Next Episode of War on Waste is
Season 2 / Episode 1 and airs on 24 July 2018 10:30
Our waste is growing at double the rate of our population with 52 mega tonnes generated a year. Australia is ranked 5th highest for generating the most municipal waste in the world. In this three-part series, Craig Reucassel is on a mission to see if we, as a nation, can all do a little bit better.
Craig Reucassel is on a mission to uncover how much waste we produce as a nation and learn what we can about it. In tonight's episode he focuses on food waste as a staggering amount ends up in landfill every year.
In this episode Craig dives underwater to discover the shocking amount of plastic waste that ends up in our oceans, which in turn becomes ingested by our marine life.
Craig explores the impact that coffee cups and fast fashion have on our environment. He examines our obsession with fast fashion - an issue causing an environmental crisis globally.
Earlier this year presenter Craig Reucassel put rubbish on our radar with the thought-provoking series War on Waste. Now he's back with a follow up episode. Have Australians changed the way they think about waste?
The war is far from over…
ABC's War on Waste, the landmark series that sparked action across the country to cut Australia's staggering waste levels, returns Tuesday, July 24, at 8.30pm, with host Craig Reucassel tackling new targets including plastic water bottles and straws, e-waste, furniture waste as well as going deeper on previous topics like food waste and the recycling crisis.
Craig Reucassel(Craig Reucassel)
Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall(Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall)
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