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31 May 2016

Multimillion-dollar funding for commercial waste-to-biofuel plants

It’s been a busy few days for start-up Licella, whose technology developed in partnership with the University of Sydney has been the subject of new contracts with companies in Canada and the UK, which could transform the huge pulp and paper industry and end-of-life, difficult-to-recycle plastics – turning waste into an asset.

31 May 2016

Workplace policies must reflect 21st century realities

Work and care policy needs to reflect research evidence, writes Dr Elizabeth Hill, co-convenor of the Australian Work and Family Policy Roundtable. 

31 May 2016

Indigenous student realises dreams helping animals in outback

For as long as she can remember, University of Sydney student Simone Armstrong remembers having a deep fascination with animals.

31 May 2016

Australian airlines among the world's most efficient

New research from the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies at the University of Sydney has revealed that Australia's major airlines, including Qantas and Virgin, are among the most efficient and resilient worldwide.