Environmental risk management in the energy and resource industries is essential in order to minimise impacts of emissions and waste on sustainability, and human and ecosystem health.
The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) released new recommendations regarding blood lead levels in Australia. Researchers at Macquarie have been advocating for an adjustment to the NHMRC recommendations in 2009.
Dr Vladimir Strezov designed thermo-analytical techniques for applying the thermal characterisation of materials, monitoring the energy required for their processing and understanding the fundamental properties responsible for pollutant formation at the source.
This project has reconceptualised geographical scale and its relevance to social theory and practice.
Laklak Burarrwanga, Elder, Caretaker and eldest sister, has the right and cultural obligation to share aspects of her knowledge with others. Our collaboration enhances her ability to meet this obligation.
Isoprene represents approximately 50% of all non-methane biogenic volatile organic carbon emissions released into the atmosphere, and nearly 75% of the world’s isoprene emissions come from tropical ecosystems. Yet the tropics, and the Australian continent in particular, remains largely unstudied.
The Cultural Heritage Management industry has adopted landscape-based techniques for documenting and interpreting Aboriginal material culture. Associate Professor Patricia Fanning and the Western New South Wales Archaeology Program pioneered this technique.