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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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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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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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‘Think clean- buy green’ with Delphis Eco

  Leading the way in eco-friendly cleaning chemicals is British-brand, Delphis Eco, with its extensive range of products that not only are kind to the environment but come packaged, in what is believed to be a world-first recycling initiative, in ...

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Holchem Group launches new holistic green range

Holchem, the UK leader in hygiene technology solutions, have launched the ‘Holistic GreenRange’, a selection of Concentrate and Ready to Use cleaning products that are Ecolabel accredited and designed for use in the hospitality sector. Managing the sustainability of their ...

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Mobilane Green Screens used to create Highways England’s first ‘green bridge’

Highways England has installed its first ‘green bridge’ as part of the new £192 million A556 Knutsford to Bowdon dual carriageway, and has used Mobilane Green Screens as part of the innovative new feature. The project to improve links between ...

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Separation Issues

A cohesive waste strategy not only saves money, it can help build a reputation for good environmental management, says Bradley Smith, Grundon Waste Management Effective, responsible management of an organisation’s waste is not only good for the environment, enhancing the ...

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Bottled up

Providing staff with plenty of fresh water and hot drinks during the working day is an important requirement, but it’s also essential that the packaging waste that could ensue is dealt with effectively says Stephen Charles, MD of BRITA Vivreau ...

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