Latest Cooperative Research Centre Stories

2011-11-07 16:18:52

Australia has taken a key step towards improving measures of human health risk with the release of new guidelines targeting one of our commonest sources of industrial contamination. A new guidance document on the health screening levels (HSLs) for petroleum hydrocarbons in soil, soil vapor and groundwater has been released by the Cooperative Research Centre for Contamination Assessment and Remediation of the Environment (CRC CARE). It is expected to provide the basis for guidance in the...

2011-07-07 00:00:03

Australia's New Innovation Management Training Program - Launched June 8 by the Advanced Manufacturing CRC - Works To Make Australia More Competitive By Bridging the Gap Between Ideas, Technology and Real-World Commercial Outcomes. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) July 06, 2011 Australia's Industry Leaders Unite; Develop Comprehensive Innovation Management Training For advanced manufacturing companies, innovation management is the key to sustained growth and profit. However, for as much money...

2011-07-02 00:00:33

Exciting New Innovation Management Training Program Propels Australian Innovators Into Global Manufacturing. A first of its kind innovation management training program has been launched by the Advanced Manufacturing CRC. http://www.Innovativity.com.au Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) July 01, 2011 Understanding and applying innovation (the process of Innovation Management) is a critical success driver in today's manufacturing environment. However, despite the fact that Australia leads the world...

2010-12-09 13:25:53

Australia has renewed its commitment to a clean environment and healthy, safe community by extending its national research effort into contamination and clean-up by a further nine years. The Managing Director of the Cooperative Research Centre for Contamination Assessment and Remediation of the Environment (CRC CARE), Professor Ravi Naidu, welcomed the announcement today by Minister for Science Senator Kim Carr that CRC CARE will be extended for a further nine years. CRC CARE II is one of...

2010-11-11 13:24:44

Professor Paul Ehrlich, senior statesman of the environmental movement, and currently visiting Australia, today joined with Australian researchers to warn of the danger of man-made chemicals accumulating in the environment and the tissues of living organisms, including people. Speaking at a public meeting organised by the University of Adelaide's Environment Institute, Professor Ehrlich said the continuing contamination by artificial and other toxic compounds released into the environment by...

2009-12-16 16:10:00

Vibrant regional economies, more jobs for Australians in remote areas, better education and more enterprises for Aboriginal people are the goals of a new national research organization. The Cooperative Research Centre for Remote Economic Participation (CRC-REP) will be a public good research center with a major focus on delivering solutions to economic disadvantage in remote Australia. In particular CRC-REP will directly address the Australian Government's national priorities under its...

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