Sydney properties

BBP partners with Edge Environment in establishing Sydney Industrial Ecology Network

The Better Buildings Partnership is partnering with Edge Environment, who have been awarded an Industrial Ecology Grant from the NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) to establish the Sydney Metropolitan Industrial Ecology Network. The grant is part of the NSW Government’s Waste … Continued

BBP releases market research for commercial fitout waste

The Better Buildings Partnership has released market research exploring why waste occurs in commercial building fitouts and what can be done about it, with particular focus on the materials that dominate the fitout waste stream. The characteristics of each material … Continued

BBP appoints new co-chairs to lead on milestone achievements ahead

The Better Buildings Partnership (BBP) has appointed Emlyn Keane, Head of Property Management and Sustainable Performance at AMP Capital Investors, and Paul Edwards, Group General Manager of Sustainability at Mirvac, as its new co-chairs.Emlyn has been with the BBP since … Continued

CEOs reaffirm support for BBP direction

City of Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore and Chief Executive Monica Barone met with the executives of the Better Buildings Partnership members over dinner the evening of 28 November. The dinner yielded valuable discussion on the progress being made by … Continued

Minimising Waste from Fitout Symposium

The BBP hosted a symposium on Minimising Waste from Fitout, to address the system issues and potential solutions for minimising waste associated with constructing commercial fitouts. According to a report commissioned by the Australian Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population … Continued

Celebrating World Green Building Week: green buildings for green communities

From 17 to 21 September we’ll be celebrating World Green Building Week, showcasing the role that sustainable buildings play in creating greener, more productive and healthier communities for the future. As part of this annual initiative, the Better Buildings Partnership … Continued