Episode 3: The Mess We're In
We’re not going to recycle our way out of this one. It takes awareness and education to change our behaviours surrounding waste. Find out what you can do.
Episode 2: No Time to Waste
In this episode we talk to a campaigner who forced a major supermarket to better consider sustainability in its promotions and discover how marketing research can help organisations do it better.
Turning e-waste trash into treasure
The World Economic Forum estimates e-waste to be worth US$62.5 billion annually, but only 20 per cent is recycled through appropriate channels.
Greening the Big Apple
As COO of New York’s Green Bank, Caroline Angoorly is helping the city achieve its 100 per cent renewable electricity grid.
A flair for international collaboration
With a flair for international collaboration, Sze-yin Tan is advancing clean recycling technologies.
Clear outlook for BOM
Meet Graham Hawke, the BOM’s backroom strategist helping climate-sensitive industries and governments prepare for future weather events.
How snow shapes water futures
More than 1.5 billion people rely on ice melt for their water, and at NASA, Kat Bormann, is unlocking critical information about water availability based on snowfall.
ClimateWorks: Leading the way to global emissions reductions
In its 10th anniversary year, ClimateWorks continues to lead the way for real-world emissions reductions. ClimateWorks CEO Anna Skarbek works with a diverse range of industries with the aim of achieving net zero emissions by 2050.
On the frontline of climate wars
As CEO of the Climate Council, Amanda McKenzie is on the frontline of the climate wars between those who accept the science and urgency of climate change, and those who don't.
Rethinking plastic to change the system
Although bans on single-use plastic products can be effective, we need to change our mindset on their value.
A call for action, from Townsville to Tuvalu
A new report says policymakers need to address the impact of environmental changes on health in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.
What lies beneath
The fires in the Amazon are already a major threat to the environment, and a potentially bigger disaster awaits below the ground. Could we reach the tipping point for climate change?
Greening up the health sector
Work is under way on how to best teach our future health workforce about environmental sustainability and its impacts.
Pacific Islands thinking SMART
ClimateWorks Australia has developed a tool to help Pacific Island countries design pathways for the future through sustainable, climate-resilient, net-zero-emissions development.
New power and a world of panes
Technologies being developed using one of the planet's most abundant materials will be a game-changer in solar energy.
Mind over maggot
Anyone for rotten shark? Fried tarantula? When it comes to food choices, one person's disgusting is another's delicacy.
Reality check: EdTech is killing the planet
Despite our reliance on digital technologies in the classroom, there are too few natural resources to produce and sustain them at the levels we expect.
Committed to a sustainable future
Monash is playing a leading role in the push to meet the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals.
Power for good
Monash law graduate Nicole Iseppi is an influential figure in global energy infrastructure, working to empower societies through a low-carbon future.
The call of the wild
Humans may be the greatest threat to big-cat species around the world, but Dr Luke Hunter has made it his life’s mission to change that.
Where the heart is
When it comes to people’s homes, neither Di Winkler nor Dan McKenna are prepared to accept the status quo. They're challenging traditional housing models for a greater social good.
Advertising writer, Founder of Future Landfill
Associate Professor, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Professor of Chemical Engineering
Professor of Chemistry
Associate Professor of Marketing
Director of Monash Energy and Materials Systems Institute
Finkel Professor of Global Health and Director of Global and Women’s Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Chair, Monash Sustainable Development Institute (MSDI) and ClimateWorks Australia, Monash University
Co-Director of the Monash Centre for Atomically Thin Materials
Director of Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Professor of Plant Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Human Geography in the School of Social Sciences
Senior Lecturer, School of Engineering
Dean of Monash Art, Design & Architecture
Research Initiative Leader, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Researcher at BehaviourWorks
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Research Program Manager, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Research Officer, BehaviourWorks Australia
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia
Manager, Engineering and Sustainability
Senior Lecturer, School of Psychological Sciences
Adjunct lecturer, Nutrition Dietetics & Food
Associate Professor, School of Nursing & Midwifery
Lecturer and Senior Learning Coordinator, Sustainable Development Education, MSDI
Senior Lecturer, Rural Health
Professor, School of Biological Sciences
Project Officer – International Program, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
International Projects Officer, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Senior Lecturer, Department of Marketing
Professor, Faculty of Education
Professor, School of Chemistry
Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering