|Praises, no criticism|
|Some praise, no criticism|
|Praises, some criticism|
|Criticism, some praise|
Note: Ratings are based on company record, including parent companies.
They are not a comment on the product itself.
|Outstanding Product Feature|
Fuel & Convenience Stores
|The Guide > Retail > Stores > Fuel & Convenience Stores|
As petroleum is a non-renewable natural resource the industry is faced with an inevitable eventual depletion of the world's oil supply. The Hubbert peak theory suggests that after a peak in oil production rates, a period of oil depletion will ensue. Since virtually all economic sectors rely heavily on petroleum, peak oil could lead to a partial or complete failure of markets
- Consider car pooling and car sharing. [coseats.com]
- Try walking, cycling or taking public transport where possible
The petroleum industry is the largest industrial source of emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs), a group of chemicals that contribute to the formation of ground-level ozone (smog). The combustion of fossil fuels produces greenhouse gases and other air pollutants as by-products. Some petroleum industry operations have been responsible for water pollution through by-products of refining and oil spills.
- Where possible, walk, ride, carpool or catch public transport rather than drive.
|Caltex Woolworths||EG Group (TDR Capital)
Fuel Supplier: Ampol
|David Jones Food BP||David Jones BP||5|
Major Fuel Supplier: Viva Energy Australia
|Shell||Viva Energy Australia (Viva Energy)
Brand Owner: Shell
|7-Eleven||7-Eleven Australia (Withers Group)
Fuel Supplier: Mobil Oil Australia
|Coles Express||Coles Express (Coles Group)
Fuel Supplier: Viva Energy Australia
|BP||BP Australia (BP)||UK||6|
|Gull, Choice, Peak||Puma Energy Australia (Trafigura)||NLD||6|
|Puma||Puma Energy Australia (Trafigura)||NLD||6|