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Australia’s Property Sector Raises the Bar on Wellness
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Friday May 17 2019

Australia’s Property Sector Raises the Bar on Wellness

For many companies, telling workers to drink water may not seem like cutting edge innovation in employee wellbeing.

Home Truths: We Must Build Better Performing Homes
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Friday May 10 2019

Home Truths: We Must Build Better Performing Homes

Home is where the heart is. It’s also, research tells us, where the health is. Comfortable, appropriate homes help us live longer and enjoy better health....

Life Cycle Assessment for Buildings is Taking off Globally
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Tuesday February 13 2018

Life Cycle Assessment for Buildings is Taking off Globally

Life cycle assessment is increasingly being used worldwide to quantify the environmental performance of buildings, set impact reduction targets, and ensure a safe environment for future...

Is Your Insulation Environmentally Friendly?
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Tuesday December 12 2017

Is Your Insulation Environmentally Friendly?

Most people already know the benefits of thermal insulation, but what about the environmental impacts of the actual insulation material, or how a building’s structure affects...

Aussie Commercial Property Funds Lead World in Responsible Practice
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Monday October 30 2017

Aussie Commercial Property Funds Lead World in Responsible Practice

Commercial property funds throughout Australia are leading their peers globally in terms of social and environmental responsibility and governance practices, the latest rankings suggest.

What Makes a Good Sustainable Procurement Policy?
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Tuesday October 24 2017

What Makes a Good Sustainable Procurement Policy?

The recently-launched ISO 20400 standard, Sustainable Procurement – Guidance, is a powerful new tool for all involved in the business of procurement.

A Tsunami Hits the Recycling World, and We’ll All Feel it Soon
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Tuesday August 22 2017

A Tsunami Hits the Recycling World, and We’ll All Feel it Soon

Whether you felt it or not, the earth shaking actions that unfolded recently will ultimately have an impact on every one of us.

Are Hotels Making the Most of Sustainability Opportunities?
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Friday July 28 2017

Are Hotels Making the Most of Sustainability Opportunities?

Sustainability is an increasingly important part of doing business in the hospitality industry, particularly since 21 per cent of global carbon dioxide emissions from the tourism...

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Mar 15 2019
Green Building Council Gets New Leader

Australia’s most influential body for promoting sustainable construction is set to get a new leader.

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Jan 17 2019
Melbourne Wins Race to Full Renewables

Melbourne City Council says it has become the first Australian capital city council to be powered entirely by renewables as energy from a purpose-built wind farm...

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5 Nov, 2018
Low Carbon Homes for Low Income Households

When Chris White and Chelsea Mclean moved into their newly rented home in Ballarat last July, what they found was not pleasant.

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1 Aug, 2018
PVC Recycling in Hospitals Program Targets 150-hospitals

Since its launch in 2009, the innovative waste management and recycling program has grown to operate in 138 hospitals throughout Australia and New Zealand. It is...

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15 Mar, 2018
Retrofitting Homes to Improve Energy Ratings and Reduce Emissions

University of Melbourne researchers have discovered how to retrofit homes to be more energy efficient, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and cutting electricity bills significantly.

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2 Feb, 2018
Victoria Greens Vow to Stop New Apple Store

The Victorian Greens are determined to stop a controversial plan to demolish part of Melbourne's Federation Square to make way for a new Apple store.

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20 Dec, 2017
SA Boycotts Murray Water Savings

South Australia has pulled the plug on a package of water saving measures along the Murry-Darling Basin after the failure of the nation's water ministers to...

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