How to improve resource efficiency in your business
Ways to improve resource efficiency and achieve better environmental outcomes for your business.
If you operate a business, it is likely you will also produce waste. Waste can come in many forms and have negative impacts on the environment and human health.
EPA provides advice and guidance to:
EPA’s advice is focused on:
Waste assessments can help you identify and mange waste responsibly and efficiently.
Improved purchasing practices can reduce the resources you use.
Improved storage can make your site safer. It can minimise risks to health and the environment.
Conserving energy and water can help to reduce your costs and minimise emissions.
Improved record keeping and reporting can help you keep track of waste, emissions and costs. This can help you assess your performance and make positive changes.
Reviewed 3 December 2021