Industrial ecology in the early childhood education sector: a case study of organic resources recycling and awareness

Timothy Baynes

CSIRO Land and Water

Dr. Tim Baynes has worked across a broad range of sustainability research areas including water accounting, distributed electricity generation, urban development modeling, risk and resilience assessment, climate adaptation and is currently spending a lot of time thinking about material flows.


We present progress and results of a continuing project to re-cycle organic resources within an Australian child care business with three outcomes of different themes: turning food and garden waste into a resource for growing... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Timothy Baynes (CSIRO Land and Water)
  2. Samantha Grant-vest (SESL Australia Pty Ltd)
  3. Dimitra Nikoloulias (Rozelle Child Care Centre Ltd)

Topic Areas

• Business and industry practices / case studies , • Education in sustainability science


ThS-5 » Lightning Session 1: Science for Sustainable and Resilient Communities (08:30 - Thursday, 29th June, Room H)

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