• Finalists - Belmont Business Awards 2020

    Finalists - Belmont Business Awards 2020

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    We are excited to announce that we have been recognised as a finalist in the sustainability category at the 27th Belmont and Western Australian Small Business Awards.
  • Containers for Change arrives in WA

    Containers for Change arrives in WA

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    Containers for Change has finally arrived in Western Australia, driving fresh enthusiasm for recycling a range of bottles, cans and cartons which are eligible for a 10c refund. We investigate how the scheme works.
  • Father’s Day Gifts for Our Planet…oh and Dad!

    Father’s Day Gifts for Our Planet…oh and Dad!

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    Eco Fathers Day gifts that have a low impact on the Earth and delight Dads who care about our planet.
  • Get Ready For Spring: Seeds To Sow in August

    Get Ready For Spring: Seeds To Sow in August

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    Hit the ground running in Spring by sowing seeds now in August! Here in Perth, we experience a Mediterranean climate with cool, rainy Winters and hot, dry Summers. The Perth area is often grouped into a Warm Temperate climate, which is very similar but typically features higher Summer rainfall. The following August planting guide is for the Perth area. If you are from another...
  • The Fail-Safe Way To Grow Potatoes (Growing Potatoes In Bags)

    The Fail-Safe Way To Grow Potatoes (Growing Potatoes In Bags)

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       Learn the easiest way to grow potatoes at home in this video where Alana from the Vic Park Community Centre interviews Jo from Urban Revolution on back-yard potato growing. You can find everything you need on our Vic Park or online store, including certified disease-free seed potatoes, potato grow bags, straw mulch, mature compost, harvesting scoops and potato brushes.   Learn more ways...
  • 4 Ways To Eat And Drink Out Without Single-Use Plastic

    4 Ways To Eat And Drink Out Without Single-Use Plastic

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    Over 373 million plastic water bottles find their way into landfill and the natural environment every year (1). This isn't mentioning the billions more of coffee cups, smoothie/juice cups, takeaway containers, plastic cutlery and more that are used once and then thrown into landfill. Many people are realising the magnitude of waste this creates and are switching to reuseable takeaway solutions - woohoo! In...
  • 4 Steps To Shop For Groceries Without Single-Use Plastic

    4 Steps To Shop For Groceries Without Single-Use Plastic

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    The majority of plastic waste comes from single-use plastic packaging, most of which can easily be avoided! Start noticing where you are buying plastic and perhaps opt for items that aren't wrapped in plastic.   How to avoid single-use plastic when shopping For fresh groceries: choose loose fruit and veg that aren't in a pre-packaged bag. Take you're own reusable produce bag or just buy the loose fruit and...
  • The Easiest Way To Compost At Home: The Bokashi Kitchen Compost System

    The Easiest Way To Compost At Home: The Bokashi Kitchen Compost System

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    Urban Revolution is all about everyday choices we can make to reduce human damage on the Earth. In this article we're going to share with you why composting is the number one positive climate action you can take at home and the easiest way to get started! The system we're going to tell you about doesn't require a backyard, is quick and easy, takes more inputs...
  • Zero Waste Oral Care

    Zero Waste Oral Care

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    Not only are plastic toothbrushes made from fossil fuel-derived materials and a very common item found to be polluting oceans and killing marine animals, but they are also very difficult to recycle. Electric toothbrushes are especially harmful at the end of their life if the battery has not been disposed of properly as it may leak acid and toxic chemicals. Then there's plastic floss, toothpaste...
  • 4 Best Eco-Friendly Laundry Tips - Washing In Winter

    4 Best Eco-Friendly Laundry Tips - Washing In Winter

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    Washing your clothes may not be the first thing you'd think of that could impact the Earth but there are easy ways that you can make your clothes washing routine more eco-friendly. Here is our top eco-friendly washing advice with some winter-specific tips thrown in (because we all know drying your wet clothes can be a bit tricky in cold, wet weather!)   1. Washing Your...
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