Category: General News

Inter-Water Australia

Held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 15-16 October 2014 Inter-Water Australia will be a fully FREE-to-attend international business-to-business exhibition and conference, co-located with All-Energy Australia, Australian Sustainability Conference & Exhibition, and WasteExpo – THE one stop shop for connecting with Australia’s leading energy, water, and environmental players. It will be a premium national…

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Pitch for Nature [Video]

Managing water responsibly is a part of managing natural capital.  At the launch of the World Forum on Natural Capital Forum in Edinburgh (21.11.13), the World Business Council for Sustainable Development released a short 2 minute video to communicate why business should be concerned about the management of natural capital.  It addresses the first question…

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Mark Brune Mintails Breakfast

Breakfast with Mark Brune, Executive Chairman, Mintails Mintails is the first mining company in the world to use the International Water Stewardship Standard as the foundation for the development of a new water policy. The Standard was developed by the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS), and Mintails is applying it in conjunction with the AWS…

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WSA and AWS at International Rivers Symposium

Water Stewardship Australia and its international partner the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) held a joint seminar at this year’s International Rivers Symposium in Brisbane.  The well attended session, titled Building Catchment Level Engagement Through Water Stewardship, attracted a range of organisations interested in new approaches to engaging stakeholders in water stewardship. The session was…

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Inghams and Western Port Biosphere Lead Australian Field Trial Program

Inghams Enterprises has become the first major Australian company to test the new beta version International Water Stewardship Standard. The trial is being conducted at the company’s Somerville plant near Melbourne; the same plant that had previously tested the first Australian Water Stewardship Standard. Since that trial the plant has been rebuilt following a fire.…

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