Sustainability

Recycling initiative launched for dairy farmers

16 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Zoetis

Animal health business Zoetis has launched a recycling initiative for dairy farmers, with the aim of keeping plastic waste out of landfill.


SA trialling advanced soft plastics recycling scheme

12 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Australian Food & Grocery Council

Led by AFGC in partnership with CAWRA and three local councils, the kerbside recycling trial aims to close the loop on soft plastic packaging.


Closing the loop on nappies: an Aussie trial

09 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Kimberly-Clark Australia

Kimberly-Clark announces details of its nappy recycling pilot that could provide Australia with a solution for the 1.5 billion nappies that end up in landfill each year.


Qld solar farm one step closer to target

02 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Salesforce Australia Pty Ltd

In partnership with Salesforce, X-ELIO has launched its Blue Grass Solar Farm, located 14 km from Chinchilla in Queensland's Western Downs.


EXAIR safety air guns

01 December, 2022 | Supplied by: Compressed Air Australia Pty Ltd

EXAIR safety air guns have been designed to lower the risks and problems that air guns may bring.


South Australian methane-buster company wins award

23 November, 2022 | Supplied by: CH4 Australia

CH4 Australia has been recognised as the South Australian Climate Change Leader for Business and Industry for its work in reducing enteric methane emissions.


Cladding recycling scheme wins stewardship award

17 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Fairview Architectural

Fairview has announced its Ecoloop recycling facility has won a Product Stewardship Award for Best Stewardship Outcomes by an SME business.


Evolution to fully electrify light utility fleet

16 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Evolution Group Holdings

Evolution has announced a partnership with Tembo for the full electrification of its fleet of light utility vehicles for traffic and fleet management.


Dirt-cheap solution to soil pollution problem

15 November, 2022 | Supplied by: University of South Australia

A research team led by UniSA researchers has developed a cost-effective soil remediation technique that traps contaminants in a sponge-like filter.


Nowhere in Perth immune from unhealthy air, sensors reveal

14 November, 2022

Perth residents can now access data about the air they breathe, with analysis revealing nowhere in Perth is immune from unhealthy air.


Mattress industry placed on Minister's Priority List

10 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Australian Bedding Stewardship Council

Minister for the Environment and Water, the Hon. Tanya Plibersek, MP, has placed the mattress industry on the Minister's Priority List.


Queensland Containers for Change program to expand

10 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Australian Council of Recycling

The Australian Council of Recycling has welcomed the Queensland Government's review to expand the Containers for Change program.


Circular Economy Councils Fund recipients announced

26 October, 2022

Eleven Victorian metropolitan and regional councils will lead projects that have received funding from the state government's $1.6m Circular Economy Councils Fund.


Three imperatives to rally support for your sustainability strategy

25 October, 2022 by Stu Wragg, Client Partner at Salterbaxter Australia | Supplied by: Salterbaxter Australia

Developing a sustainability strategy with bold aspirations, clear goals and defined programs is a big achievement for any sustainability leader. Here's how to rally support...


National commitment to circular economy by 2030

24 October, 2022

ACOR has welcomed the pledge from the Environment Ministers Meeting (EMM) to work with the private sector to achieve a circular economy by 2030.


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