The 15 members of the Property Council’s Modern Slavery Working Group engaged five experts to scrutinise their modern slavery statements in November. The result is 11 recommendations that can help...
Careful consideration of materials can reduce embodied carbon in buildings by 18% and save 3% on material costs, says the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.
As building ministers consider a modest step up to minimum energy efficiency standards in Australia’s National Construction Code, some builders and developers are already delivering better homes.
With buildings responsible for a quarter of Australia’s emissions, the property industry “stands ready” to support the Australian Government’s new target of net zero emissions by 2050.

Stepping up to address modern slavery risks

SUSTAINABILITY - Dec 7, 2021

Why embodied carbon is the next frontier

SUSTAINABILITY - Nov 30, 2021

Seven stars meets the market

SUSTAINABILITY - Nov 16, 2021

Towards net zero

SUSTAINABILITY - Nov 2, 2021

Stepping up to address modern slavery risks

SUSTAINABILITY - Dec 7, 2021
The 15 members of the Property Council’s Modern Slavery Working Group engaged five experts to scrutinise their modern slavery statements in November. The result is 11...

Why embodied carbon is the next frontier

SUSTAINABILITY - Nov 30, 2021
Careful consideration of materials can reduce embodied carbon in buildings by 18% and save 3% on material costs, says the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.

Seven stars meets the market

SUSTAINABILITY - Nov 16, 2021
As building ministers consider a modest step up to minimum energy efficiency standards in Australia’s National Construction Code, some builders and developers are already...

Towards net zero

SUSTAINABILITY - Nov 2, 2021
With buildings responsible for a quarter of Australia’s emissions, the property industry “stands ready” to support the Australian Government’s new target of net zero emissions...
5 min read
SUSTAINABILITY - Oct 19, 2021

Australia tops GRESB table again

Australian property companies have topped the results of the 2021 GRESB Real Estate Assessment ranking for...
3 min read
SUSTAINABILITY - Sep 28, 2021

Specifying for safety and sustainability

A new resource promises to save architecture practices time and reinforce safety and sustainability when...
9 min read
SUSTAINABILITY - Aug 10, 2021

Closing the circularity loop

There’s no clearer sustainability misstep than piles of plastic overflowing from a rubbish bin. How are...
6 min read
SUSTAINABILITY - Jun 15, 2021

National Sustainability Roundtable picks up the pace

With emissions, social value and resilience just some of its agenda items, the Property Council’s National...
3 min read
SUSTAINABILITY - May 18, 2021

Shouting out the S-word

Two new projects will make it easier for the industry to put the S in ESG. We checked in with chair of the...

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