Coles has ranked as the most sustainable food retailer in Australia, and second in the world, in the 2021 Food and Agriculture Benchmark. See the Food and Agriculture Benchmark
Amcor announces two new innovation centres to assist some of the world’s biggest brands improve the sustainability of their products and consumer experience.
Accenture, We Power, Flux Federation, Doddle and Labrys identified as innovative companies driving sustainability in Australia
Consultancy.com.au recently published an article identifying Five innovative companies driving sustainability in Australia.
Woolworths has released it 2021 Sustainability Report. [click to view]
How to cut emissions from transport: ban fossil fuel cars, electrify transport and get people walking and cycling
Fiona Goodall/Getty Images Robert McLachlan, Massey University The Climate Change Commission’s draft advice on how to decarbonise New Zealand’s economy is refreshing, particularly as it calls on the government to start phasing out fossil fuels instead of relying on offsets and carbon trading. Until now, New Zealand has relied heavily on its Emissions Trading Scheme,
James Ross/AAP Tim Stephens, University of Sydney In the lead-up to this year’s United Nations climate conference in Glasgow, the Morrison government is inching towards adopting a net-zero emissions target for 2050. If Prime Minister Scott Morrison can resist internal party pressure to exempt some sectors from the commitment, the target would be welcome. It
John Quiggin, The University of Queensland Reports that Britain’s prime minister Boris Johnson is considering calling for carbon border levies at the G7 summit to be held in London in June have produced a predictable reaction from the Australian government. The levies would impose tariffs on carbon-intensive goods from countries such as Australia that haven’t
Anandita Sabherwal, London School of Economics and Political Science and Sander van der Linden, University of Cambridge She was declared Time magazine’s person of the year in the same month that Donald Trump told her to “work on her anger management issues”. Greta Thunberg has attracted international attention since her lone demonstration outside the Swedish
CLIMATE CAMP 09 Pete Dupen, University of Technology Sydney and Rebecca Louise Nelson, University of Melbourne An independent expert panel today rejected a proposal to expand the operations of the Dendrobium coal mine under Sydney’s drinking water catchment. This is a significant and welcome decision. However, flawed environmental laws that enabled the proposal to get