Entries by Centre for Organic Research and Education


CORE participated in this year’s annual conference of the California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA) which ran from 24th October to 26th October 2022 in Palm Springs, California. The conference offered a unique opportunity to interact with professionals in the stormwater field. Each year the conference draws leading members of the stormwater community including local, state, […]

CORE to implement a Reef Restoration Program

In response to continued efforts needed to restore The Great Barrier Reef, CORE is working with local members and stakeholders to implement the “Sustainable Amendments For Agriculture (SAFA)” Program with farmers on the Great Barrier Reef. CORE will adapt the program to include wider circular economy initiatives as well as working with the Fintech industry […]

CORE is leading a delegation to ECOMONDO 2022

CORE is hosting a delegation to Ecomondo 2022, one of Europe’s premier sustainability event being held in Rimini, Italy from 8th to 11th November 2022. CORE has been selected to present in two conference streams with our presentation titled “Merging the Circular Economy with the Blue Economy”. Ecomondo boast a wide range of innovative technology […]

CORE is a major partner with AGPATH

CORE is a collaborating partner with AGPATH (www.agpath.com.au) on a Sustainability Victoria research project to determine the odour effects of using FOGO in on-farm composting applications. The project will also provide valuable input and guidance into how FOGO based compost can be used in agricultural applications.

CORE is assisting Export-Ready Members

CORE is assisting members who are export ready as a part of a three-year program of the Export Market Development Grant (EMDG). CORE has already commenced working with a number of members in overseas markets and the EMDG grants enables the program to be expanded to include more members. Target markets that CORE are initially […]

CORE celebrates 20 years of protecting Sydney Harbour with Bio-Filters using recycled organics

Ever wondered where your kerbside collected garden organics go? Chances are it could be contributing to keeping Sydney Harbour’s water safe from toxic pollutants. CORE members have provided organic bio-filters that now “ring” Sydney Harbour and its tributaries from Manly to Annandale (installed in 1998) through Redfern and Sydney and around to Rose Bay. Bio-Filters […]

The launch of the Shanghai Sponge City Demonstration Park

CORE has collaborated with a Chinese recycled organics member to launch a Sponge Park in Shanghai Botanical Gardens. The project showcased five installations that combined recycled organic material with other materials to produce bio-filters. The launch opening of the park included local engineering firms, National and Shanghai Sponge City committee members and representatives from the […]