Core Activities

The DMSC has an industry-wide focus that assists Company Members to improve environmental compliance and the sustainability of their operations. This is achieved by: 
  • enabling knowledge-sharing on best practice
  • connecting Company Members with pre-screened technologies and project funding opportunities to accelerate technology transfer
  • monitoring and supporting individual and collective Company Member progress against industry benchmarks for environmental sustainability, which have been established under the Australian Dairy Industry Sustainability Framework, namely, reducing greenhouse gas emissions intensity, consumptive water usage intensity, and waste-to-landfill intensity
  • publicity reporting on collective outcomes
  • drawing upon a collective voice and the support of Dairy Australia to respond to industry issues.