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
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
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?
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
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?
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
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?
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...