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SDG 9: Industry, innovation and infrastructure

HJ Chan's picture

Coffee cup recycle

Promote and supporting community for ensuring coffee cups been better processed and recycled for sustainbility

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Gurwinder Dhalla's picture

MOO Hungry

I,ll try not to let waste food dump in the fields so as to reduce green house gas emission. Dumping waste food is the biggest concern of now as approximately 20% of food bought for consumption is wasted i.e., 1 bag of grocery out of 5 bags purchased. Dumped waste food produces methane and other harmful gases which effects the environment. Also every 1 person out of 100 in Australia are living homeless and don't have money to buy food for three times a day. Raising this issue to globalization may help save us, our family, our friends, our loved ones and most of all important our global home OUR EARTH!

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yu chen | 02/23/2019 - 13:36

Yep, we should try our best to take our own drink bottle to everywhere.

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Tanya Milnes's picture

Consumption with a purpose

I will commit to considering the true environmental and social costs of consumption choices. This may be through simple steps, such as always remembering a reusable coffee cup, bag or drink bottle; to moving towards packaging free products; supporting social businesses, and educating myself on supply chains and businesses values and impact.

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Jack Walkinshaw's picture

A Coffee Cup To Remember

Establish a voluntary accreditation where coffee shops at Monash University sign up to be apart of Monash Sustainable Coffee Cup Movement. Whereby 10c of each purchased coffee goes towards research and sourcing of a coffee cup that is biodegradable and recyclable.

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Quentin Patrouillard's picture

The REDcycle Program

My first step starting June was joining the REDcycle Program from Coles which i learnt through WOM. At my house, we are 4 students and somehow accumulate around 20 plastic bags a week (4personx5bags). This over a long period adds up to a lot of waste which Coles can collect and recycle it! Massive competitive advantage they have obtained! My contribution and new habit of bringing 80 plastic bags a month back to Coles, can also have impact on others as many have asked me why i was carrying such big bags filled with other bags giving me an responsibility of also increasing awareness.

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Hui Dong's picture

Kill the textbooks

Stopping using the paper packs of textbooks. Instead choosing to use the cheaper, lighter and undamaged e-textbook during the study and daily life.

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Vivien Yii's picture

DIVEST FROM UNETHICAL INDUSTRIES

It is important to me that I stop supporting unethical industries (such as fossil fuels and tobacco) with my superannuation and bank accounts. I will research my best options, divest my funds, and then make sure to discuss my decisions with my friends and family to encourage them to make the switch too.

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Rana House | 03/23/2018 - 02:20

Technology

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Ritu Bhagat's picture

start a scholarship fund

With being privileged to have access to so many resources, I want to connect with people, and start a scholarship fund which enables students to get higher education or even start a sustainable movement within their home country. I hope I can act as the link and make a difference even in one person's life.

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Jasmine Nguyen's picture

Support organic farmers

I buy organic whenever I can because organic food is better for the environment in terms of it being produced with no pesticides.

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LiAnn Tang's picture

lifted

i want to encourage everyone to feel like they are worth it. Wherever they are in life, they are progressing.

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