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Working strategy

Keith Chanter, CEO of EMCOR UK, explains to Sara Bean why a slow and steady strategy of organic growth has reaped healthy results for the facilities services company The FM services market has seen a number of key players have ...

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Essity invests in sustainable fibre technology

Essity is investing €37 million in technology that will enable the company to produce high quality hygiene tissue products from wheat straw. This innovative process will offer major sustainability benefits since wheat straw is an agricultural by-product and a renewable ...

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On your bike

Andrew Brown argues that a key way for FMs to embrace sustainability is to encourage people to ride their bike to work One of the common themes in FM right now is responsibility. There is widespread acknowledgement – of a ...

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A question of waste

The second joint survey by FMJ and Grundon Waste Management on how FMs approach waste management and recycling reveals a shift in priorities from compliance to positive sustainability outcomes When FMJ and Grundon Waste Management first agreed to carry out ...

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Blue Apple launches bespoke coffee Pip & Bean

Blue Apple Catering has launched Pip & Bean Coffee, a bespoke blend of the finest Arabica beans, developed in-house with Bewley’s Tea and Coffee Contract caterers compete with high street brands on a daily basis and coffee is one of ...

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DURABLE claim ‘Environmental Award’ at the prestigious UKWA Awards

Last month saw the 75th annual UKWA awards take place at The Dorchester in London and we are delighted to announce that DURABLE has been awarded the ‘Environmental Award’ for 2019! The awards are designed to recognise excellence across companies ...

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New downloadable pack aims to help FM meet sustainability challenges

Over 94 per cent of respondents to the second annual waste management survey carried out by FMJ in partnership with Grundon Waste Management have said there is a growing emphasis on their business’ sustainability and environmental credentials within their day-to-day ...

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Local coffee company in London fight single-use packaging with environmentally friendly delivery service for businesses

Hej Coffee, known for their coffee houses, roastery and wholesale business have launched their new Hej Round delivery service: Delivering freshly roasted coffee in reusable containers to combat single-use packaging. Locally established Hej Coffee are your neighbourhood coffee shop with ...

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The drinking water dilemma

Sustainability has never been more important. We’re all being encouraged to save energy, consume less and work towards a healthier planet. But what does it mean to you and your role as a facilities manager? When it comes to single-use ...

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ISS challenges stakeholders to stop at least 80,000 items becoming waste on World Environment Day

On 5 June 2019, ISS aims to save over 80,000 items from going into waste bins by issuing its third annual global ‘Zero Waste Challenge’.  The ‘ZWC’ is open to all individuals and organisations and is the brainchild of the ...

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