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Building a sustainable future

Amey Consulting’s Managing Director Alex Gilbert warns that the UK needs new skills and new thinking if it is to meet its net zero targets The need to build a more sustainable future is not in doubt. Tackling climate change ...

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Be on the right side – of Corporate Social Responsibility

The UK Government has set some pretty ambitious environmental targets for the country in the lead-up to COP-26 and at the Conference itself. Governments set targets and impose the regulatory framework, and the burden of implementation is cascaded down to ...

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Adler and Allan buys Jet Aire Services

Environmental and energy infrastructure specialist, Adler and Allan, has expanded its range of specialist environmental services with the acquisition of drainage experts, Jet Aire Services. Based in Leeds, Jet Aire Services is a leading UK drainage service provider in the ...

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Green building council publishes guidance for LA’s on new commercial buildings

New guidelines have been published by the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) to help local authorities drive up the sustainability of new commercial buildings. The Commercial Playbook shares policy recommendations for local authorities for new non-domestic buildings, such as offices, ...

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Amey reduces plastic and CO2 waste by 97 per cent across its cleaning operations

Amey has reduced plastic and CO2 waste by 97 per cent across its cleaning operations following the implementation of its new ‘Cleaning Excellence’ model. In 2020 Amey’s Secure Infrastructure business embarked on a journey to transform the way it cleans schools ...

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Be on the right side

Science and technology, along with global effort in a common cause, has controlled the worst impact of the Covid pandemic. Now the more significant challenge of tackling a potentially far more devastating threat to the world – climate change – ...

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New greener rules for companies bidding for major government contracts

Green building

New measures which require businesses bidding for major government contracts to commit to achieving net zero emissions have come into force.. The implementation of these rules will help deliver the manifesto promises made by this government to reach net zero ...

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Willmott Dixon to plant 100,000 trees over the next decade

As part of its ambition to deliver environmental net gain, through its sustainability strategy ‘Now or Never. Our decisive decade’, Willmott Dixon has pledged to plant 10,000 trees a year over the next decade. The approach will see both Willmott ...

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Environmental work pays off

No matter what industry we work in, we’re all know how important it is for businesses to be aware of their social and environmental responsibilities. As a large manufacturer with 5 production facilities across Europe, DURABLE have always exuded a ...

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Adler and Allan grows sustainability offering

Environmental risk reduction specialist, Adler and Allan, has appointed a new Sustainability Manager and launched several new services and strategies to reflect its mission to help clients to understand their environmental impact, decarbonise operations and take positive action towards a ...

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