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Talk around the GreenHouse - Products, Proof and Provenance

Mon 20 Oct 2014

The demand for transparency – from paddock to plate or factory to retail outlet – is having a profound impact across entire supply chains.

Moving towards sustainable homes

Thu 16 Oct 2014

In January the GBCA hosted a full day workshop with stakeholders from around the country to determine how we can encourage a shift to sustainable homes in Australia.

What is Human Nature?

Thu 16 Oct 2014

Inspired by the natural world, the Human Nature collection by Interface Australia is made of up to 81 percent total recycled content and can be recycled via Interface’s ReEntry® 2.0 closed loop recycling process.

A new era for product manufacturers and Green Star

Thu 16 Oct 2014

With the release of Green Star – Design and As Built , this “will take the demand for supply chain transparency to a new level.” Read more from Global GreenTag, Chief Executive Officer, David Baggs.

Thinking in circles

Tue 23 Sep 2014

We may be getting accustomed to built-in obsolescence, but the linear model of ‘take, make and dispose’ no longer stacks up, says Romilly Madew.

Residential done right

Wed 17 Sep 2014

Revisions to the Green Star – Multi Unit Residential v1 rating tool represent a “massive move in the right direction,” says Wood & Grieve Engineers’ Sustainability Project Engineer, Cormac Kelly.

"Great cities don't come by accident"

Fri 22 Aug 2014

“Great cities don't come by accident,” Sydney Lord Mayor, Clover Moore, said at a recent GBCA boardroom luncheon. “They emerge through choices we make and the commitment we bring to ensuring they are sustainable, equitable, inclusive, stimulating and beautiful.”

Can you really predict the future?

Wed 20 Aug 2014

“Prediction is very difficult, especially if it's about the future,” said Nobel laureate Nils Bohr. But at the GBCA, we’re giving it our best shot.

Building Next generation health care - now. Gyprock EC08 is connecting sustainability with health.

Wed 16 Jul 2014

Building Next generation health care - nowXX Gyprock EC08 is connecting sustainability with health, to create two next generation health care facilities in Australia.

CCN Live is back and GBCA members SAVE 33%

Tue 15 Jul 2014

Climate Control News Live 2014, the premier HVAC&R industry conference, is back for 2014. Featuring a top line-up of speakers, case studies and a fiery panel debate, it’s not to be missed.