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Surrey County Cricket Club and the Kia Oval re-commits to reduce plastic use

Surrey County Cricket Club and the Kia Oval have further committed to reduce their plastic use after agreeing a brand new partnership with Stack-Cup. This follows last week’s announcement that a consultation will start later this year as Theresa May ...

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Zero carbon buildings

David Clark, Partner at international engineering and sustainable building consultancy, Cundall in Sydney, and principal author of the first Green Star rating tool in Australia, suggests ways that office tenants can still aim to become a zero-carbon business This is ...

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Government proposes bottle deposit return scheme to help tackle waste pollution

Environment Secretary, Michael Gove, announced yesterday that a deposit return scheme to increase recycling rates and slash the amount of waste polluting our land and seas will be introduced subject to consultation later this year. It is estimated that UK ...

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New service speeds implementation of electric vehicle (EV) charging systems 

Cutting time to ‘go live’ when efficient EV charging systems have to be planned, specified and implemented swiftly but safely is the aim of a new service formed through the alliance of installation contractor ICEE Managed Services and Rapid, a ...

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Servest helps Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service to achieve Carbon Trust Triple Standard

The Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service (SCTS) has achieved the Carbon Trust Triple Standard with the support of global service provider, Servest. SCTS was awarded the accreditation having successfully cut its carbon emissions, water use and waste following years of ...

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Helistrat launches international network

Environmental consultancy and contract manager, Helistrat, has announced plans for the international expansion of the business. The move will enable Helistrat to extend its sustainability consultancy and ongoing contract management services to existing ‘blue chip’ clients with international operations, as ...

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Resourceful thinking

Dave Raywood of HSS Hire Group argues that rental companies have a vital role to play in establishing a circular economy In March 2016, the European Rental Association (ERA) welcomed the European Commission’s circular economy package, adding to the debate ...

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The biggest Mobilane WallPlanter in the UK: Bracknell town centre regeneration

The architecture in Bracknell town centre has long been plagued by its post-war dull, bland, grey reputation. With very little large scale development since the 1950s, the area was screaming out for investment and for an injection of life and ...

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Dulux Trade: Helping to make sustainable choices easier

Celebrating World Green Building Week 2017, Dulux Trade has strengthened its position as a green market leader in the commercial sector by launching two significant developments to help specifiers achieve improved sustainability. The first is a guide on how to ...

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ISS Receive Environment Awards

ISS has won three Green Apple Environment Awards in the international campaign to find the greenest companies, councils and communities. The company competed against more than 500 other nominations in the Green Apple Awards for Environmental Best Practice in the ...

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