Case Studies

For commercial reasons and client confidentiality we only publish select, approved case studies. Contact us to discuss our experience in your particular industry.

Pangolin Associates client: Frasers Property Australia (Central Park Sydney green building).

Frasers Property Australia

Frasers Property is a climate change leader, embedding innovative actions into business as usual practices. Their operations, and a subsidiary, are Climate Active certified.

Climate Active certified organisation - Pablo & Rusty's Coffee Roasters

Pablo & Rusty's Coffee Roasters

In 2020 Pablo & Rusty’s achieved Climate Active carbon neutral certification. Impressively, since 2017 it has also been a B Corporation.

Pangolin Associates case study: RM Williams Manufacturer & Retailer (akubra)

RM Williams

Manufacturer and retailer, RM Williams, undertook an Energy Audit as part of SA's Business Sustainability Alliance funding. The audit identified savings of about $66,000 p/a.

BioPak: certified carbon neutral disposable containers (biocane container and wooden cutlery)


BioPak produces a range of disposable foodservice products that break down into nutrient-rich compost when processed along with foodscraps. These are Climate Active certified.

Pangolin Associates case study: NCOS certified Ross Hill Wines, Orange NSW. (Winery.)

Ross Hill Wine Group

Ross Hill is the first Australian winery to achieve carbon neutral certification . This is an impressive undertaking. Ross Hill is certified for both its operations and its products.

Photo: Local Government Super (LGS)

Active Super

Active Super is a certified responsible super fund with a strong commitment to sustainability and a better future for members. Now the super fund adds Climate Active carbon neutrality to its accreditations.

Image: Corinda State High School, Queensland, Cafe

Corinda State High School

Currently, Corinda is the only Climate Active certified secondary school in Australia. This is not a one-time goal. Corinda has a three-year plan to maintain the Australian Government Certification.

Glass of cordial - Bickfords - an Australian privately owned and managed beverage manufacturer

Bickfords Australia

Bickfords Australia received a Clean Technology Investment Program (CTIP) grant of $72,500 following a comprehensive Energy Audit. Cost savings could surpass $320,000.

Photo: Carbon neutral certified With Architecture Studio, Perth

With_Architecture Studio

With_Architecture Studio is an award-winning practice in Perth WA. This is the first architecture firm in Australia to become certified carbon neutral under Climate Active

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Mater Hospitals and Health Services
The Brisbane hospital needed to meet legislative requirements such as NGER and the Clean Energy Act. Mater also felt the pressure to act on sustainability from community and staff.

Leichhardt Municipal Council won the NSW Local Government Excellence in the Environment Awards in 2012. That year the Council also became certified carbon neutral through the Federal Government’s Climate Active scheme (formerly the National Carbon Offset Standard (NCOS)).

Maurice Blackburn Lawyers wanted to put an Environmental Management System (EMS) in place. The firm also undertakes annual Greenhouse Gas Assessments to become carbon neutral.

Oakhill College in Castle Hill NSW invested in renewable energy, among many other actions. The college engaged us for annual GHG Assessments. In three years Oakhill reduced carbon emissions by over 24 percent.

Techno Plas, a plastics and specialised moulding manufacturer, achieved substantial energy efficiencies and cost savings. They also won a Clean Energy Investment grant.

Centennial Park Cemetery Authority implemented efficiencies in carbon, energy, waste and water to fulfill Environmental Management Plan requirements. Centennial undergoes annual GHG Assessments.

Jurlique International
Skincare company, Jurlique, needed to align a carbon monitoring solution with carbon reduction initiatives. Pangolin provided software to measure and report.

FB Rice wanted to demonstrate environmental accountability. The intellectual property firm undertook an energy audit and greenhouse gas assessments.

WestSide Corporation Limited (ASX: WCL) WestSide is a mining organisation dealing with government compliance pressure, specifically NGER (National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting).

Church Point Ferry Service serves offshore residents of Pittwater. This is the first NSW public transport service to introduce a Green Ticket carbon offsetting programme.

Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service is a rescue service with a focus on sustainability. Winning government health tenders meant greening the business so we helped with measuring and offsetting carbon emissions.

Australian Steel Institute case study

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