Source of ‘Lead’ at WA Kids Hospital Identified
Brass fittings are the key source of lead leaching at the Perth Children's Hospital, rather than the "dead leg" in the ring main, the state government...
Construction Industry Must Act to End Use of Hazardous Materials
Australian construction workers, engineers and designers need to understand the risks associated with exposure to asbestos and other hazardous materials.
Understanding Toxicity of Products – Part 2
This is the second part of a three-part series explaining the technicalities of product toxicity labelling. This instalment will explain how to interpret product Safety Data...
10-year Plan to Detoxify Parramatta River
Sydney's westies could have their own beach, under plans to clean up the Parramatta River.
Green Building Wall Moves to Filter Indoor Air
Researchers have created a public-scale prototype of a mobile green wall designed to harness the power of plants to clean the air inside the building.
Product Radical Transparency Doesn’t Go Far Enough
Over the past couple of years there has been a growing movement demanding manufacturers declare the constituents of their products publically.
NSW: Thousand Want to Block 'Toxic' Incinerator
More than 10,000 people have signed a petition calling for a proposed "toxic" waste incinerator in Sydney's west to be scrapped.