Publications Archive

Most Recent Resource Futures Publications

Cooper, C. & Giurco, D. 2011, 'Mineral resources landscape: reconciling complexity, sustainability and technology', International Journal of Technology Intelligence and Planning, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 1-18.

Cordell, D.J., White, S. & Prior, T.D. 2011, 'Securing phosphorus: food for thought, and food for the future', The Conversation, vol. 8 Sep 2011.
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Cordell, D.J., White, S. & Lindstrom, T. 2011, 'Peak phosphorus: the crunch time for humanity?', The Sustainability Review, vol. 2, no. 2 (Research), pp. 1-1.
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Corder, G.D., Giurco, D. & McLellan, B.C. 2011, 'Exploring the case for alternative energy technologies in the minerals industry', The AusIMM Bulletin: Journal of the Australiasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 4, no. August 2011, pp. 47-48.
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Fam, D.M. & Abeysuriya, K.R. 2011, 'Toilet talk', WME Magazine, vol. 22, no. 4, pp. 32-32.
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Giurco, D., Mason, L., Lederwasch, A., Prior, T.D. & Daly, J.G. 2011, 'Vision 2040: Innovation in mining and minerals', The AusIMM Bulletin, vol. Feb 2011, no. 1, pp. 70-74.
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Lederwasch, A., Mason, L., Daly, J.G., Prior, T.D. & Giurco, D. 2011, 'A vision for mining and minerals: Applying causal layered analysis and art', Journal of Futures Studies, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 203-224.
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Giurco, D., Bossilkov, A., Patterson, J.J. & Kazaglis, A. 2011, 'Developing industrial water reuse synergies in Port Melbourne: cost effectiveness, barriers and opportunities', Journal Of Cleaner Production, vol. 19, no. 8, pp. 867-876.
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Giurco, D., Cohen, B., Langham, E. & Warnken, M. 2011, 'Backcasting energy futures using industrial ecology', Technological Forecasting and Social Change, vol. 78, no. 5, pp. 797-818.
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Giurco, D., Mason, L., Lederwasch, A., Prior, T.D. & Daly, J.G. 2011, 'Vision 2040: Innovation in mining and minerals', The AusIMM Bulletin, vol. Feb 2011, no. 1, pp. 70-74.
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Mason, L., Prior, T.D., Mudd, G.M. & Giurco, D. 2011, 'Availability, addiction and alternatives: three criteria for assessing the impact of peak minerals on society', Journal Of Cleaner Production, vol. 19, no. 9-10, pp. 958-966.
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Giurco, D., Prior, T., Mudd, G., Mason, L. & Behrisch, J. 2010, Peak Minerals: A Review of Changing Impacts and Benefits., Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS & Monash University, Sydney, Australia.
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Cordell, D.J., Drangert, J. & White, S. 2009, 'The Story of Phosphorus: Global food security and food for thought', Global Environmental Change, vol. 19, no. 2009, pp. 292-305.
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Chong, J., Mason, L., Pillora, S., Giurco, D. 2009,  Briefing Paper – Product stewardship schemes in Asia: China and Taiwan, Japan, South Korea.
Paper prepared for Department for the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts.
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Cordell, D.J., Neset, T.S., White, S. & Drangert, J. 2009, 'Preferred future phosphorus scenarios: A framework for meeting long-term phosphorus needs for global food demand', International Conference on Nutrient Recovery from Wastewater Streams, Vancouver, Canada, May 2009 in International Conference on Nutrient Recovery from Wastewater Streams, ed Ashley, K., Mavinic, D. and Koch F., IWA Publishing, London, UK, pp. 23-43.
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Prior, J., Partridge, E.Y., Plant, R.A., Ison, N. 2009, 'Community experiences, perceptions of and attitudes to contaminated land and its remediation: an analysis of metropolitan and local newspapers in Australia', Australian Technology Park, Sydney NSW, April 2009.
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McLellan, B.C., Corder, G.D., Giurco, D. & Green, S. 2009, 'Incorporating sustainable development in the design of mineral processing operations - Review and analysis of current approaches', Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 17, no. 16, pp. 1414-1425.
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Cooper, C. & Giurco, D. 2009, 'The Mineral Resources Landscape - An Expanded Conceptualisation of Minerals Sustainability', Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry (SDIMI) Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, July 2009 in Proceedings of Sustainable Development Indicators in the Minerals Industry 2009 Conference, ed Brereton, D., Bangerter, P., Corder, G., Gollogly, K., Green, S., Keenan, J., Laurie, L. and Moran, C., The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Carlton, Australia, pp. 115-122.
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Giurco, D., Evans, G., Cooper, C., Mason, L. & Franks, D. 2009, Mineral Futures Discussion Paper: Sustainability Issues, Challenges and Opportunities., Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS & Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (Uni of Qld), Sydney, Australia.
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Cordell, D.J. 2008, 'Phosphorus, food and 'messy' problems: A systemic inquiring into the management of a critical global resource', ANZSYS 2008, Edith Cowan University, December 2008 in Proceedings of the 14th ANZSYS Australia New Zealand Systems Society Conference, ed David Cook, SECAU - Security Research Centre, Edith Cowan University, Perth, pp. 1-15.

Plant, R.A., Herriman, J. & Partridge, E.Y. 2008, 'Community attitudes to in-situ remediation of contaminated sites', CRC for Contamination Assessment and Remediation of the Environment (CRC CARE) Conference, Adelaide, April 2008.

Ghosh, S., Vale, R.J. & Vale, B. 2008, 'Local Food production in home gardens: measuring onsite sustainability potential of residential development', International Journal of Environment and Sustainable Development (IJESD), vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 430-451.
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Giurco, D., Schmidt, P. & McLellan, B.C. 2008, 'Australian Life Cycle Initiative (AusLCI) & CSRP database: Australian data', CSRPa??08 Conference, Brisbane, Australia, November 2008.
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Cordell, D.J. & White, S. 2008, 'The Story of Phosphorus: Sustainability implications of global fertilizer scarcity for Australia', National Workshop on the Future of Phosphorus, University of Technology, Sydney, November 2008 in Discussion paper for the National Workshop on the Future of Phosphorus, ed Cordell, D., Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney, pp. 1-21.

Cordell, D.J. & White, S. 2008, The Story of Phosphorus: Sustainability implications of global fertilizer scarcity for Australia, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney, pp. 1-12.

Cordell, D.J. 2008, 'The Story of Phosphorus: missing global goverance of a critical resource, Preliminary findings from 2 years of doctoral research', SENSE Earth System Governance, VU University, Amsterdam, August 2008 in SENSE Earth System Governance, ed Cordell, D., Cordell, D., Sydney, pp. 1-25.
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Giurco, D. & Petrie, J. 2007, 'Strategies For Reducing The Carbon Footprint Of Copper: New Technologies, More Recycling Or Demand Management?', Minerals Engineering, vol. 20, no. 9, pp. 842-853.
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Cordell, D.J. & Kerschner, C. 2007, 'Governing global resource peaks: the case of peak oil and peak phosphorus', Institutional Analysis of Sustainability Problems, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, June 2007.

Giurco, D. & Petrie, J. 2006, 'Managing material flows and impacts for copper', Material, Mineral and Metal Ecology MME06, Cape Town, November 2006 in Material, Mineral and Metal Ecology MME06, ed Wills J., MME06, Cape Town.
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White, S., Cordell, D.J. 2004, Beyond Recycling - An Integrated Waste Management Framework for Local Government - Part B: Recycling in Context - the Current Situation, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.
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White, S., Cordell, D.J. 2004, Beyond Recycling - An Integrated Waste Management Framework for Local Government - Part A: Developing an Integrated Waste Management Strategy and Empowering the Community, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.
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White, S., Lansbury, N., Nheu, N., Cordell, D.J. 2004, Review of the National Packaging Covenant, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.
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Stewart, M., Giurco, D. & Petrie, J. 2003, 'A sustainability analysis of the metals value chain: a focus on copper', Proceedings of XXII International Mineral Processing Congress, Cape Town, October 2003 in Proceedings of XXII International Mineral Processing Congress, IMPC, Cape Town, pp. 572-582.

Diesendorf, M.O. 2002, 'Sustainable Economics and Business', InFoRM 2000 National Workshop on Integrated Food Production and Resource Management in Proceedings of the InFoRM 2000 National Workshop on Integrated Food Production and Resource Management, ed Kev Warburton, Usha Pilai-McGarry & Deborah Ramage, Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation, pp. 12-14.
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White, S. & Aisbett, E. 2002, 'Container deposit legislation - an independent assessment of the introduction of CDL in NSW', LGAQ Waste Conference 2002 - Funding the Future, Mackay, Queensland, July 2002, Local Government Association of Queensland.
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White, S., Calvert, F., Cordell, D.J., O'Rourke, A., Waters, S.C. & Young, E. 2001, Independent Review of Container Deposit Legislation in NSW - Vol 1. Extended Producer Responsibility: Principles, Policy and Practice in NSW, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.
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White, S., Aisbett, E., Awad, I., Bubna-Litic, K., Calvert, F., Chanan, V., Cordell, D.J., Hendriks, C., Lee, N., O'Rourke, A., Palmer, J.M., Robinson, J., Young, E. & Sarac, K. 2001, Independent Review of Container Deposit Legislation in NSW - Vol 2. Costs and Benefits of Container Deposit Legislation in NSW, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.
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White, S., Aisbett, E., Awad, I., Bubna-Litic, K., Calvert, F., Chanan, V., Cordell, D.J., Hendriks, C., Lee, N., O'Rourke, A., Palmer, J.M., Robinson, J., Sarac, K. & Young, E. 2001, Independent Review of Container Deposit Legislation in NSW - Vol 3. Consultation and Social Research, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.
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White, S. 2001, Independent Advice on Container Deposit Legislation in the Northern Territory, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.

Cordell, D.J. & Young, E. 2001, Waste Minimisation and Management Strategy Stage 1, Institute for Sustainable Futures, Sydney.

Banfield, K., Campbell, S. & Mason, C. 2001, Submission to SEPP 66: Integrating Land Use and Transport, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney, pp. 1-26.
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Kuiper, G., Blackadder, J., Slapp, B. & Hendriks, C. 2001, Shop Smart, Buy Green: a consumer's guide to saving money and reducing environmental impacts, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra, Australia.
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White, S. 2001, Independent Review of Container Deposit Legislation in New South Wales, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.
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Young, E., Carew, A. & White, S. 2000, Waste Minimisation Study, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.

Young, E., Carew, A. & White, S. 2000, Ku-ring-gai Campus Refurbishment, Institute for Sustainable Futures, UTS, Sydney.

Carew, A., Robinson, D. & White, S. 1999, 'The benefits of indoor water efficiency for on-site system performance', On-site '99, University of New England, Armidale, July 1999 in Proceedings of On-site '99 conference: making on-site wastewater systems work, ed Patterson, R.A., Lanfax Laboratories, Armidale, Australia, pp. 75-83.
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White, S., Robinson, D.G. 1999, 'Costs and benefits of reducing wastewater flows through improving the efficiency of water using appliances', 18th Federal Convention of the Australian Water and Wastewater Association, Adelaide, Australia, April 1999 in 18th Federal Convention of the Australian Water and Wastewater Association, Executive Summaries, Australian Water and Wastewater Association, Sydney, Australia, pp. 63-64.
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Picton, T. 1998, 'Aluminium: "Green Metal"?', Mining Monitor, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 5-6.
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