51 minutes | Mar 17th 2020

Barbara Matthews of Recycled Recreation:

In this episode of Plastics Revolution, host Tammy Ven Dange chats with Barbara Matthews of Recycled Recreation based in Hobart, Tasmania and their newest store in Canberra, Australia.  Barbara and her husband, Rex owned an indoor climbing business when they recognised a need to help parents rehome their children’s climbing shoes as they grew out of them.

Today, they have two retail shops that buy and sell outdoor clothing and gear. And from that, they’ve increased the useful life of these products - creating value for manufacturers, retailers, the customers and ultimately the environment.

We hope you enjoy this episode of Plastics Revolution with Barbara Matthews of Recycled Recreation.

You can read the full transcript of this episode on Tammy’s blog.

Companies, Organisations and Products Mentioned in this Podcast:

Recycled Recreation Canberra Recycled Recreation Tasmania Macpac Paddy Pallin Icebreakers Smitten Fjallraven

Credits

Hosted by Tammy Ven Dange Produced by Jonny Puskas Theme Music by Joseph McDade All Rights Reserved 2020

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