Since 1869, the Adelaide Central Market has supported the attraction of investment and creation of opportunities for local business. The Adelaide Central Market recognises that becoming the world’s first carbon neutral city provides a platform for investment in the city.
With over 9 million visitors every year, the Adelaide Central Market is a food mecca for multicultural cuisine and fresh produce and so is perfectly positioned to lead by example. With the growing of food, its processing and transport all having a carbon footprint, the Adelaide Central Market aims to ensure operations are environmentally conscious and sustainable so that the Markets and our passion for food continues to be an important part of Adelaide.
The Adelaide Central Market is striving towards being carbon neutral through innovative practices while also encouraging businesses to thrive. Steps to reduce carbon emissions have included: