Effective Labels Crucial for Better Recycling
Consumers are well placed to make better decisions about how and where to recycle their packaging. Ensuring that the public is well informed will help reduce contamination and improve overall recycling performance. An independent national audit of recycling information on consumer products and packaging has revealed a situation that is confusing for consumers and does … Continue reading Effective Labels Crucial for Better Recycling
NSW Grants for Solar Panel Reuse and Recycling
The NSW Government is investing $10 million to help improve environmental performance by diverting end-of-life solar panel systems from landfill, with the first round of grants now open. Although current waste volumes are relatively low, this emerging waste stream is expected to rapidly increase over the next decade as installed systems reach their end-of-life. In … Continue reading NSW Grants for Solar Panel Reuse and Recycling
Sustainability Victoria Resources for Business
Access to relevant information, grants and opportunities in Victoria has improved with a redesign of Sustainability Victoria’s business-related web pages. The updated content and structure covers energy efficiency and materials efficiency themes. Energy efficiency New features include advice, tools and case studies to support businesses looking to reduce energy bills. The site has a refreshing … Continue reading Sustainability Victoria Resources for Business
Government Grants for High Energy Users
The Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources is providing businesses with grants of up to $25,000 to improve their efficiency through the High Energy Using Business Grants. Opened Monday, the grant opportunity aims to support high energy using businesses to lower power bills and reduce emissions through: > replacing existing equipment with … Continue reading Government Grants for High Energy Users
SMEs Weathering the COVID-19 Storm
From a recent article in Ondeck, Equilibrium’s Nick Harford shares some views about how a calm and steady approach to running an SME can help weather the COVID-19 pandemic. The following story was originally published online at Ondeck. In March, COVID-19 struck, and Equilibrium’s contracts were frozen as the national carrier, and its subsidiary, grounded … Continue reading SMEs Weathering the COVID-19 Storm
2050 Modelling Shifts Net Zero Leadership to Industry
The Australian Government commitment to net zero emissions by 2050 could well be the embodime [...]Continue Reading ...
Circulate – Industrial Ecology Grant Program
Applications for the NSW Environment Protection Authority’s industrial ecology grant program, [...]Continue Reading ...
ACOR Briefing Paper: Mandatory Product Stewardship Schemes
While all schemes can be improved, the current regulated take-back programs are producing goo [...]Continue Reading ...
Stewardship for safety and the environment
It’s always refreshing to see new product categories added to the list of stewardship i [...]Continue Reading ...