Acting Up! - 45 Years of FoE - Transform Waste

Tuesday, 26 November 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Celebrating 45 years of Friends of the Earth - Transform Waste. Waste has always been an issue - and nothing is ever new! Campaign started around deposit legislation and Coca-cola - was successful in some states. Shows victory is never permanent as we are still campaigning on that now. Campaigned around E-Waste to packaging to food waste. Plastics in the ocean is current now, but we've been talking about this issue for 4 decades. Presenter: Megan Williams. Guests: Fran McDonald (WAGA), Genevieve Fry (FoE Food Coop), Anine Cummins (FoE Transform Waste coordinator), Edgie Gifford (FoE Zero Waste volunteer), and Jim Green discusses nuclear waste dumps.