$45 million PET recycling plant opens in Albury–Wodonga14 March, 2022
A $45 million PET (polyethylene terephthalate) recycling plant, capable of processing one billion plastic bottles each year, has opened in Albury–Wodonga.
ISC to progress new agendas through member coalitions09 March, 2022
The Infrastructure Sustainability Council's CEO, Ainsley Simpson, has challenged the infrastructure industry to come together around a "shared vision".
Women leading the fight against climate change08 March, 2022
Late last month, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)'s Working Group II released its latest report, warning of increasing extreme weather events and the need for urgent and ambitious adaptation.
UN resolution to beat plastic pollution04 March, 2022
On 2 March at the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-5), representatives from 175 nations (including Australia) endorsed a resolution to end plastic pollution.
Qenos, Plastic Energy and Axens partner for circular plastics04 March, 2022
Qenos is taking Australia a step closer to circular plastics, using advanced recycling technology from Plastic Energy and Axens.
IPCC report outlines dramatic escalation of climate crisis03 March, 2022
As the IPCC's Sixth Assessment Report is released, the details are reflected in real time close to home with unprecedented rainfall and flooding taking place in Qld and NSW.
Tech for a faster road to sustainability03 March, 2022 | Supplied by: Micro Focus Pty Ltd
With the onus on Australian businesses to lead the country towards net-zero carbon emissions, organisations can look to their technology architecture for ways to save energy and reduce their impact.
March masterclass: circular plastics with Helen Millicer28 February, 2022
Helen Millicer, Churchill Fellow, GAICD and Director of One Planet Consulting, has partnered with UTS's Institute for Sustainable Futures to deliver a Climate and Circular Plastics Masterclass on Thursday, 24 March.
GBCA's Elham Monavari wins NAWIC award24 February, 2022
Elham Monavari, who led the development of the new Green Star Homes rating tool, has been recognised by NAWIC for her contribution to the field of sustainability.
National approach needed to measure circularity: report18 February, 2022
Consistent data is required across all levels of government to support Australia’s transition to a circular economy, according to new research.
CEFC launches cleantech fund manager; aims to raise $200m18 February, 2022
The CEFC has launched a new specialist fund manager to boost the amount of capital available for early stage cleantech investment.
Keeping the green in greenfield17 February, 2022 | Supplied by: Hansen Yuncken
There could be many sustainable construction opportunities in 2022 thanks to a boom accelerated by the growth of e-commerce and logistics.
APCO launches new reusable packaging resource11 February, 2022
APCO has published a new resource which outlines the importance of reuse and how businesses and users can benefit from reusable packaging models.
Envirosuite deploys new automation technology for scalable growth08 February, 2022
Envirosuite is deploying a new automation solution to improve its support processes and better manage its help desk ticketing process.
Reseller agreement brings AI leak-locating software to Australia08 February, 2022 | Supplied by: WaterGroup Pty Ltd
Water savings company WaterGroup has become the official Australian reseller for the BuntBrain software platform, including AI-based leak-locating software.