Nestlé Australia and Robert Bosch Australia are two examples of businesses that have received an exemption from the need to prepare an EREP, because they already have an equivalent resource efficiency program in place. Read the EREP exemption case study (PDF 470KB).
The Austin Hospital in Heidelberg is one of three facilities managed by Austin Health. Through their EREP, the hospital is expected to make significant energy and waste savings. Read the Austin Hospital case study (PDF 536KB).
O-I is a global glass manufacturing company, employing more than 23,000 people worldwide. Its Spotswood plant in Victoria is expected to make significant energy, water and waste savings under EREP. Read the O-I case study (PDF 526KB).
Iluka Resources is the world’s largest producer of zircon, with operations in Australia and the United States. In Hamilton, Victoria the company operates a mineral separation plant that is estimated to save energy and dollars under the EREP program. Read the Iluka Resources case study (PDF 526KB).
Sugar Australia operates refineries in Mackay, Queensland, and Yarraville, Victoria. The company has made significant investments to improve the resource efficiency and safety of its operations. In Yarraville, the company expects to make further efficiency savings. Read the Sugar Australia case study (PDF 507 KB).
SCA Hygiene has a proven track record in implementing water efficiency process improvements. EPA Victoria recognised this achievement by granting their Box Hill site a partial exemption from the EREP program. Read the SCA Hygiene case study (PDF 507KB).
The Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory is Australia’s oldest dairy processor. It produces cheese, butter, milk and cream. Its Allansford plant in South West Victoria estimates that it will save energy, water and waste under EREP. Read the Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory case study (PDF 519KB).
Through EREP, La Ionica Poultry has reduced waste and estimates it may save up to 45ML of water annually through reuse and process improvements. Read the La Ionica Poultry case study (PDF 387KB).
A number of fact sheets explain the relationship between EREP and other regulatory and voluntary efficiency programs.