Sustainability

iugis report finds sustainable practice key to economic recovery

04 December, 2020 | Supplied by: iugis

Sustainable technology specialist iugis has released its Sustainable Re-set report, revealing Australians expect more from governments when it comes to sustainability issues.


Levi's and DJs devise sustainable shop concept

02 December, 2020

Levi's has launched the Sustainability Shop in Shop — a unique retail design concept created in partnership with David Jones Australia.


Buildings can help create a sustainable future

27 November, 2020 by Paul Crothers | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

Smart, digitised buildings of the future are about much more than cost and comfort — they can lead us towards a carbon-neutral world.


Circular threads: product stewardship for textile industry

27 November, 2020

The Australasian Circular Textile Association unveils plans for a circular economy led by product stewardship in the textile industry.


Vertical urban farm for Sydney's CBD

26 November, 2020

Charter Hall Group has partnered with Urban Green Sydney to incorporate a large vertical urban farm that produces mircrogreens at its 1 Shelley Street office tower.


Sustainable packaging packs a punch at APCO awards

26 November, 2020

This year's Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation Annual Awards celebrated sustainable packaging innovation, commitment and ingenuity in the packaging industry.


Roadmap to transition economy to net zero emissions by 2050

25 November, 2020

The Australian Sustainable Finance Initiative has released a roadmap that sets out a bold plan to align Australia's financial system to support a thriving Australian society, a healthy environment, and a strong and prosperous economy.


Can new lithium recovery technology meet EV demand?

25 November, 2020

A novel and efficient way to recycle lithium from rechargeable batteries has been developed and patented by Finnish energy company Fortum.


Environment Victoria welcomes unprecedented energy efficiency investment

18 November, 2020

Environment Victoria has welcomed the state government's $797 million package of measures to boost energy efficiency in the state.


NSW Government releases ambitious renewable energy roadmap

10 November, 2020

The Electricity Infrastructure Roadmap outlines policy and financial support for renewable energy and battery storage projects in NSW. It has evoked both praise and concern.


Wool waste to oust polystyrene

09 November, 2020 | Supplied by: Planet Protector Packaging

Planet Protector Packaging has won the inaugural 2020 Ocean Impact Pitchfest for its sustainable thermal packaging solution that plans to eliminate polystyrene from supply chains.


Partners develop underground EV charging stations for mines

06 November, 2020 | Supplied by: Siemens Ltd

Siemens and mining services supplier Murray Engineering have developed a high-powered electric vehicle charging station for use at mines — below and above ground.


Registrations open for ARBS Seminar Series Online

04 November, 2020

ARBS Exhibitions is launching a series of online seminars featuring leaders, academics, organisations, associations and experts in the HVAC&R and building services industry.


Irrigation study reveals best strategy for SA tomato production

02 November, 2020

UniSA researchers tested different water sources on greenhouse-grown tomatoes, finding that recycled wastewater outperformed other contenders.


Hydro Innovations Lampo units

01 November, 2020 | Supplied by: Hydro Innovations

The units are trailer-mounted, multi-purpose machines designed to speed up and simplify the deployment of emergency response equipment.


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