About the Product Stewardship Centre of Excellence
The Product Stewardship Centre of Excellence is an independent, not for profit charity, that seeks to reduce waste generation and create positive environmental and social outcomes through sustainable product design, resource conservation, product reuse, and recycling.
The Centre helps businesses, industries, and product stewardship organisations adopt a product stewardship approach to deliver their ESG and circular economy objectives. Product stewardship is a key implementation pathway for manufacturers and brands to operationalise ESG policies and circular economy principles objectives.
It also provides independent advice on product stewardship priorities to the Australian government.
To accelerate the uptake of product stewardship in Australia by mentoring, educating, and activating stakeholders across product and material supply chains.
To see the wide scale adoption of product and material stewardship principles into business models that reduce waste generation and create positive environmental and social outcomes through good design, improved resource productivity, and sustainable reuse.