Sustainability

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Get your local project up and running with a grant Sustainable living

Get your local project up and running with a grant

Applications for the City of Sydney's community and environmental grants are open now.

In pictures: Bringing in the (stormwater) harvest Waste, energy and water

In pictures: Bringing in the (stormwater) harvest

Stormwater recycling in Green Square is helping save Sydney’s precious drinking water. Look behind the scenes at a cutting-edge, urban recycled water scheme.

How we’re making Sydney a sustainable holiday destination Sustainable living

How we’re making Sydney a sustainable holiday destination

More travellers are voting with their dollars and choosing accredited sustainable accommodation.

20 global mentors lead climate action Sustainable living

20 global mentors lead climate action

Meet 20 women working on practical actions to secure our climate future

Sydney’s climate emergency: why we need to act now Sustainable living

Sydney’s climate emergency: why we need to act now

Across the globe, cities are declaring a climate emergency and calling on government at all levels to do the same.

Recycle your unwanted electronic goods Sustainable living

Recycle your unwanted electronic goods

Bring your broken or unwanted electronics to the Alexandra Canal Depot in Alexandria from 9am to 3pm on Saturday 16 November 2019.

Turning food scraps into green energy Sustainable living

Turning food scraps into green energy

330 houses and 53 inner-city apartment blocks take part in a City of Sydney food scraps recycling trial.

Connecting women to lead on climate action Planning for the future

Connecting women to lead on climate action

Inspirational women professionals from a range of industries are tackling climate change as part of a global mentoring program.

How to keep household chemicals out of landfill Sustainable living

How to keep household chemicals out of landfill

Common household chemicals can be toxic. But there’s a way to recycle responsibly.

Sea creatures come back to Sydney Harbour Local ecology

Sea creatures come back to Sydney Harbour

A City of Sydney grant for a pioneering program could reduce stormwater pollution of our spectacular waterways using native sea animals.

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