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February 10, 2021

Banksia Sustainability Award finalists shine light on waste

Download Press Release Banksia Sustainability Award finalists shine light on waste Reducing waste, repurposing goods and closing loops have emerged as themes among the 33 finalists in Australia’s longest running and most prestigious sustainability awards. The Banksia Foundation has today announced the shortlist for the awards, which spans 10 categories and celebrates sustainable development by businesses, communities, individuals and governments. “After what has been an extremely challenging year, we are keen to celebrate those who are striving to make positive change,” says Banksia Foundation CEO Graz van Egmond. “Our judges were blown away by the quality of the entries. In spite of COVID-19, change-makers across Australia are innovating and collaborating to do their bit to improve life on the planet.” The finalists include: An online marketplace that reduces food waste by enabling food suppliers to sell their quality surplus products at a discount to the food service industry. Technology to...
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