Category Archives: Recycling

BAYKEEPERS Documentary

I am leaving Australia permanently in one week and I could not be happier to announce the premiere of Baykeepers on the last night before take-off! I have been working as a producer on this documentary for the last 6 months … Continue reading

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Spreading Captain’s Moore Message

                    The conversation in Melbourne, with Captain Charles Moore was filled with shocking images and data on the state of our Oceans. After dedicating the past 15 years of his life … Continue reading

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BagsRevolt Short Documentary

Hi everyone I am full of  Joy that we have finally finished the short documentary on Bagsrevolt. I am grateful to my husband Manuel Mejia for his amazing talent both as an Editor and Director. I think the end result … Continue reading

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Cleaning our Beach in Community!

                      I love the relaxed and rewarding feeling I get after cleaning up the beach, this is why  I happily volunteered  for the St Kilda beach  clean up Organized by … Continue reading

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The Power of Community…

                I am in the process of researching Community projects around the world that are reusing plastic bags. It is my intention to start a community project soon here in Melbourne and while … Continue reading

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Back to Melbourne! Right on time for…

                            I am back in Melbourne after a two month vacation in my native country Venezuela, and a quick stop in the US and Mexico. I returned … Continue reading

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Recycling Plastic Workshop in Merida Venezuela

                  Happy New Year 2012! It has been a month and a half since I left Melbourne on vacation back to Venezuela, my beautiful country. I have been immersed in the simple … Continue reading

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Industrial Ecology

      To promote the practice of Industrial Ecology in Australia, City West Water  and Waste Management Association of Australia organized, on Thursday the 10th of November, the workshop from “Trash to Treasure”  which I was very lucky to … Continue reading

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Recycling is Fun…

  I had the immense pleasure to meet the founder of  Recycling is Fun, Sara Fonda, who has been actively spreading this important message for thirty eight years now. I was obviously interested in visiting their shop, since I was … Continue reading

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UpCyling Melbourne’s Plastic

                    I arrived in Melbourne a month ago. As the days pass by I can say that I like this city more and more. It’s got such style, true character, like … Continue reading

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