Smart Approved WaterMark is managed by

EcoHort is an industry specific Environmental Management System designed for Australian businesses with a systematic approach to assess their environmental and natural resource management responsibilities, as part of their daily business management. This system has been developed by the Nursery and Greenlife Industry Australia in partnership with Horticulture Australia Limited (HAL).


  • A business that uses the guidelines can recognise and access environmental and natural resource impacts and manage them in a responsible and sustainable manner.
  • Environmental and natural resource stewardship demonstrated to industry, government and the community.
  • Gain recognition for water saving efforts.
  • Integrity assured by annual independent audits.