Sustainability in the Australian book industry

I've just completed a series of snapshots on sustainability in Australian publishing and bookselling, for Books+Publishing (subscription required): Part 1 provided an overall intro and looked at what publishers are doing. Part 2 looked at where most of the emissions come from, greener book production and printing practices, whether there are alternatives to the paper we currently use, and … Continue reading Sustainability in the Australian book industry

Yell, don’t whisper

Just want to pause the bookiness for a minute to tell you about a great project my sister, Sonja, is doing. 'Yell, Don't Whisper' is a three month design initiative that will enable her to work with a number of environmental non-profit organisations and action groups around Australia. She recently re-jigged the Port Phillip EcoCentre's image, pro-bono. They've … Continue reading Yell, don’t whisper