Environmental solutions made easy
Established in 1996 and proud to be Australian owned and operated, Absorb Environmental Solutions has offices and depots in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Townsville and Perth. We provide products, services and training to all states and territories.
Absorb Environmental Solutions is respected for being technically rigorous and responsive to our clients needs by providing world class environmental solutions to a wide range of processes and industries across Australia.
We are committed to providing quality service, and pride ourselves on being easy to deal with and keeping it simple and practical. We have shown a willingness to help deliver a solution for any issue our clients may have, providing ease of access to our sound technical environmental advice and expertise.
Our experienced staff specialise in advising our customers about the right products to suit each application or where a different approach might be required.
We ensure that our customers are leaders in reducing the environmental impact of, and ensure the sustainability of their operations.
We do this by creating and implementing world class environmental products, training and services.
Absorb is the leading provider of environmental training, products and services.
We are acknowledged as an innovative organisation that makes a difference to the sustainability of our clients.
Company Values Statement
Work to live – not live to work
Provide a place to work where people feel appreciated and can grow
Deal with others honestly, ethically and with generosity.
Protect and enhance the environment we live in with passion and vigour.
Absorb Environmental Solutions is committed to operating in a sustainable fashion – managing environmental, social and economic risks and responsibilities. This is implemented and supported by all levels of management and staff. We will continually strive to research and introduce new innovations in improving both our company and our clients sustainability.
Quality Service Statement
We are committed to providing quality service, and pride ourselves on being easy to deal with and keeping it simple and practical.
We are proud to say we built our business on positive word-of-mouth which continues to this day. We value this for the impact on the future success of our company, and view referrals as a key indicator of our client’s satisfaction.
Our team measures it’s success in terms of value added to our clients operations and a reduction in the environmental impact and improved environmental sustainability of these operations.
Director & Lecturer
Phil is the company Founder, Director and the Head Lecturer, in fact he quite literally wrote the book on Environmental Management. You won’t be able to help catching some of his passion for the environment and be amazed by the depth of his knowledge and experience.
Business Development Executive
Craig is one of our most experienced employees, he has performed all of the key functions in the business from administration to leading spill clean up teams since joining the team in 2002. Craig’s wealth of knowledge and experience is a key benefit to the clients he looks after.
Southern & Central Qld
Leigh has been part of the Absorb team since 2011. Leigh brings passion and dedication to everything he does and has a commitment to achieving the best outcome for his clients. Leigh’s engineering maintenance background provides a strong foundation to for the service work he performs for Absorb’s clients.
RTO Administrator and Accounts Receivable Debtors/Creditors
RTO Administrator and Accounts Receivable Debtors/Creditors.
Jan has been with the company since 2010 and is based in Queensland.
As an RTO Administrator Jan’s responsibility is to support student along their training journey; scheduling programmes for Diploma of Environmental Management, NRT – Nationally recognised training, specialise training programmes in environmental management e.g. soil erosion, senior management, hazardous environmental awareness, On-line spill response training, and classroom base Spill Response training; and I also work in Accounts Receivable issuing invoices Debtors/Creditor.
” My experiences that I have gained and enjoyed whilst working with Absorb group of companies has been extensive learning about products, spill clean up and response, and fines imposed on companies for not responding to an incident on site. Meeting new staff members from all walks of life, their experiences, knowledge and wisdom, helping myself gain the aptitude to be confident in assisting our client when approached. Talking with Clients within conversations, learning about the vast ray of products we have on offer to help, and those special request to investigate and find the correct application for use within an environmental situation.”
What type of tree Jan has hugged recently?
Huon Pine in Tasmania upon visiting the Huon Valley state forest. Walking out on the suspension bridge at this great height to oversee the canopy was an experience I will never forget.
Our Environmental Trainers delivering Environmental education are senior environmental specialists with extensive skills within their respective industries and qualifications at graduate and post graduate levels, they also have experience in providing training and maintain a Certificate IV in TAE.
Lecturer & Assessor
Irma Prunnell has over 20 years experience in Environmental Management, both with local and state government, and the private sector. Currently Irma works as an HSEQ consultant, developing & implementing Environmental, WHS and Quality Management Systems, conducting audits and delivering training
Pevlin is an experienced management systems adviser and trainer. He has over 30 years’ experience in training and reducing threats to people and losses to organisations. He actively applies risk management and quality-based concepts in the realms of occupational health and safety, environmental management, and process improvement.
He has a service background in the Australian Army. He has undertaken varied appointments including teaching and training management, safety management, and environmental assessments and controls for major defence activities.
He has been presenting and assessing training in EMS and auditing in the private sector since 2006