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2011 Tasmanian Awards for Environmental Excellence - Submissions

The following submissions were received for the 2011 Tasmanian Awards for Environmental Excellence:

Large Business Sustainability

  • Cascade Brewery Co Pty Ltd: Reducing Cascade’s Carbon Footprint
  • Kraft Foods Australia Pty Ltd: Cadbury, Claremont - the evolution of a Tasmanian icon
  • Pitt & Sherry: Delivering a vision of sustainability
  • Rio Tinto Alcan: Recycling Hazardous Waste - a Tasmanian partnership between Rio Tinto Alcan Bell Bay and Cement Australia Railton

Small Business Sustainability

  • Biocontrol Australia Pty Ltd
  • Recovery (TAS) Pty Ltd: The Recovery eWaste Facility
  • The Tarkine Wilderness Lodge
  • The Ugly Duck Out

Community

  • Central North Wildlife Care & Rescue Inc.: Community Based Wildlife Rescue Tamar Natural Resource Management (Tamar NRM): Annual Tamar NRM and BHP Billiton TEMCO Ragworts Raids
  • Tamar Natural Resource Management (Tamar NRM): Cat Management in the George Town area
  • Tamar Natural Resource Management (Tamar NRM): Rehabilitation and Re-vegetation in Youngtown Regional Park, Launceston
  • Waterworks Valley Community: Sustainable barrier change – overcoming the barriers

Education

  • Australian Sustainable Schools Initiative in Tasmania (AuSSI-Tas)
  • Dulverton Waste Management: Kerbside Recycling Education Campaign
  • Roaring 40s Renewable Energy: Soaring – a Tasmanian wedge-tailed eagle education kit

Local Government

  • Central Highlands Council: Towards Sustainable Waste Management in the Central Highlands
  • Dulverton Waste Management (DWM)
  • Launceston City Council: Aurora Stadium Recycling Initiative
  • Southern Tasmania Councils Authority: Home Energy Audit Toolkit (HEAT)

Environmental Stewardship

  • Gunns Limited: Native Grassland Conservation and Management
  • Hydro Tasmania: Trevallyn Elver Ladder
  • Packaging Stewardship Forum of the Australian Food and Grocery Council: Glass to sand instead of waste – the Tasmanian solution
  • The Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, University of Tasmania: Redmap
  • Tasmanian Land Conservancy (TLC): New Leaf Project

Leadership in Climate Change Action

  • Cascade: Reducing Cascade’s Carbon Footprint
  • Ducane Australia Pty Ltd: Drainwave Waste Management
  • Kraft Foods Australia Pty Ltd: Cadbury, Claremont - The Evolution of a Tasmanian icon
  • Launceston City Council: Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery Energy Efficiency Project
  • Platypus Power Station
  • Southern Tasmanian Council’s Authority: Home Energy Audit Toolkit
  • Tamar Natural Resource Management (Tamar NRM): Tamar NRM On-Farm Emission Auditing

Waste Minimisation Officer
134 Macquarie Street
Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 4599 Fax: 03 6173 0254
Email: EnvironmentEnquiries@environment.tas.gov.au