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Hon Prof Jim Petrie

Jim Petrie, C.Eng. FIChemE

Emeritus Professor, University of Sydney, Australia

Honorary Professor, University of Cape Town

Email: jim.petrie@sydney.edu.au



BSc Hons (ChemEng) Cape Town, MSc (Eng) Houston, PhD Cape Town


A retired academic, with some 40 years’ experience in the field of Engineering for Sustainability, with a focus on resource stewardship (energy, minerals, water and wastes).

Committed to working with key stakeholders to enhance the quality of decision making practice and outcomes in this arena.