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Nobel Laureate meets with Poo Power!

Nobel Laureate meets with Poo Power!

Thursday 30th May 2013, 6:00pm

Duncan Chew of Poo Power! met up with Nobel Laureate Professor Peter C. Doherty at the University of Melbourne today to compare notes about science communication in Australia.

Following a meeting with Inspiring Australia a week earlier, Duncan reached out to...

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Bag it (Part 2)

Bag it (Part 2)

Friday 24th May 2013, 6:00pm

In noticing a few websites and blogs who have linked back to '' (including Plastic Free July), it has provided the motivation to write the overdue companion piece discussing compostable bags.

Perhaps a bit of context first: At community events such as the rece...

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You Have The Power!

You Have The Power!

Monday 6th May 2013, 9:00am

The Dog Lovers Show was more evidence that you are ready for the new era of sustainable dog waste management and now Poo Power! calls for you to exercise your citizen muscles:

“What can I do to help?”

This was common question asked over the three days of the...

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Minister visits Poo Power! in Melbourne

Minister visits Poo Power! in Melbourne

Friday 3rd May 2013, 6:00pm

Federal Minister for Science and Research Senator Don Farrell visited one of the Inspiring Australia projects - Poo Power! - that received funding under the 'Unlocking Australia's Potential' grant program during his recent trip to Melbourne.

On the first day...

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It's the Dog Lovers Show

It's the Dog Lovers Show

Tuesday 16th April 2013, 9:00am

The Dog Lovers Show is a world-first event that will encapsulate the friendship and unconditional love that we share with our self-proclaimed ‘best friends’. The iconic Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton provides the perfect venue for this ‘Festival of...

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Easy as ABC

Easy as ABC

Saturday 6th April 2013, 1:00pm

Before Easter, Poo Power! received some more media attention in a story about our work on the ABC 7pm News and later in the evening on The Business. It was a great feature as it provided the ‘big picture’ together with the Clean Energy Council and our n...

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Grand Poo Design

Grand Poo Design

Thursday 14th March 2013, 4:00pm

Design and systemic life cycle thinking are an important element to Poo Power! As director of Eco Innovators Leyla Acaroglu recently tweeted from TED2013, “Simplistic solutions don’t solve problems they just create new ones somewhere else. Eliminate #r...

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Bag it (Part 1)

Bag it (Part 1)

Friday 1st March 2013, 1:00pm

A few years ago the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) released information about biodegradable, degradable or recyclable claims on plastic bags. Yes, as a consumer it’s confusing as nearly everything these days is described as having some...

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