towards NT School Sustainability. Just let us know the themes you are focusing on this Term and will provide

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Keep Australia Beautiful and The Wrigley Company partner with ‘Litter Toolkit’ and ‘Eco-Schools Program’.

June 5, 2016

Recognising the threat that litter poses to the health of our environment, Keep Australia Beautiful and The Wrigley Company are proud to have produced a comprehensive Litter Toolkit to enable our mutual objective of a litter free and sustainable Australia. http://kab.org.au/litter-research/litter-toolkit/ (Free download) Developed as a resource to support local government and the community, the

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Mt Liebig TTT Winners 2015

May 16, 2016

The immaculate desert community of Mt Liebig won the 2015 Territory’s Tidiest Town Award in Katherine with Deputy Chief Minister Willem Van Westra Holthe congratulating the community for its win in the prestigious Awards. As the Territory’s 2015 Tidiest Town and Finalist, Mt Liebig will be proudly flying the NT flag and representing the Northern

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Invitation to Participate in The NT’s Territory Tidy Towns Award 2016

May 16, 2016

  Territory Tidy Towns 2016 promotes and encourages sustainable communities and better living with improved quality of life. It’s all about ‘participation’ continuously improving your community, TTT program appeals to community residents better nature and ‘contributing – giving back’ to their community – Keep Australia Beautiful acknowledges and gives recognition for people’s efforts. Shires benefit

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The 2016 Keep Australia Beautiful, Beverage Container Recycling Grant Round Opening

May 16, 2016

This has now closed and winners will be notified.  Thank you to all those who took part! Since 2009 the Keep Australia Beautiful, Beverage Container Recycling Community Grants, funded by The Coca-Cola Foundation (CCF) and Coca-Cola South Pacific (CCSP), have distributed over $1.6 million to support community recycling projects throughout Australia. This year the program

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2016 Australian Tidy Towns Awards

May 14, 2016

Keep Australia Beautiful has announced the winners of the 2016 Australian Tidy Towns Awards. The sustainability and litter-fighting organisation set out to recognise the hard work undertaken by individuals and groups in rural communities and share these best practices and ideas to continue to improve our vibrant rural towns. Running since 1990, the national awards

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