About Kevin O'Grady

Kevin has over 25 years of experience in helping companies to meet high end sustainability standards and improving their social and environmental performance. By unlocking the potential of industry for continual improvement Kevin helps organisations not only to meet market requirements but to realise commercial benefits and being seen as part of the solution, not part of the problem.

Palm Oil, The elephant in the supermarket

By |November 2nd, 2020|Media|

It is a little-known fact that if you go into a supermarket something more than 50% of everything you see there has got palm oil in it.  The assumption may be that it is just [...]

Swimming in drugs – Pharmaceutical in wastewater.

By |November 2nd, 2020|Media|

Recently Australian based sustainability expert Kevin O' Grady took part in a Water Stewardship audit of a Health Authority in Scotland.  Their key issue was pharmaceuticals in wastewater.  He learned that less than 30% of [...]

Pinnacle Quality recognises the outstanding work of Victorian Emergency services

By |July 15th, 2020|News and Events|


By |September 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Foundation & Advanced Training in the AWS Standard ABU DHABI: 24 September EDINBURGH: 10 November The AWS International Water Stewardship Standard (the AWS Standard) is the globally-consistent framework for implementing water stewardship, helping major water [...]

Pinnacle Quality AWS training services now available across the UK and Europe  

By |January 23rd, 2019|News and Events|

Pinnacle Quality AWS training services now available across the UK and Europe  Pinnacle Quality has extended its Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) training provision to Europe. UK-based AWS consultant Steve Brown, technical director of Water2050, [...]


By |August 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

For auditors and specialist service providers. This one-day course is accredited and recognised by AWS and satisfies the structured training and examination requirements for professionals seeking Level 3 accreditation as an AWS accredited auditor, consultant [...]


By |August 18th, 2017|Courses|

For sustainability and water management professionals & specialist service providers. This one-day course is accredited and recognised by AWS and will equip water management and sustainability professionals with the knowledge they need to implement or [...]


By |August 4th, 2017|News and Events|

Friday 21 July 2017 Melbourne, Australia Pinnacle Quality wins Alliance Water Stewardship seal of approval Group’s sustainability expertise will support training in the AWS standard Sustainability consulting and audit company Pinnacle Quality has been approved [...]

Second Asia Pacific Rainforest Summit

By |September 11th, 2016|Forestry, News and Events|

The Second Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit took place in Brunei Darussalam from the 3rd to the 5th of August 2016. It followed on from the first Summit, which was held in Sydney in November 2014. One [...]

Halal— A new perspective in marketing.

By |September 1st, 2016|Certification, News and Events, Pinnacle-Articles|

Pinnacle Quality helps companies achieve certification, principally in the sustainability area. However our capability statement also includes religious certification. Why? Simply put, this is often best addressed by integrating religious requirements into a quality systems [...]

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