Research examining seafood sustainability suggests that jellyfish could become the fish to your chips on a new sustainable takeaway menu to help keep threatened species off the plate.
University of Queensland researchers analysed global industrial fishing records to reveal that 92... Read More
Oceans, Fisheries & Aquaculture
Researchers at RMIT University have developed an industry step-by-step implementation plan to transform cigarette butts into bricks.
The plan, published in a special issue of the journal Materials, shows how cigarette butts can be collected and recycled on an industrial scale.
Every... Read More
Construction, Development & Real Estate, Energy
In a bid to lower energy and water bills and create a more sustainable and resilient city, councillors in the City of Melbourne will consider proposed changes to the planning scheme to deliver more sustainable buildings.
Environment Portfolio Chair Cr Cathy Oke said encouraging investment... Read More
Construction, Development & Real Estate, Environment & Climate
Pasadena and Frewville Foodlands have introduced compostable bags throughout their stores for fresh fruit and vegetables, deli items and baked goods, reportedly becoming the first supermarkets in Australia to eliminate single-use plastic produce bags.
The initiative — set to... Read More
Waste Management & Recycling