ESG resources

Page last updated: Monday, 28 November 2022 - 4:28pm

Click the links below to access various third-party ESG resources and further information.

Commonwealth and Government of Western Australia Supporting Continuous Improvement in ESG Outcomes for Western Australia Key policy commitments and actions in progress by the WA Government to achieve continuous improvement in social and environmental outcomes for Western Australia are outlined in the inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Information Pack released November 2021 and complemented with the May 2022 update.
WA Plastics Ban

To reduce plastic pollution, the Western Australian Government is implementing a state-wide ban on the supply of certain plastic items, enforceable from 1 July 2022.

Western Australian Climate Policy The Western Australian Climate Policy sets out the State Government’s plan for a climate-resilient community and a prosperous low-carbon future.
Containers for Change WA (drink container deposit scheme) Information on the drink container refund program. In just two years, trailblazers across the state raised over $6.1 million for community organisations, schools and charitie and saved tonnes of packaging from landfill.
Energy, Carbon and Greenhouse Gas Emissions ClimateClever A free online platform to achieve carbon neutrality
Climate Active Climate Active is empowering Australians to take climate action, now and for the future. Driven by certified members and activated by the community, this is a unique government-backed program that enables all levels of Australian society to work together to do their bit.

Major Retailer Announcements, Targets and Commitments

(including information on net zero greenhouse gas emissions, zero food waste, and responsible sourcing)

Sustainability | Coles Group Sustainability Targets, Plans and Reports
Woolworths sustainability principles Sustainability Targets, Plans and Reports
ALDI sustainability initiatives and reports Sustainability Targets, Plans and Reports
Metcash sustainability Sustainability Targets, Plans and Reports
IGA Sustainability Targets, Plans and Reports
Food Waste  Fight Food Waste CRC The Fight Food Waste CRC aims to improve the competitiveness, productivity and sustainability of the Australian food industry.
Oz Harvest OzHarvest are committed to halving food waste by 2030, inspiring and influencing others to do the same, and transforming lives through education.
SecondBite SecondBite redistributes surplus and unsold food to feed people in need, and divert food waste from landfill.
Not-for-Profit, Non-Government Organisations and Community Alliances Boomerang Alliance Boomerang is an incorporated association and registered charity who's vision is for a healthy planet, by maximising resource efficiency and achieving a zero-waste society.
Biodiversity and Land Management Perth NRM

Perth NRM has a long tradition in the environmental management, landcare and the agricultural sector, as the organisation responsible for the National Landcare Program's Swan Region NRM Management Unit.

Gondwanalink

Since 2002 the Gondwana Link program has been supported by global, national and local organisations and a wonderful array of individuals, donors and funders. We are all working together to reconnect natural habitats across 1000 km of south-western Australia – a place of incredible diversity. At the heart of Gondwana Link is a bold but simple plan: protect what bushland remains, restore the critical gaps, and maintain the extraordinary nature of south-western Australia. And do it at a scale readily visible from space.

WWF WWF works to sustain the natural world for the benefit of people and wildlife, collaborating with partners from local to global levels in nearly 100 countries, including Asutralia and the South West region of Western Australia.
Podcasts 100% Renewables Driving Net Profit with Zeo Emissions - best practice, cutting edge and inspiring examples of businesses leading the way on climate action. Presented by 100% renewables co-CEO Barbara Albert. 
ABC's Who's Gonna Save Us? Hear from leaders trying to tackle the climate crisis. A co-production of the science team at ABC RN and Triple J Hack presented by host Jo Lauder.
Sustainable Finance, Ethical and Impact Investing ESG Investor An online journal aiming to be a practical information hub for asset owners looking to invest successfully and sustainably for the long term.