The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games™ (GC2018) will be the largest sporting event Australia will see this decade and the biggest sporting spectacular the Gold Coast has ever seen. The city will shine on the world sporting stage.
Edge Environment and CSIRO have partnered to create a specialist team committed to creating a legacy of leading sustainable supply chain practice with supporting tools. This partnership of a sustainability consulting firm and the national research institute represents an institutional innovation for this kind of tender. This partnership will provide the practical and efficient measurement capability that is central to a thorough approach to sustainable procurement.
Our philosophy is measurement and rigour that is fit for purpose and supports positive commercial outcomes. CSIRO is the innovation catalyst for Australia and brings impressive scientific credentials and networks, particularly in the areas of carbon management, life cycle assessment, sustainability analysis and industrial ecology. Edge Environment has deep experience in sustainable procurement and sustainability; and are applying the BS8903 Framework with a number of key clients here in Australia, including Optus and KFC (YUM!).