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Home > Press > Nanovations is One of the First Nanotechnology Companies to Become Carbon Neutral: By reducing and offsetting carbon emissions in its operation, Nanovations Pty Ltd is setting a new standard for emission free manufacturing of Nanotechnology products

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Nanovations demonstrates its commitment to helping reduce greenhouse gas emissions by becoming one of the first carbon neutral Nanotechnology manufacturers in the world.

Nanovations is One of the First Nanotechnology Companies to Become Carbon Neutral: By reducing and offsetting carbon emissions in its operation, Nanovations Pty Ltd is setting a new standard for emission free manufacturing of Nanotechnology products

Sydney | Posted on May 6th, 2012

While careful power management, recycling and procurement did help to significantly minimise Nanovations carbon footprint, it's not possible for a modern organisation to achieve zero carbon footprint status without carbon offsetting.

To achieve this, Nanovations worked with the Carbon Neutral organisation in Australia to analyse the volume of the emissions, including from energy consumption for the production, warehousing and administration, waste and business travel. Once identified, these were reduced with carbon offsetting. Through offsetting, every tonne of CO2 that is emitted by Nanovations Pty Ltd is matched by an equivalent amount saved by a project somewhere else in the world.

Having successfully implemented the Carbon Neutral Program in its own operations, Nanovations will also offer the option to purchase carbon offsets on behalf of its international customers, to set off the emissions produced by the transport of the manufactured goods to the international locations.

"At Nanovations," says managing director Harry Stulajter, "we like to be innovative. We're leaders in ultra-thin glass coatings and we want to be leaders in every aspect of how we run our business. We're committed to being as environmentally responsible as possible, so becoming carbon neutral was simply the next logical step."

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About Nanovations Pty Ltd
Nanovations offers products and services that can assist the construction industry and surface coating , in particular in several ways. We support both small and large companies with customized product solutions and consultancy services, tailoring the level of our advice to suit their needs. Our Consultants can provide a single day of surface finishing consultancy or work on long term projects. Our advice is always geared to improving our Client's profitability.

Nanovations is one of the pioneers in commercializing Nanotechnology and advanced products in Australia.

The company is exporting more than 95% of its products to currently more than 40 countries.

Nanovations Pty Ltd is linking specific product benefits with companies, subcontractors and building product suppliers and manufacturers, adding extraordinary advantages to a product , materials and buildings and constructions.

Nanovations Pty Ltd is the only manufacturer of nanoscale glass coating technology in Australia. Specialized product solutions like the abrasive glass cleaners and metal protection and Nano-hybrid solutions are also manufactured in Australia.

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Nanovations Pty Ltd
Frenchs Forest NSW 2086
ACN 121 199 120
+61 (0)2 9975 5602

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