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Lendlease saves water with smart metering

Lendlease has implemented a smart water metering program in its retirement villages, saving the equivalent of over 17 Olympic-sized pools of water since 2017.

Water 13 August, 2020

Sunlight-powered tech desalinates water in <30 min

An international team of researchers has transformed brackish water and sea water into safe, clean drinking water in less than 30 minutes using metal–organic...

Water 12 August, 2020

Microrecycling science: revolutionising recycling and manufacturing

UNSW's SMaRT Centre has developed a ‘material microsurgery' technique that can extract valuable materials and elements from complex waste items and reform them.

Waste 11 August, 2020

Sydney high-rise scales new heights in energy efficiency

A project to renovate and futureproof a 54-floor building in Sydney looked to more efficient variable-speed drives to power the chiller systems that service the building.

Sustainability 10 August, 2020

Powder coating: an unacknowledged waste stream

Monash research reveals the extent of microplastics in the environment and a little known contributor in a class of its own.

Waste 04 August, 2020

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Energy Efficiency
Battery breakthrough for electric transport

Battery breakthrough for electric transport

Researchers have designed a new class of solid electrolytes that could facilitate the wider electrification of transportation, including electric...

Article 22 July, 2020
Sustainability
The business case for sustainable buildings

The business case for sustainable buildings

We can no longer ignore the devastating impact that Australia's $360bn construction industry places on the world around us.

Article 29 July, 2020
Water
How water stewardship benefits businesses by reducing water risks

How water stewardship benefits businesses by reducing water risks

Using a water stewardship approach can help identify a pathway to longer term business sustainability.

Article 01 August, 2020
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