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Innovative Newcastle swimwear business gets fruity

Swimwear made from banana peels and pineapple skins. It might sound far-fetched but, for Novocastrian Hayley Ianna, it’s a dream not far from becoming reality. Through her Newcastle-based small business Class of 84 Clothing,...

Plastic becoming a sustainable shindig

Emma Kerr was having her wisdom teeth removed at the dentist last November when she first concocted a plan to start her own small business. The young mother, who was on maternity leave...

Clean-up crew targets single-use plastics

Clean-up crews across Lake Macquarie will unite next month to target single-use plastics. Lake Macquarie Sustainable Neighbourhood Alliance Secretary, Stephen Dewar, says the clean-ups will give the community a chance to reconnect and...