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Council controlling wastewater storage levels with floating evaporators

Sustainability Matters

January 17, 2022

Even in our drought-ravaged country, torrential rainfall may not be welcome. That’s certainly the case for a large regional area in Western Australia. The local council built a wastewater pond that is so enormous, it’s reportedly visible from space. The purpose of the pond is to collect water to prevent minor flooding when those enormous rainfalls hit. But it’s not a dam; therefore, the

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Holmen Iggesund’s season’s greeting card links premium paperboard with biodiversity

SP News

December 13, 2021

Holmen Iggesund’s season’s greeting cards are sent out to thank customers and partners, and they are also annual examples of creative paperboard solutions. This year, Holmen Iggesund has developed a card that fully displays the possibilities of paperboard, while also telling the story of why biodiversity is a natural and important part of a true... The post Holmen Iggesund’s

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Studying platypus populations in North West Sydney

Sustainability Matters

September 1, 2021

Sydney Water, in partnership with Cattai Hills Environment Network (CHEN) and Western Sydney University, is embarking on a study that will see water samples taken from the Cattai Creek catchment, in North West Sydney, and sent back to Sydney Water labs where they will be analysed for traces of platypus environmental DNA (eDNA) to establish platypus numbers in the area. Sydney Water’s lab teams have

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