Bristol Researchers find biobased building materials less sustainable than concrete in South Africa

May 29, 2024 0

Researchers at the University of Bristol have found that mycelium composites—biobased materials made from fungi and agricultural residues—can have a greater environmental impact than traditional fossil-fuel-based materials due to the significant electricity consumption required for their production. In the findings, published today in Scientific Reports, the team show that this Read More

Replace your boiler with an air source heat pump in 2024

February 28, 2024 0

Great News! The boiler upgrade grant is rising from £5,000 to £7,500. What does this mean for you? Well if you were to ditch your boiler for a heat pump it would only cost £3000 with the government grant as some energy companies are offering heat pumps as low as Read More

Hydes Brewery Introduces New Environmental Measures Across Its Entire Operation

February 1, 2024 0

Salford-based brewer and pub retailer Hydes has announced a raft of new environmental initiatives which will be introduced across the business throughout the year. The family-owned independent brewery which celebrated its 160th anniversary last year, has introduced numerous initiatives across different areas of the business from the brewery and head office throughout Read More

Historic eco-friendly fencing shapes woodland gateway

January 16, 2024 0

Parts of a Prestatyn woodland are set to be spruced up with age old eco-friendly fencing. Denbighshire County Council’s Countryside Service has worked this week to create a new sustainable sourced fencing boundary next to the Coed Y Morfa Gateway area. Rangers with the help of Nature for Health Volunteers Read More

Speakers Corner Secures B Corp Certification, Recognising its Commitment to Social and Environmental Responsibility

December 14, 2023 0

London-based Speakers Corner has added another feather to its cap by securing B Corporation certification. This prestigious recognition underscores the company’s steadfast dedication to upholding high standards of social and environmental responsibility in the events and conference industry. Earning B Corp status signifies Speakers Corner’s unwavering commitment to not only Read More

A2B Radio Cars paves the way in litter picking initiative

November 23, 2023 0

Birmingham’s biggest private hire operator, A2B Radio Cars, is setting an example for keeping the streets clean. In a bid to tackle cleanliness in the Midlands, the organisation has donated £1000 to Clean & Green voluntary community group and have co-hosted a community litter pick. A2B Radio Cars, a regional Read More