Nannas in Action in 2021

For ten years many of the Sydney Knitting Nannas and Friends have campaigned against coal and gas projects due to their emissions, the damage to the environment and the effects on climate change.

We believe there was a tipping point in 2021. Most Australians accept that Climate Change is real, coal and gas mining are big emitters, and we need to do something about it now.Continue reading “Nannas in Action in 2021”

No incinerators in regional areas

Incinerators in regional areas are not a solution for our waste and plastics problem. Incinerators run on gas, a fossil fuel, they burn plastic, which is made by ’cracking’ crude oil and gas then adding other chemicals and colours. The steam by-product releases CO2, carbon monoxide, methane, dioxins and other toxic gases into the atmosphere. The dioxins carry nano particles, that if inhaled can get into the bloodstream, where they remain forever. Continue reading “No incinerators in regional areas”