Desertification and Drought in Australia

Desertification and Drought in Australia

In Australia, we are not foreign to the word ‘drought’, but some of us may not be as familiar with the term ‘desertification’. Despite being closely related, drought and desertification are different. Defining Desertification and Drought Desertification is defined as...
Indoor Air Quality

Indoor Air Quality

There is considerable evidence suggesting a strong link between poor air quality and lowered health and productivity outcomes. Taking into account Australian’s spend up to 90% of their time indoors, managing indoor air quality has become increasingly...
Effective Environmental Management Systems

Effective Environmental Management Systems

An Environmental Management System (EMS) is a tool that helps manage the impact on the environment associated with a business or organisation. Companies may implement an EMS for various reasons ranging from improving environmental performance, community expectations...
Earth Day 2019 – Protect Our Species

Earth Day 2019 – Protect Our Species

Each year on April 22, Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970 (Earth Day Network, 2019a).  Earth Day aims to raise awareness of a specific theme with various events held to demonstrate support for environmental...