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Government Slammed Over Climate Change Crisis

IN A report released today (10 July 2019) the independent Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has called on the government to show that it...

Manufacturer Helps Wildlife Trust Create Nature Reserve

A STAFFORDSHIRE quarry, formerly operated by Aggregate Industries, has been restored to a wetland habitat in conjunction with the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust. Tucklesholme quarry –...

Carbon Report to be Issued as Call to Action for Construction...

THE TENTH annual World Green Building Week (23-29 September 2019) will mark the start of the World Green Building Council’s (WorldGBC) focus on end-to-end...

Covers Swaps Plastic for Paper

AS PART of its commitment to help sustain the environment, Covers Timber & Builders Merchants will no longer be providing plastic bags to its...

New Industry Framework for Net Zero Carbon Buildings

A NEW FRAMEWORK for the UK construction and property industry to transition new and existing buildings to become net zero carbon by 2050, has...

How Artificial Reed Beds are Helping to Solve Pollutants

IN 1858, authorities were forced to take action when a combination of hot weather, untreated human waste and industrial effluent caused the Great Stink...

Landscape Institute Launches Biosecurity Toolkit

THE LANDSCAPE Institute (LI) has published a new plant health and biosecurity toolkit for landscape consultants to prioritise action against pests and diseases that...

Kingspan Launches Ocean Plastic Clean-Up Partnership

KINGSPAN, the global leader in high performance insulation and envelope solutions for low carbon buildings, has committed to recycling 500m plastic bottles each year...

Sir David Attenborough and Co-Stars Speak Up for Wildlife in New...

SIR DAVID ATTENBOROUGH, Stephen Fry, Catherine Tate, Alison Steadman and Asim Chaudhry have backed a new campaign from The Wildlife Trusts that calls for...

Construction Leaders Unite to Limit Environmental Impact

TWENTY-THREE built environment businesses have signed an open letter to the Chancellor of the Exchequer asking for the Environment Bill to provide the foundation...