Next Level Product Stewardship
The relevance of product stewardship is gaining momentum in policy circles and several industries, but how do we move beyond collection and recycling schemes to more effectively address life-cycle environmental priorities and stimulate new business opportunities? Equilibrium’s John Gertsakis will be presenting one of the keynote sessions at the SA Waste & Resource Recovery Conference … Continue reading Next Level Product Stewardship
Setting up an Environmental Management System
An Environmental management system (EMS) can be a powerful tool to not only monitor and manage environmental impacts but also as an instrument for overall organisational improvement. When well developed, implemented and used to full effect, an EMS can of course reduce environmental risks and harm, but can also: > leverage efficiencies and cost reduction; … Continue reading Setting up an Environmental Management System
Funding for Energy Projects
The Commonwealth and State Governments currently have many programs to support businesses in improving their energy efficiency. The following grants provide either direct funding or credits for energy audits and programs to reduce emissions. The Emissions Reduction Fund is open for all eligible Australian businesses wanting to reduce their carbon emissions. Participants in the scheme … Continue reading Funding for Energy Projects
Virtual Site Audits
With Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) disrupting businesses on a number of levels, Equilibrium has been working with our clients on bringing back businesses’ normal activities and maintaining a presence in state lock-down situations and travel restrictions. Many compliance systems rely on physical site visits to audit a company or facility to assess if it is meeting … Continue reading Virtual Site Audits
NGER Reporting is Now
It’s time to start to gather your data again and report in line with the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (NGER) scheme. With reports due on 31 October it doesn’t leave much time for determining if your organisation is required to submit a report and if you do, that all of the information you provided … Continue reading NGER Reporting is Now
New community recycling centre opens in Penrith
A new community recycling centre has been officially opened for residents of the Penrith regi [...]Continue Reading ...
Making Child Car Seats Safer with SeatCare
A new product stewardship initiative will provide parents and families with a convenient solu [...]Continue Reading ...
NZ moves on regulated product stewardship
The New Zealand Government is proposing a new way to deal with environmentally harmful produc [...]Continue Reading ...
Stewardship 2.0 Requires Circular Action
Australia must move beyond old school waste management models and embrace stewardship in supp [...]Continue Reading ...